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Column: President Barack Obama can give in on debt limit deal

4:34 PM, Jan. 18, 2013
President Barack Obama speaks about the fiscal cliff as he takes questions from reporters, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
President Barack Obama speaks about the fiscal cliff as he takes questions from reporters, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
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Lots of lines are being drawn in the sand these days in Washington. On Monday, President Barack Obama said, "The full faith and credit of the United States of America is not a bargaining chip" when it comes to extending the nation's borrowing limit. Republicans, with equal firmness, have said that revenues are no longer on the negotiating table.

But sand being the fragile substance it is, these lines need not be viewed as immovable. In fact, because Obama was viewed as the victor in averting the "fiscal cliff" crisis, he could be in a better position to give ground on the debt limit extension and ...

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