Senate Leaders Say They're Optimistic On Debt-Limit Accord


Representative Steve King, a Republican from Iowa, center, leaves a... News PhotoBudget,Capitol Building - Washington DC,Ceiling,Cliff,Debt,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Iowa,Legislator,Meeting,North America,Outdoors,Political Rally,Politics,The Americas,USA,United States Senate,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergRepresentative Steve King, a Republican from Iowa, center, leaves a House Republican caucus meeting at the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. The fiscal showdown in Washington entered its final stages as the House and Senate prepared competing plans that would end the 15-day-old government shutdown and prevent the U.S. from missing promised payments. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images