President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner take part in debt ceiling talks.
President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner take part in debt ceiling talks. AP Photo/Charles Dharapak
President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner take part in debt ceiling talks. AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

Obama's stands may help him in 2012, but not in Congress

August 04, 2011 3:29 PM