Wednesday, May 18, 2011

‘Gang of Six’ Collapses on Itself : Roll Call News

‘Gang of Six’ Collapses on Itself : Roll Call News

Hopes for a grand bipartisan debt limit deal took a big hit Tuesday after Sen. Tom Coburn pulled out of the “gang of six” talks.

“I’m not planning on participating at this time,” the Oklahoma Republican told reporters, citing an impasse on entitlement spending.

Fellow GOP gang of six member Sen. Saxby Chambliss (Ga.) said the group would not go on as a “gang of five.”

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