NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The U.S. economy faces a potential dual crisis as the calendar shifts to October. The Republicans in the House want to defund Obamacare, which begins to take effect on Oct. 1, and they want to attach reforms and budget cuts to raising the debt ceiling. Estimates are that the government will run out of money to pay its bills around Oct. 17.Midnight tonight is the deadline for Congress to sign a budget deal. Without a compromise federal agencies will temporarily close and non-essential government workers would not report for work on Oct. 1.
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