WASHINGTON, April 26- U.S. House of Representatives Republican leader Kevin McCarthy said on Tuesday he is "hopeful" lawmakers can move legislation on Puerto Rico out of the House before the U.S. territory must make a $1.55 billion debt payment in July. But lawmakers will not be able to address the island's fiscal crisis before May 1, when Puerto Rico is due to make a...
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Rep. Peter King, (R-N.Y.), and Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing director, discuss the chaos in the House of Representatives.
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