Uncertainty could plague stock market even if government avoids shutdown this week

The U.S. Capitol Building is seen on July 23, 2021 in Washington, DC.
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Odds are good markets could look past a government shutdown if Congress fails to act this week, but the longer-term debt ceiling debate creates uncertainty and could hang like a cloud over markets until it's resolved.

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