Videos: Debt-ceiling blame game

Support for House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) debt plan built Wednesday as GOP leaders urged their members to fall in line ahead of a Thursday vote on the measure.

It remains unclear whether they have the 217 votes needed for House passage. 

Meanwhile, Senate Democratic leaders called on Boehner to abandon his legislation, saying it would not receive a single vote in the upper chamber.

With cries of "enough already" and allegations of politicking, Democrats and Republicans have continued to blame each another for failing to reach a compromise on a deal. 

Click through to watch lawmakers from both sides take out their frustrations over the airwaves.

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