By Erik Wasson
Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) told reporters he is telling colleagues they should vote against any debt ceiling increase if the spending cuts tied to the bill are not sufficient.
Kyl told The Hill that he did not know what specific subject would come up at the Biden talks later on Tuesday. The talks began last Thursday.
Obama budget director Jack Lew met with Senate Democrats Tuesday and tried to sell them on the need to offer a debt trigger as part of the Biden talks.