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**UPDATED: They did it anyway: S&P downgrades U.S. credit rating (and stumps for tax hikes)

Even after Washington lawmakers limped to the finish line last week and came up with a deal to raise the debt ceiling, Standard & Poors downgrades America’s credit rating for the first time … ever.

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