Published: Jul 25, 2011 11:58 AM EDT
Updated: Jul 25, 2011 10:58 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) - International stock markets have dropped today in reaction to the failure by leaders on Capitol Hill to reach a deal to raise the U.S. government's debt limit and avoid a possible default.  

House Speaker John Boehner  plans to discuss with his chamber today the GOP impasse with President Obama.