In the jump, what the president wants you to do to help resolve the debt ceiling standoff:
On Monday night, I asked the American people to make their voice heard in this debate, and the response was overwhelming. So please, to all the American people, keep it up. If you want to see a bipartisan compromise—a bill that can pass both houses of Congress and that I can sign—let your members of Congress know. Make a phone call. Send an email. Tweet. Keep the pressure on Washington, and we can get past this.