House and Senate Approve Debt Ceiling Increase

Posted on: February 14th, 2014 by NADO Admin

This week the House and Senate approved legislation to suspend the debt ceiling until March 15, 2015.  The House approved the measure on February 11 by a vote of 221 to 201 and the Senate voted 55 to 43 in favor of the legislation on February 12.  A temporary suspension of the debt limit through February 7 was included in legislation to end the federal government shutdown last October.

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