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House Sets Vote On Raising Debt Limit

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House Sets Vote On Raising Debt Limit

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House Sets Vote On Raising Debt Limit

House Sets Vote On Raising Debt Limit

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House leaders have had weeks to come up with a plan to deal with the nation's debt limit. Now, the day before they want to leave town for a break, it appears they've essentially decided to throw in the towel. They plan to put a bill on the House floor raising the debt ceiling for a year without any conditions attached.