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House faces tough vote on $1.9 trillion more debt

• AP
Facing a politically excruciating vote, House Democratic leaders are counting on new budget deficit curbs to help smooth the way for a bill allowing the government to go $1.9 trillion deeper into debt over the next year — or about $6,000 more for every U.S. resident.
The debt measure set for a House vote Thursday would raise the cap on federal borrowing to $14.3 trillion.

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Comment by Lola Flores
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 I seriously doubt this will be a tough sell. When it comes to taking the people's money and screwing them, there are no arguments