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House Ways and Means Holds Hearing on Debt Limit

Washington, DC
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

The House Ways and Means Committee holds a hearing on the national debt limit on Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

This hearing examines the history of the debt limit, how past Congresses and Presidents have negotiated and raised the limit and whether the Constitution provides options to the Executive Branch when the debt limit is reached. 

Updated: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:40pm (ET)

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