GOP Backs Off Fight on Debt Limit – Wall Street Journal

//GOP Backs Off Fight on Debt Limit – Wall Street Journal

GOP Backs Off Fight on Debt Limit – Wall Street Journal

Updated Feb. 11, 2014 3:19 p.m. ET

WASHINGTON—The U.S. House prepared to move quickly Tuesday to extend the nation’s borrowing limit through March 2015 without added amendments or conditions, in a major retreat from a Republican strategy of demanding concessions in exchange for a debt-limit increase.

The House is expected to vote Tuesday evening on legislation that suspends the debt ceiling until March 16, 2015, which will put off debate over the issue until after the 2014 midterm elections. The Tuesday-night vote was set to avoid a forecast snowstorm and…


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