Tag Archive: Debt Ceiling Limit

House Votes to Increase Debt Limit

September 22, 2021 5:12 pm Published by

Last night, the House voted to pass legislation to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the month and suspend the nation’s borrowing limit. The party line vote was 220-211.  

President Signs Two-Year Budget Deal

November 4, 2015 11:52 am Published by

On Monday, President Barack Obama signed a two-year budget agreement that raises the debt ceiling until March 2017 and lifts spending limits through September 2017.

Two-Year Budget Deal Proposed

October 28, 2015 11:58 am Published by

On Monday, the White House and Congressional leaders reached a two-year bipartisan budget deal that would, among other items, raise the Budget Control Act caps by $80 billion and increase the government’s borrowing authority.

Busy Hill Agenda: Debt, Budget and Reconciliation

October 22, 2015 10:16 am Published by

Late last week, the Treasury Department moved up the deadline for raising the government's borrowing authority from Nov. 5 to Nov. 3, putting additional pressure on House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) to raise the debt limit before he resigns.