Debt Ceiling Jumps Hurdle

By Tracie Potts

Published 02/12 2014 11:34AM

Updated 02/12 2014 11:44AM

America is one step closer to being able to pay its bills next month.

The effort to raise the debt limit and borrow more money for one more year passed its toughest hurdle. It passed the House.

The Senate could bring it up today. 

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