Debt Ceiling Debate Rule Meeting
In a very brief meeting, the House Rules Committee agreed to a rule for the debate on the debt ceiling agreement. The House chaplain was present at the meeting and was recognized by the committee chairman.
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David Dreier U.S. Representative [R] California
Virginia Foxx U.S. Representative [R] North Carolina
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Senate Debate on Debt Ceiling
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Senator Jeff Sessions on Debt Ceiling
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House Debate on Reid Debt Ceiling Plan
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Senate Debate on Raising the Debt Ceiling
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