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Democrats Risk Showdown by Omitting Debt Ceiling Raise in $3.5 Trillion Trojan Horse Package

Congressional Democrats omitted instructions for raising the debt ceiling in the $3.5 trillion infrastructure package, risking a showdown with Republicans over the debt limit in September.

“The budget blueprint is expected to be voted on this week in the Senate soon after final passage of the Biden’s bipartisan $550 billion infrastructure package,” Bloomberg reported Monday. “It allows Democrats to bypass Republicans to expand the social safety net and raise taxes on the wealthy and corporations.”

The text of the bill was released after Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told congressional Democrats on Monday the debt limit ceiling should not be lifted in the reconciliation package.

Yellen told Congress to increase the debt ceiling via “regular order”:

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