Webcast Of House Vote To Temporarily Suspend Debt Ceiling - UPDATE: Bill Adopted
UPDATE: *HOUSE HAS ENOUGH VOTES FOR DEBT-LIMIT BILL; VOTE IS CONTINUING
The House is now debating the "No Budget, No Pay" Delay-and-Pray bill debt-ceiling-extension and is due to vote around 1230ET. As CSPAN notes, the deal would raise the government's current $16.4 trillion debt limit until May 19. In exchange, the House and Senate must pass a budget resolution by April 15 or place members' salaries in an escrow account until the chamber acts. The bluff-calling continues...
Reps: 200 Yea, 32 Nay, 0 NV
Dems: 85 Yea, 109 Nay, 6 NV
Click image for link to live CSPAN coverage of the debate and vote...
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