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House sends debt limit hike to Biden, staving off default

Oct. 13, 2021 07:01 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved a short-term increase to the nation's debt limit, ensuring the federal government can continue fully paying its bills into December and temporarily averting an unprecedented default that would have decimated the economy. The $480...

House sends debt limit hike to Biden, staving off default

Oct. 12, 2021 19:28 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of the House on Tuesday pushed through a short-term increase to the nation's debt limit, ensuring the federal government can continue fully paying its bills into December and temporarily averting an unprecedented default that would have decimated the economy. ...

Lawmaker arrested for allegedly violating protection order

Sep. 26, 2021 12:05 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania state representative was arrested Friday and has been charged with harassment and violation of a protection from abuse order filed by his wife in what his attorney says was a “domestic issue," a newspaper reported. The Philadelphia...