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The Hill: Senate Democrats to call for 'McConnell rule' on debt ceiling

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(thehill.com) A group of Senate Democrats is slated Tuesday to introduce a plan allowing the president to raise the debt ceiling without the approval of Congress — a tactic dubbed the McConnell Rule. The plan hinges on a solution devised by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).

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