White House Open To Short-term Hike In Debt Limit

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October 07, 2013 AT 9:25 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Democrats intend to introduce legislation by mid-week to raise the nation's debt limit without the type of unrelated conditions Republicans have said they intend to seek, officials said Monday, as the White House signaled it would accept even a brief extension in borrowing authority to prevent an unprecedented default.