BREAKING: House Passes Bill to Suspend Debt Ceiling Until May 19
The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill that suspends the debt ceiling until May 19, staving off a potential default on U.S. debt and other negative consequences.
It also aims to force Congress to pass a budget by putting members’ pay in jeopardy. The measure, which the White House previously said it would approve, will now head to the Democratic-controlled Senate.
Don't want to keep checking back here for the latest from Fox News? That's cool. We'll come to you ...
Connect with Fox News
Get More Fox!
GretaWire.com is the official blog of Greta Van Susteren. Get Greta’s breaking news alerts, pictures, videos, polls, and behind-the-scenes exclusives. Plus, speak out on open threads, as well as the live chat page. Connect to the GretaWire community ... and to Greta herself!
Fox News Channel presents an exciting new feature series, My America with Elisabeth Hasselbeck. From the quirky to the inspirational, "My America" reveals who we are as a nation – driven, passionate and uniquely American. Watch the latest installment, an up-close look at the beloved Oscar Mayer Wienermobile!