House Votes to Raise America's Debt Limit

Rare breakthrough in Congress as huge reversal from House Republicans raises debt ceiling with no limits.
3:00 | 02/11/14

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And president Francois Hollande is attending without a date. The house just voted to raise America's debt limit without any conditions. A clean resolution to a condition that sparked bitter feud, threats of shutdowns and threats of default. Jeff zellny, who is a huge reversal for house republicans. Huge reversal indeed and huge break through for the does function that really held this capital hoss tang for nearly three years. We've seen the government shutdown, the government pushed to the brink of default. This one vote ended all of that. 28 republicans joined all democrats to say it's enough of this infighting, at least for now. It's time for this to end. One republican lawmaker told me, George, our stomach is not still here for brinksmanship. The tea party had a stomach for that bringsmanship. They're not happy with speaker Boehner. They're so upset with speaker Boehner, they're calling for his ouster. But republicans immediate to pick smart battles. They want to keep the eye squarely focused on president Obama and that unpopular health care law in mid term elections and not make it about them, George. Thank you. The news on the debt limit combined with words from the new

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