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Debt deal: Text of Budget Control Act. Read it here

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WASHINGTON--The pending Budget Control Act, as agreed to by House and Senate leaders on Sunday raises the deficit ceiling and puts in place a two-step process to force federal spending cuts. The House and Senate must vote to approve the measure and send it to President Obama to sign to become law. READ THE TEXT HERE. DEBT_016_xml.pdf

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