Senate Republicans block new Schumer bid to suspend U.S. debt ceiling By Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday blocked an attempt by Democratic leader Chuck Schumer to hold a vote to suspend the federal debt limit. The measure would have permitted Democrats to unilaterally increase their borrowing authority, bypassing the usual 60 votes margin.
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