Boehner says House won’t OK ‘clean’ bill
Democrats say votes there if speaker puts it on floor
Posted: October 7, 2013 at 12:33 a.m.
WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner stood his ground Sunday, insisting that his Republican House majority would not pass measures either to fund and reopen the entire federal government or to increase the nation’s soon-to-be-breached borrowing limit without concessions from President Barack Obama.
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