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Lew presses Congress on debt cap

Stopgap measures to run out in less than 3 weeks, letter says

Posted: February 8, 2014 at 2:11 a.m.

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Friday that U.S. borrowing authority might not last past Feb. 27 and urged Congress to raise the debt ceiling as soon as possible.

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