Democrats Intend to Change Filibuster Rules to Pass Debt Ceiling Raise

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Republicans try to block Democrats from raising the debt ceiling. Democrats see this as opportunity to change the rules about the filibuster. President Biden stated his approval for Democrats to create an exception to the rules and pass the debt ceiling raise with a simple majority. Mitch McConnell, Republican minority leader, said that if Democrats wanted to raise the debt ceiling, they should get the votes for it.