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Senate Dems: Short-term debt-limit increase must also open government

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A senior Senate Democratic aide said “don’t assume” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) will accept the six-week debt-limit extension House Republicans are coalescing around.

Reid again called on Republicans to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling and pledged Democrats would then negotiate with them.

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