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Synonyms for debt ceilingdebt ceil·ing

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  1. debt limit, debt ceilingnoun

    the maximum borrowing power of a governmental entity

    debt limit

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  1. Mark Walker:

    I worry about jeopardizing an agreement with such legislative games, the debt ceiling should be paired with significant fiscal and structural reforms.

  2. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn:

    There's not going to be any clean debt ceiling increase, but obviously, there's going to be a big package, perhaps, of everything from tax extenders to appropriation bills and the like.

  3. Roger Wicker:

    No. I am not voting to increase the debt ceiling.

  4. Dan Belton:

    It’s another indication of the cash-collateral imbalance in the financial system, and there does not appear to be significant relief in sight as Treasury cash balances are poised to continue to fall ahead of the debt ceiling deadline, and as Treasury bill issuance remains negative, the Fed has and will continue to relax any constraints to the facility which will keep rates from moving sustainably negative.

  5. Janet Yellen:

    All I can really tell you is that the debt ceiling comes back into effect on July 31, and there are a series of so-called ‘extraordinary measures’ that are ordinary in the sense that they’ve been used many times in the past, but it’s exceptionally challenging this time to try to figure out just how long those measures are going to last, in part because of higher and more volatile spending in revenue numbers associated with the state of the economy and the pandemic.

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