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Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX), who has been considered either undecided or a no vote for Speaker Boehner’s debt plan, tells reporters he’s now a yes vote.

Does Boehner have the votes now? “Apparently not, or we’d be upstairs voting,” Burgess said.

As for Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ), he told reporters, “I haven’t changed my mind about anything … I’m looking for a restroom, you gonna follow me in?” Franks is considered a “No” vote.

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