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GOP Rep. Garrett: Debt Limit Deal Must Delay or Defund Obamacare

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Garrett's comments come as new polling shows that a wide majority of Americans disapprove of how Republican lawmakers have approached negotiations over the debt limit. A new Washington Post-ABC News poll released Monday found that 70 percent of Americans have a negative view of how Republicans are handling negotiations over raising the debt ceiling.

Meanwhile, top Senate Democrats are planning to move forward with a clean debt limit increase bill this week.