Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Announcing An Agreement To Extend The Debt Ceiling Through December

October 7, 2021

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor to announce that an agreement has been reached to extend the debt ceiling. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

We have reached agreement to extend the debt ceiling through early December, and it's our hope that we can get this done as soon as today.