House Republicans have decided not to use the debt ceiling as a negotiating tactic right now.
They will vote Wednesday to raise America's borrowing limit without forcing a showdown over spending cuts.
Over the past few years the GOP has refused to raise the debt ceiling to try to force President Obama to rein in his annual trillion-dollar deficits.
Critics accused them of holding America's economy hostage by using the debt ceiling as a bargaining chip.
But House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio...