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The President cannot raise the debt ceiling. Only Congress can do that.

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How many times was the debt ceiling raised under reagen?

The National Debt Ceiling was raised 18 times while Reagan was president.

How many time has congress raised he debt ceiling under Obama?

First, it should be noted that the debt ceiling has been repeatedly raised over the past four decades. Under President Reagan, for example, it was raised as much as 17 times. Under both President George H.W. Bush and President Clinton, it was raised four times. Under President George W. Bush, it was raised seven times. And so far, under President Obama, it has been raised on four occasions.

How many times has the debt ceiling been raised since the inception of the debt ceiling?

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How many times was the debt ceiling raised when Bill Clinton was in office?

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How many times has the debt ceiling been raised under Bush?

The debt ceiling was raised seven times under the Bush administration (from 2000-2008).From a Sept 2008 CBS story: "Buried deep in the hundred pages of bailout legislation is a provision that would raise the statutory ceiling on the national debt to $11.315 trillion. It'll be the 7th time the debt limit has been raised during this administration. In fact it was just two months ago, on July 30, that President Bush signed the Housing and Economic Recovery Act, which contained a provision raising the debt ceiling to $10.615 trillion."

How many time has president reagon raise the debt ceiling?

The debt ceiling has been raised 90 times since 1939 (including August 2011). Reagan holds the record - 18 times.

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