Boehner 'will not block vote on Senate budget bill'

Republican House Speaker John Boehner has said he will not block a vote in the House of Representatives on the Senate deal to end the debt crisis.

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Senate agree US debt bill

The US Senate has passed a bill to raise the debt ceiling and avoid a potential default. It will now be sent to the House of Representatives for a final vote. President Obama has said he will sign the bill "immediately" after the House vote.