WASHINGTON — Three Senate Democrats introduced a bill on Tuesday that they say is intended to significantly reduce the chances that either political party could use the debt limit to pursue unrelated policy changes.

The legislation, called the “Pay Our Bills Act,” was introduced by Sens. Chuck Schumer, from New York, Barbara Boxer from California, and Mazie Hirono from Hawaii. It allows Congress to disapprove debt-ceiling increases rather than approving them.

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