Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., ranking minority member on the House Budget Committee, is worried there will be a replay of the 2011 debt limit debacle this year, which compromised the credit rating of the U.S. for the first time in history and halted sales of state and local government series securities for municipal bond issuers.

Speaking at the Bloomberg Washington Summit Tuesday, Van Hollen said he is concerned that despite House Speaker John Boehner's best intentions to avoid a debt ceiling fight, he isn't certain the Speaker can round up enough votes, especially from Tea Party Republicans, to raise the limit.

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