Published: Aug 01, 2011 11:49 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 01, 2011 10:49 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) - If the House and the Senate approve the debt deal, it would immediately increase the government's borrowing limit by $400 billion. President Obama could order another $500 billion this fall unless Congress says no. And up to $1.5 trillion more would be available if certain requirements were met.