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Biden rallies support for social spending deal as House Democrats delay infrastructure vote

24 days ago   |   By CNBC

The House is delaying a vote on a bipartisan infrastructure bill as progressives push for a deal on President Joe Biden's larger spending plan.
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Infrastructure vote ‘ain't going to happen' until agreement on larger plan, Biden says

Infrastructure vote ‘ain't going to happen' until agreement on larger plan, Biden says

24 days ago   |   By Politico

President Joe Biden deflated the air of urgency around a bipartisan infrastructure vote and tamped down liberal dreams of a $3.5 trillion spending bill in a speech before House Democrats Friday that left some members fuming.
Biden discussed a price tag for his broader social spending bill of between $1.9 trillion and $2.3 trillion, far short of progressive push for $3.5 trillion - but one that he suggested Senate moderates could back. And he declared no infrastructure vote until a deal on that larger spending bill, dashing promises Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her leadership team had made to...
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