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Kyrsten Sinema voices support for minimum corporate tax, breathing life into key funding source for Biden's agenda

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.
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Kyrsten Sinema backed a minimum corporate tax on Tuesday, giving new life to Biden's spending plans.
The proposal would tax large firms' profits at 15% and is estimated to raise between $300 billion and $400 billion.
Democrats are scrambling to finalize new tax proposals as they near an October 31 deadline for their infrastructure proposal.
After weeks of haggling over President Joe...
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WATCH: Sen. Kyrsten Sinema ignores a woman asking about her opposition to Biden's social spending bill: 'Your constituents are suffering'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.
Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema ignored a woman at the airport asking her questions about Biden's Build Back Better plan.
"Sorry about this," Sinema told GOP. Sen. Tim Scott, who was walking beside her at the airport.
Sinema is a key Democratic vote to pass Biden's massive spending bill.
A video posted to Twitter Monday night shows Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, a Democratic lawmaker who's resisted...
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