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Biden is heading to a meeting of world leaders with a massive new effort to fight the climate crisis - the biggest investment in his scaled-down $1.75 trillion spending plan

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Joe Biden.
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Biden unveiled a $555 billion effort to fight the climate crisis ahead of the UN climate summit in Glasgow this week.
This is the largest investment in his scaled-down $1.75 trillion framework for Democrats' social-spending bill.
It will help the US meets its goal to cut carbon emissions in half by 2030 and create green jobs.
When President Joe Biden heads to Scotland for a United Nations' climate aummit this week, he'll have a plan to address the climate crisis to unveil in front of other world leaders. Just under the wire on Thursday he unveiled a...
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Biden to Unveil $1.75 Trillion Tax and Spending Package

Biden to Unveil $1.75 Trillion Tax and Spending Package

30 days ago   |   By Arizona Daily Star

President Joe Biden is set Thursday to announce a framework $1.75 trillion tax and spending package that his administration believes will pass Congress. Bloomberg's Josh Wingrove reports on "Bloomberg The Open."
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Biden's Spending Framework Abandoned or Slashed Progressives Priorities. Here's the List

30 days ago   |   By Newsweek

The White House released an outline of a $1.75 trillion social-spending and climate package aimed at winning over congressional Democrats on Thursday.
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Watch live: Biden lays out next steps after unveiling $1.75 trillion social spending framework

30 days ago   |   By CNBC

Biden is scheduled to speak before leaving on an overseas trip to Europe for talks with Pope Francis, other leaders about climate, economy and other issues.
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Biden makes his case to House Democrats for a $1.75 trillion spending framework

30 days ago   |   By NPR

It does not include progressive priorities like paid family leave or measures to lower the costs of prescription drugs. Still, President Biden thinks it would pass both chambers.
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Here are all of Biden's progressive campaign promises that got cut from his $1.75 trillion social-spending package

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Sens. Bernie Sanders and Joe Manchin
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President Joe Biden announced a pared-down social spending framework on Thursday.
It appears to have been whittled down to win over centrist Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema.
Progressive priorities that Biden ran on like paid leave and free community college are gone.
President Joe Biden unveiled a $1.75 trillion framework for Democrats' social-spending bill on Thursday - nearly half the cost of the initial $3.5 trillion proposal. It's a far cry from the $6 trillion proposal that Sen. Bernie Sanders was drafting over the...
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Biden pitches $1.75T plan at Capitol, trying to unite Dems

30 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

President Joe Biden traveled to Capitol Hill early Thursday to make the case to House Democrats for a dramatically scaled-back domestic policy package, $1.75 trillion of social services and climate change programs the White House believes can pass the 50-50 Senate.
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Biden, Democratic Leaders Reach $1.75T Deal, Hoping to Break Agenda Logjam

30 days ago   |   By Newsweek

The $1.75 trillion price tag falls far short of the more than $3 trillion that Democrats had originally sought, after pushback from moderate Democratic Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema.
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Biden releases slimmed-down $1.75 trillion spending framework, cutting social benefits plan by over half

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Joe Biden.
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Joe Biden struck a $1.75 trillion deal with centrist holdouts Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema.
It's far less than many Democrats wanted to spend to provide new social benefits for Americans.
It's unclear whether the framework will gain support among progressives who wanted a much bigger plan.
President Joe Biden appears to have struck a deal with a pair of centrist holdouts, capping months of negotiations that bogged down the party and saw Democrats considerably curtail their ambitions to satisfy Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Kyrsten...
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