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Senate Tiebreaker Approves Sweeping Economic Package

1 month ago   |   By Newser

Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage Sunday, a hard-fought compromise less sweeping than President Biden's original domestic vision but one that still meets deep-rooted party goals of slowing global warming, moderating pharmaceutical costs, and taxing immense corporations. The estimated $740 billion package heads next to the House,...
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Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal; House to vote next

Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal; House to vote next

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By ALAN FRAM and LISA MASCARO
WASHINGTON - Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage Sunday, a hard-fought compromise less ambitious than President Joe Biden's original domestic vision but one that still meets deep-rooted party goals of slowing global warming, moderating pharmaceutical costs and taxing immense corporations.
The estimated $740 billion package heads next to the House, where lawmakers are poised to deliver on Biden's priorities, a stunning turnaround of what had seemed a lost and doomed effort that suddenly roared back to political life...
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Democrats Push Climate and Health Care Priorities Toward Senate Approval

1 month ago   |   By Time

WASHINGTON - Democrats drove their election-year economic package toward Senate approval early Sunday, debating a measure with less ambition than President Joe Biden's original domestic vision but that touches deep-rooted party dreams of slowing global warming , moderating pharmaceutical costs and taxing immense corporations .
Debate began Saturday and by early Sunday morning, Democrats had swatted down over a dozen Republican amendments designed to torpedo the legislation or create campaign ads attacking Democratic senators. Despite unanimous GOP opposition, Democratic unity in the 50-50...
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