Democrats’ infrastructure bills don’t go far enough on cleaning up the power grid
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Democrats’ infrastructure bills don’t go far enough on cleaning up the power grid

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the House Speaker, rallied Democrats Tuesday morning to pass two ambitious bills that are at the heart President Biden's
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Rep. Cori Bush blasts Sen. Manchin, says opposition to the reconciliation bill is 'anti-Black, anti-child, anti-woman, and anti-immigrant'

Rep. Cori Bush criticized Sen. Joe Manchin for his opposition to the Build back Better framework. Manchin was one of the two main stumbling blocks
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Joe Manchin blasts 'out-of-stater' Bernie Sanders over infrastructure op-ed in West Virginia newspaper

On Friday, the dispute between Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont (Democratic) and moderate Democratic Senator Joe Manchin (Democratic)
Sinema rakes in Pharma and finance cash amid reconciliation negotiations
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Sinema rakes in Pharma and finance cash amid reconciliation negotiations

Sinemas office didn't respond to a request of comment. Pharmaceutical industry has spent millions on advertising and lobbying to oppose new
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Kyrsten Sinema is reportedly threatening to hold Biden's agenda hostage. She wants to pass the bipartisan roads-and-bridges bill now.

Senator Kyrsten Sinema, Arizona. Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images Reuters reported that Sinema will not support a larger Democratic
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Democrats are already floating another social spending bill to 'put Republicans on the spot' on popular benefit expansions before the 2022 midterms

Nancy Pelosi (D–CA) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi Some Democrats are open for another reconciliation bill in the
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After conceding to a debt limit extension Mitch McConnell criticized Chuck Schumer's leadership in a scathing letter to President Biden

McConnell and Senate Republicans repeatedly blocked efforts to raise the debt limit. McConnell reversed his course Wednesday and granted a two-month
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Bernie Sanders just spent 15 minutes lambasting Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema for holding up the Democrats' reconciliation bill, accusing them of 'sabotage'

After a vote on October 5, 2021, Bernie Sanders, an independent senator from Vermont, speaks with reporters after he has left the US Capitol. Kevin
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McConnell Offers Democrats An Emergency Debt Limit Increase Through December To Avert Historic Default

Topline After weeks of inaction, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R. Ky.) offered Democrats Wednesday an option to temporarily increase the
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Biden says it's 'a real possibility' that Democrats could blow a one-time hole in filibuster to prevent disastrous debt default

After stepping off Marine One, President Joe Biden waved as he walked on the Ellipse. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Biden announced Tuesday night