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‘All Bets Are Off’: Republicans Walk Back Support For Infrastructure Bill After Biden Ties It To Social Spending Package

Topline Many House Republicans, who had previously stated that they would support a $1.2 billion infrastructure bill, have shifted to more opposing
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Biden floats $2 trillion price tag social spending package, pushing for cuts to salvage his economic plans

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Biden advised progressives to lower the price for the party's reconciliation bill. Henry Cuellar, a
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Biden To Visit Democrats On The Hill As Some Fume About His Absence

Topline On Friday, President Joe Biden will make a brief stop down Pennsylvania Avenue in order to meet with Democrats at Capitol Hill. This comes
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Nancy Pelosi bails on a vote for Biden's bipartisan infrastructure bill as House progressives launch full revolt

Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Speaker of the House, meets reporters at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday, July 22, 2021. Pelosi spoke out about her
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Nancy Pelosi bails on a vote for Biden's bipartisan infrastructure bill as House progressives launch full revolt

Pelosi voted against the planned vote on Thursday for the bipartisan infrastructure bill. It is a setback for Biden's domestic agenda, as Democratic
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Manchin Sets $1.5 Trillion Ceiling For Democrats’ Reconciliation Bill

Topline On Thursday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D.W.Va.), stated that he supports a $1.5 trillion price tag on Democrats' budget reconciliation bill. This
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Dow Tumbles 450 Points As D.C. Uncertainty Fuels Stock Market's Worst Month Of 2021

Topline Stocks plunged sharply on Thursday afternoon as Washington, D.C. lawmakers struggled to agree to spending measures that investors had been
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Yellen lends support for effort to remove the debt ceiling altogether

She pointed out that Congress decides on taxes and spending and should be able to fulfill those obligations. A bill was introduced in May to repeal
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Manchin Says Reconciliation Deal ‘Not Possible’ Before Infrastructure Vote

Topline On Wednesday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D.W.Va.), rejected the notion that he could reach a deal on broad strokes of a social-spending package with
Barcelona financial crisis deepens as LaLiga cut €300m from spending cap
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Barcelona financial crisis deepens as LaLiga cut €300m from spending cap

Julien Laurens speaks following Ansu Fati's Barcelona victory against Levante in LaLiga. (1:21). After LaLiga reduced their spending limit by 300