Kelsey Snell

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To Fund The $3.5 Trillion Budget Plan, Democrats Aim To Undo Trump Tax Cuts

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Democrats are finalizing plans to fund President Biden's domestic agenda, largely by rolling back tax cuts for wealthy people and corporations passed by Republicans during the Trump years.

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A $3.5 Trillion Question: What Is Budget Reconciliation? Here's An Explainer

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Democrats are hoping to use a maneuver called budget reconciliation to pass a big $3.5 trillion economic plan over Republican objections. Here's what you need to know about the process.

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Democrats Hope To Undo Many Trump Tax Cuts To Fund Biden's $3.5 Trillion Budget Plan

Monday, September 13, 2021

A key House Democrat released a plan to increase taxes on corporations and top earners to help offset some of the cost of a plan for child care, community college and many other programs.

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Bernie Sanders Is Off To The Midwest, Aiming To Win Voters Over On The Spending Plan

Friday, August 27, 2021

Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders is off to Indiana and Iowa to sell voters on the $3.5 trillion spending plan. His goal is to convince them that big federal spending can improve their lives.

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Lawmakers In The House Narrowly Approved A $3.5 Trillion Budget Blueprint

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

The approval of the budget resolution follows an impasse between House leaders and centrist Democrats that threatened to derail progress on the vast majority of President Biden's domestic agenda.

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House Narrowly Approves $3.5 Trillion Budget Blueprint

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Speaker Nancy Pelosi pushed through a $3.5 trillion budget framework Tuesday after an impasse with centrist Democrats threatened to derail progress on President Biden's domestic agenda.

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An Impasse In The House Threatens To Derail A Part Of Biden's Domestic Agenda

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

House Democratic leaders aim to get President Biden's multi-trillion-dollar budget plan over a key hurdle. Voting came to a standstill Monday night as negotiations continue with moderate lawmakers.

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The Main Obstacle For Biden's Spending Plans? Members Of His Own Party

Monday, August 23, 2021

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is hoping to placate moderates as she moves to get a vote on a $3.5 trillion budget resolution. There are few signs that she'll be successful.

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The Senate Approves The $1 Trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill In A Historic Vote

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The vote is a victory for a group of bipartisan Senate negotiators who worked with the White House to craft the agreement. The measure faces an uphill path in the House.

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Democrats Count On Rare Bipartisan Votes To Pass Infrastructure Measure

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The U.S. Senate is poised to pass a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, before moving ahead to a $3.5 trillion spending effort that would encompass much of President Biden's domestic agenda.

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Senate Democrats Roll Child Care And Immigration Into A $3.5T Budget Framework

Monday, August 09, 2021

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer unveiled the plan that would begin a lengthy process of writing partisan spending bills. The plan omits the debt ceiling, which must be increased by Oct. 1.

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The Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Advances In The Senate

Saturday, August 07, 2021

The 67-27 vote clears the way for final Senate consideration and a looming showdown with progressive Democrats in the House.

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Where The Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Stands Now

Saturday, August 07, 2021

The epic bipartisan infrastructure bill is slated for a proceedural vote in the Senate today. It's a gauge of how much support it actually has.

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The Infrastructure Bill Includes Upgrades To Roads, Bridges And... Salmon Recovery?

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

The Senate is preparing to vote on a roughly $1 trillion infrastructure bill. The bill clocks in at roughly 2,700 pages with nearly $550 billion in new spending.

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Bill Would Give Minor League Baseball Teams Access To Financial Support

Monday, July 05, 2021

Among the businesses that the pandemic harmed were Minor League Baseball teams. The teams may get some economic relief, if a new bill in Congress gets through.

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'We Have A Deal': Biden Announces A Bipartisan Infrastructure Agreement With Senators

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

But the president cautioned that the bipartisan deal wouldn't be enacted without a separate proposal moving along with just Democratic support.

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Harris' Dinner For Female Senators Sees Women Bonding Amid A Divided Washington

Saturday, June 19, 2021

Washington may seem divided, but a recent dinner hosted by Vice President Kamala Harris for her former female colleagues in the Senate hints at something else: personal relationships.

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Update On Infrastructure Bill Negotiations

Saturday, June 12, 2021

A bipartisan group of 10 senators has a framework for an infrastructure deal that doesn't include any tax increases, but the White House isn't signed on and lawmakers are still working on the details.

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Moderate Democrats Flex Their Power In The Senate, Making Progressives Impatient

Friday, June 11, 2021

Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., are the most prominent moderates to oppose elements of President Biden's agenda, but they are likely not alone.

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10 Senators Say They Agree On Infrastructure 'Framework' — But There Are Few Details

Thursday, June 10, 2021

The bipartisan proposal would cost $1.2 trillion and include no tax hikes. But the senators themselves didn't release any details and party leaders have been mostly silent on the development.

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