08 August 2022


August 7, 20226:09 AM UTC U.S. Senate Democrats fend off amendments to $430 bln climate and drug bill (20)
By Richard Cowan A general view of the U.S. Capitol after United States Vice President Kamala Harris, voted on the Senate floor to break the 50-50 tie to proceed to the Inflation Reduction Act on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. August 6, 2022.
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings (12)
By LISA MASCARO August 7, 2022 GMT 1 of 2 The U. S Capitol, is seen on Friday, August 5, 2022 in Washington. Senate Democrats have agreed to eleventh-hour changes to their marquee economic legislation, they announced late Thursday, clearing the major impediment to pushing one of President Joe Biden's paramount election-year priorities through the chamber in coming days.
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate approval (24)
By Associated Press August 7, 2022 WASHINGTON (AP) - 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
US Senate Democrats Poised to Approve Climate, Tax Legislation (11)
August 07, 2022 12:10 PM Ken Bredemeier Washington - U.S. Senate Democrats, over uniform Republican opposition, are poised Sunday to approve sweeping legislation to combat climate change, trim health care costs and raise taxes on highly profitable corporations. The measure, a scaled-down version of President Joe Biden's long-stalled economic legislative plan, calls for the biggest U.S.
Biden steps out of the room and finds legacy-defining wins (6)
SEUNG MIN KIM and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press Aug. 7, 2022Updated: Aug. 7, 2022 12:01 p.m. This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate 14 1of14FILE - President Joe Biden speaks before signing two bills aimed at combating fraud in the COVID-19 small business relief programs Friday, Aug. 5, 2022, at the White House in Washington.
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