Here’s what we know is in the scaled back Biden budget bill and what got cut

Here’s what we know is in the scaled back Biden budget bill and what got cut

This post was originally published on this site Arizona Sen. Sinema’s opposition to increasing taxes on corporations forced Democrats to rework how they pay for their spending bill. But negotiators have come up with an alternative they agree on. (Image credit: Pool/Getty Images)

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5 Veterans Quit Sinema’s Advisory Council

5 Veterans Quit Sinema’s Advisory Council

This post was originally published on this siteThe furious members accused the Arizona Democrat of “answering to big donors rather than your own people,” in the latest sign of the political pressure she faces.

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Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

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Report: Sinema Digs In Heels To Oppose Corporate Tax Hike While Blocking Reconciliation

Report: Sinema Digs In Heels To Oppose Corporate Tax Hike While Blocking Reconciliation

This post was originally published on this site At least part of the standstill over Democrats’ $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill is still rooted in Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s (D-AZ) refusal to up taxes on corporations and wealthy Americans, according to Insider.

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Biden’s soft-touch with Manchin, Sinema frustrates Democrats

Biden’s soft-touch with Manchin, Sinema frustrates Democrats

This post was originally published on this siteA growing number of Senate Democrats are getting impatient with President Biden’s kid-love approach to negotiating with Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.).Biden’s approach has involved a lot of facetime and personal attention,…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sends a warning to Pelosi and Schumer

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sends a warning to Pelosi and Schumer

This post was originally published on this site Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined seven of her fellow New York Democrats on Tuesday in issuing a warning to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer: Don’t cut funding for housing, transportation, or immigration reform from the emerging reconciliation bill...

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United against higher spending, centrist Democrats don’t agree on what to cut or keep

United against higher spending, centrist Democrats don’t agree on what to cut or keep

This post was originally published on this site Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema are the two holdouts as Democrats and the White House try to reach a deal on a sweeping spending bill. But their policy demands may put them at odds. (Image credit: Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg/Getty Images)

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With Biden Agenda at Stake, Activists Target Sinema, Dividing Democrats

With Biden Agenda at Stake, Activists Target Sinema, Dividing Democrats

This post was originally published on this siteProgressive activists have adopted more aggressive tactics against Senator Kyrsten Sinema and other centrist holdouts as she declined to answer questions and the stakes for President Biden’s agenda have risen.

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Ruben Gallego is left’s favorite to take on Sinema

Ruben Gallego is left’s favorite to take on Sinema

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Ruben Gallego (D) has emerged as an early favorite to primary Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D) in Arizona as fury on the left grows over her opposition to the party’s sweeping reconciliation package.As Democrats’ patience with Sinema runs out amid…

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