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Democrats tout California recall result ahead of 2022 midterms

Some Democrats touted California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s landslide victory Tuesday in a recall election as a good sign for their chances in the 2022 midterms, as some Republicans and strategists downplayed any connection between the result and what might happen in congressional races more than a year away.Democrats suggested that high turnout in the recall…

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Democrats’ tax plan would cut bills for most Americans -congressional estimate

Please try another search Economy2 hours ago (Sep 14, 2021 11:02PM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol Building is pictured in Washington, U.S., August 20, 2021. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz By Richard Cowan and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. tax code changes sought by Democrats in the House of Representatives to help fund $3.5…

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U.S. House Democrats seek to roll back Trump tax cuts for wealthy, corporations

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The skyline of lower Manhattan is seen before sunrise in New York City, U.S., July 17, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid 2/2 By David Lawder and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Leading Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday proposed a substantial roll-back of former President Donald Trump’s tax cuts, including…

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Sound On: Democrats Tax Proposal, Budget (Radio)

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House Democrats propose renewing Biden’s $300 monthly checks to families until 2025 in social spending package

House Democrats want to renew the Biden child tax credit until 2025. But that may set off a clash with Senate Democrats who are weighing a shorter timeline. The vast majority of American families can receive cash from the benefit program. LoadingSomething is loading. House Democrats are pressing to renew the revamped child tax credit…

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‘A Disgrace’: Democrats Block Bill Determining If COVID-19 Relief Went To Taliban

Democrats on the House Committee on Small Business blocked a bill Thursday that would’ve determined if federal COVID-19 relief funds were given to the Taliban.Ranking Member Blaine Luetkemeyer proposed the bill as an amendment during the committee’s markup of parts of Democrats’ $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation package on Thursday. If Luetkemeyer’s amendment was approved, Small…

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Democrats hit the gas on Biden’s multitrillion-dollar safety net bill

WASHINGTON — In a race against the clock, Democratic leaders in Congress are working frenetically to craft a multitrillion-dollar bill to expand the social safety net with plans to hit the gas and start moving it through the House this week.The House Ways and Means Committee released hundreds of pages of legislative text Tuesday and…

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‘Democrats Will Get Elected Over This’: Claire McCaskill Says Texas Abortion Law Will Hurt Republicans

September 05, 2021 2:00 PM ET Former Democratic Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill said Sunday that the new abortion law Texas passed would likely hurt Republicans.McCaskill joined “Meet the Press” to discuss the Texas law, which bans abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, and she argued that it would probably help more Democrats get…

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Democrats scramble to scrap filibuster, codify Roe v. Wade

The Supreme Court’s decision to let stand a Texas ban on most abortions has sent Democrats scrambling to safeguard abortion rights and to prevent the law from becoming a blueprint for other states. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Sunday the Senate should abolish the 60-vote filibuster threshold to help clear the way for Roe V. Wade…

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Democrats plot response to Texas anti-abortion law

Posted September 2, 2021 at 4:15pmDemocrats in the White House and on Capitol Hill are planning to respond to the Supreme Court’s allowing a law virtually banning abortion in Texas to take effect, but there was no clear path to counter the state law.White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday highlighted an announcement by…