House Approves Unprecedented Funding For Biden Climate Agenda

November 19, 2021
After months of intra-party debate, House Democrats have approved a roughly $1.75 trillion budget “reconciliation” package with over $550 billion in climate-related measures, bringing a major portion of the Biden climate agenda closer to enactment as the administration strives to cement global leadership on the issue. Yet, the House’s 220-213 vote on Nov. 19 to advance H.R. 5376, the Build Back Better Act, focuses debate on the Senate, which is all but certain to change at least some aspects of...

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