White House Pitches Budget ‘Framework’ With $555 Billion For Climate

October 28, 2021
President Joe Biden is pitching Hill Democrats on a “framework” for a sweeping budget package that calls for $555 billion in spending toward various climate- and environment-related programs, a move the White House says would represent a historic effort to combat global warming. In an Oct. 28 press release , the White House says Biden “is confident this is a framework that can pass both houses of Congress, and he looks forward to signing it into law.” The president was...

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