U.S. House Democrats send sweeping climate, health and tax legislation to Biden

The bill is a ‘historic victory for middle-class families and for our planet,’ U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle, D-2nd District, said

By: and - August 12, 2022 6:05 pm

The U.S. Capitol. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images/The Virginia Mercury).

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Friday cleared Democrats’ long-sought climate, health care and tax package, sending it to President Joe Biden for his signature.

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