Voting by proxy becomes business as usual in the U.S. House

By: - August 23, 2021 6:30 am

The Build Back Better measure includes popular proposals to extend an expanded child tax credit, establish universal pre-K, provide hundreds of billions in clean energy tax credits and others. But Sen. Joe Manchin, D-West Virginia, has objected to the funding of the child tax credit and the cost of the legislation, among other items. Photo by Russ Rohde/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.