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

By: - August 12, 2022 5:00 pm
Steve Scalise

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana rebuked Democrats for bringing forward the package of climate, health and tax measures the House approved Friday, Aug. 12, 2022. He specifically chided proponents for including $80 billion to enhance technology and staffing at the Internal Revenue Service. (Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.