House Passes Inflation Reduction Act in Party-Line Vote
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All House Democrats voted in favor of the bill, and no House Republicans supported it. While House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) called it a “fabulous bill,” House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) said Democrats knew it would “hurt low- and middle-income families.”
The bill now awaits President Joe Biden’s signature. With Biden and his family vacationing in South Carolina, it was unclear on Friday when the bill would officially become law.
Coverage was widespread but was often drowned out by coverage of the FBI’s espionage investigation of former President Donald Trump.
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