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After bitter showdown, House Democrats advance $3.5 trillion spending plan with Biden child allowance and tuition-free community college

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House Democrats advanced a $3.5 trillion spending plan in a party-line vote, making headway on a key part of President Joe Biden’s economic agenda after a major intraparty brawl. 

Democrats approved the budget blueprint in a 220-212 vote with every Republican in opposition. They relied on a procedural maneuver that packaged multiple bills together, including a rule setting debate boundaries, a voting rights bill, and an infrastructure bill.

“Passing this rule paves the way for the Building Back Better plan, which will forge legislative progress unseen in 50 years — that will stand for generations alongside the details ⇒

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