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AOC, progressive lawmakers call out moderate House Democrats over ‘concerns’ about $3.5 trillion reconciliation package

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and progressive House Democrats on Sunday pushed back against “concerns” raised by their moderate colleagues over the proposed $3.5 trillion reconciliation package that President Joe Biden and Democratic leaders want to pass in conjunction with a bipartisan $1 trillion infrastructure bill.

In a letter addressed to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a group of six moderates called on the California Democrat to bring the bipartisan package, which is on the cusp of passage in the Senate, up for a standalone vote, according to The Hill.

The moderates also expressed reservations about the $3.5 details ⇒

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