Progressives are raising the alarm over the potential impact this will have on Democrats ahead of the midterm elections.
He criticized his colleagues for supporting the massive defense fund but not the Democrats’ social spending bill.
Progressives in and out of Congress say corporate Democrats must “keep their word” and approve the $1.75 trillion bill.
Manchin said incentivizing the purchase of electric vehicles only from companies with unions would be “un-American.”
House Democrats are planning to vote on the reconciliation bill this week, but a Senate vote may still be weeks away.
Lobbyists are urging Republican senators to use parliamentary challenges to scrap drug-pricing language in the BBB Act.
An analysis finds that middle-class families would only get $20 for 2021 under the tax proposal.
Representative Suozzi aims to push through a tax break that favors wealthy homeowners in a handful of states.
The lawmaker warned of dire consequences for the U.S. and the Democratic Party if the reconciliation bill isn’t passed.
This comes as the Senate-approved bipartisan bill passed the House after 13 Republicans crossed the aisle to support it.