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Biden to France's Macron: What we did was clumsy

President Joe Biden told French President Emmanuel Macron that France was an important friend and said the US was "clumsy" in the way the submarine deal with Australia that led to Canberra bailing on a deal with France was handled.

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Manchin resists billionaire tax

Sen. Joe Manchin on Wednesday resisted a last-ditch move by Democrats to impose a new tax on billionaires to help pay for President Joe Biden's sweeping social safety net plan, the latest sign of the major headwinds facing the White House as it tries to lock down a deal to advance the ambitious agenda.

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Liberals express concerns over concessions to Manchin and Sinema

Democrats are once again on track to miss a self-imposed deadline to reach a deal on President Joe Biden's sweeping social safety net plan by the end of the week, as progressive Democrats confront the reality that many of their top priorities are going to be scrapped in a last-minute round of negotiation.

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Treasury secretary: 'It's flirting with a self-inflicted crisis'

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Thursday that the debate over the US debt ceiling amounts to "flirting with a self-inflicted crisis" but that everyone "breathed a sigh of relief" after Democrats and Republicans reached a deal to avert economic disaster.

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Key GOP senators call out Mitch McConnell

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is facing push back from members of his own party after he agreed to a deal with Democrats to extend the debt ceiling until December.

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Schumer announces deal to extend debt ceiling through early December

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Thursday morning that a deal has been reached for an extension of the nation's debt ceiling through early December, a major breakthrough to avert economic disaster that comes after weeks of partisan deadlock over how to resolve the issue.

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Democrats scramble to secure a deal on a major economic package and resolve divisions that also jeopardize the infrastructure bill

President Joe Biden is heading to Capitol Hill on Friday afternoon as congressional Democratic leaders scramble to secure a last-minute deal on a major economic package and find a way to resolve divisions between moderates and progressives that have put passage of the package and a separate bipartisan infrastructure bill in jeopardy.

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