Biden’s cornerstone climate and health bill back before the Senate

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Washington (AFP) – After 18 months, a possible victory for Joe Biden’s social and climate reform legislation seems within reach: Congress on Saturday will begin debating a revised version of the US President’s cornerstone bill, the fruit of numerous compromises with those on his party’s right. Biden, who took office promising big reforms, is calling the bill “a gamechanger for working families.” The legislation — officially the Inflation Reduction Act — includes $370 billion towards ambitious climate goals and $64 billion for health care. That would make it the largest investment yet in clea…

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