Tag: Tax-and-Spend Bill

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Manchin Explains His Sudden Willingness to Endorse Tax-and-Spend Bill He Calls ‘a Great Piece of Legislation’

August 1, 2022


Sen. Joe Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat, infuriated Democrats by refusing to pass the Biden administration’s multi-trillion tax-and-spend “Build Back Better” agenda. At the time, he said it would stoke inflation. But now he’s agreed to approve elements of that […]