The House of Representatives passed the almost $2 trillion Build Back Better bill on Friday and it now goes to the Senate. It passed 220-213, with just one Democrat voting against the bill.
The Build Back Better Act that just passed the House will provide universal pre-K, deliver tax cuts for the middle class, lower the costs of child care and health care, and launch an unprecedented effort to combat climate change.
Democrats erupted in cheers as the House passed Biden’s Build Back Better economic plan with a narrow 220-213 vote Friday morning.
What people are saying?
Joe Biden For too long, the economy has worked great for those at the top, while working families get squeezed. The Build Back Better Act will build an economy that works for everyone. With its passage in the House, we’re one step closer to getting this done.
Pramila Jayapal If Congress can pass a $778 BILLION defense bill without a second thought, then we can pass the Build Back Better Act and finally invest in working people. Let’s get our priorities straight.