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Biden puts bipartisan bill on hold after showdown with progressive

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The president told House Democrats in a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill to lower the price tag to between $1.9 and $2.3 trillion — closer to what Senator Manchin is demanding. But progressives say even a smaller bill must address their priorities: housing, climate change, childcare, eldercare and paid family leave, immigration and a Medicare expansion.

Appearing:Chuck Todd
Tags: dc, election, government, Meet The Press, mtp, politics, washington, washington d.c.
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