Biden budget plan would levy minimum tax on billionaires, boost national security

U.S. president sent a new $5.8 trillion budget request to Congress on Monday

By: - March 28, 2022 11:55 am
President Joe Biden

President Joe Biden used his first State of the Union address to reassert America as a leading global voice for democracy and condemn Russian President Vladimir Putin for starting an “unprovoked” war in Ukraine. (Saul Loeb/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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