Manchin and U.S. Senate Democrats strike a deal on major health, climate, tax package

Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 would allow government negotiation on some Medicare prescription drugs, end corporate tax loopholes

By: and - July 27, 2022 5:53 pm
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin

In this file photo, U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) makes a statement in the Senate TV Studio on Capitol Hill on Nov. 1, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Manchin spoke about his approach during Democratic negotiations on the Biden administration’s legislative agenda. (Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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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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