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Sinema Backs Manchin-Schumer Spend-A-Thon

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  • Sinema said her support is contingent on changing tax provisions targeting the wealthy and corporations.
  • Republicans were counting on Sinema to balk at the legislation, allowing them to stop passage via reconciliation.
  • Manchin and Sinema, the Republicans’ best hope of stopping new spending bills, have instead aligned themselves with the far left of the Democrat Party.

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