Articles by Ali Vitali Oct 25, 2021

Manchin puts paid family leave, Medicare vouchers on spending bill chopping block
Ali Vitali

The four weeks provision was recently presented as a compromise to the 12 weeks Biden initially proposed. Asked Monday if he had concerns about the paid leave proposal, Manchin said: "I'm concerned about an awful lot of things." Even if Democrats were to settle on four weeks paid parental leave, the . . .

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Democrats near deal on pared-back spending bill. Here is what's likely in — and out.
Ali Vitali

Here's a look at what's likely in the reconciliation bill, and what's probably out. WHAT’S (LIKELY) INA national four-week paid family and medical leave plan, down from the initially proposed 12 weeks. A one-year extension of the child tax credit. Originally expanded under the Covid relief bill, the . . .

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Trump CPAC speech to declare his political journey 'far from over'
Ali Vitali

ORLANDO — In a speech here Sunday to close out the Conservative Political Action Conference, former President Donald Trump will “declare that the incredible journey we began together four years ago is far from over,” coming right up to the line of announcing his 2024 intentions and laying out his vi . . .

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