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House Democrats plow ahead with social spending bill

House Democrats plow ahead with social spending bill

From: Axios

House Democratic leaders say they're undeterred by a poor showing in Tuesday’s elections, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announcing steps to advance President Biden's $1.75 trillion social spending package.

Driving the news: Pelosi announced in a letter to House Democrats new text for the bill, which will be presented to the House Rules Committee on Wednesday, a step toward an eventual vote in the House. She also said it will include a provision for paid family leave.

Between the lines: In the letter, Pelosi wrote: “We must strive to find common ground in the legislation.”

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