Top Democrats say a deal on Biden's social spending plan is imminent, but roadblocks remain


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Top Democrats say a deal on Biden's social spending plan is imminent, but roadblocks remain



Top Democrats on Capitol Hill say they’re close to a deal on the President’s Build Back Better bill, but there are still some roadblocks to overcome. CBS News senior White House Correspondent Ed O’Keefe tells us what major provision is now likely out of the bill, then speaks with CBSN anchor Lana Zak about the ongoing negotiations on how to pay for the legislation.

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  1. I hope this news cycle is inspiring people to read Yuri Bezmenov. The fact that we just found out the head honcho of beating the virus just tortures animals for kicks.
    So what does the Synagogue do? They take him off the tv so you can't see his face and then they keep following his plan to beat a virus we still can't even prove is real.

  2. Lower your expectations, folks, and stop complaining about bare store shelves, skeleton staffs and bad customer service that you enjoyed as recently as February 2020. The media will be marketing a poorer standard of living as the American system spirals downward.
    This is a steady phenomenon as media messaging talks about the evil of air conditioning or the positives of communal living. It’s not living in a flophouse. It’s communal living. It’s not being too poor to be a one room lodger. It’s sharing space. It’s a sales pitch. All of our media is propaganda, and this is selling you on a crappier lifestyle as morally superior or higher status.
    This is where a very culturally important segment of America plays a critical role. The left’s articulate class can fill paper jobs that pay well but there is an overproduction issue. There are many downwardly mobile, educated members of the left’s coalition that get nothing from the system or voting for the left except status points. These people have status within the system but are poor. What we get is a corps of people who can use interesting vocabulary and phrases to cover up their poverty. The PhD baristas sell the system’s garbage and spew its lines to influence everyone else.
    These people do not live in trailers. They live in tiny homes. A tiny home is a small dwelling on wheels that is green living and minimalist. Good little white urbanites can have a home to call their own in the city. A tiny home is also cope. These white urbanites cannot afford a single family dwelling or condo in the city but still want the status bump of being a homeowner and urbanite. They want it all but fail miserably. Their rationalization is that the trailer they live in is part of a new, hip movement.
    The marketing of a lower standard of living for Americans will get a boost from the climate change cult. Comparisons to the prosperous past will come with the qualification that it was bad for the environment. This is present in the tiny home messaging, and consuming less, living without air conditioning and not owning a car all fit into the lower carbon footprint push. It is embarrassing that the environmental movement allowed itself to become CO2 focused only, but we are talking about the same people who now see any political and economic policy only through a racial lens.
    “You‘ll own nothing and you’ll be happy,” was not just a throwaway line from a World Economic Forum’s video. That was a scripted line for a video with high production values for an elite audience. It was a focus group tested marketing pitch to sell being a serf to poor but systemically high status people. Not everyone, just the people who mold and shape opinions and culture. They won’t just live in the pod and eat the bug, they’ll love it, and they’ll tell you to love it, too.

  3. This deal has been going on forever. If I was part of a deal that didn't close sooner than this I would have been fired 5 times over. If people are not majority on the thing then change it till its impossible for people to say no.

  4. No point in passing a bill that has nothing in it. They need to start all over, and steamroll the barriers in the way.manchin n sinema have conflicts of interest and should be recused!

  5. After their pie in the sky bill is completely gutted by the responsible members of Congress. It’s like Custer screaming “we got a deal” when they agreed to spare the horses.

  6. I don't know why it got to be Joe Namath way or no way is that lady saying to the Democrat it's my way or the highway and they should this sad look we barter it down so much you are a piece of trash they should call him out for what he is he's a piece of trash are rich piece of trash

  7. Data was removed from the election machines in Arizona. Pre Obama, the FBI would be there like a shot ! This alone means decertification ! Unfortunately America, you now a 3rd world country !!

  8. Still thousands of Americans in Afghanistan. Biden shouldn't have left billions to the taliban terrorists.
    Then the ongoing illegal immigrant situation, shooting at our National Guard, being flown to other states, those who are known terrorists, cartell, sex traffickers, SARS Cov-2 carriers. Yet, as an American you will loose job if yoy don't take vaccine.
    Stop this anti-American administration.

  9. Just placing this here since no one in MSM will cover this – the USA is 29 Trillion Dollars in debt. Thats around 75K per US citizen, 300K per family of 4

    Would you start splurging if you were 300K in debt?

  10. “Your hand will find all Your enemies; Your right hand will find those who hate You. You shall make them as a fiery oven in the time of Your anger; The Lord shall swallow them up in His wrath, And the fire shall devour them. Their offspring You shall destroy from the earth, And their descendants from among the sons of men. For they intended evil against You; They devised a plot which they are not able to perform. Therefore You will make them turn their back; You will make ready Your arrows on Your string toward their faces. Be exalted, O Lord, in Your own strength! We will sing and praise Your power.”
    ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭21:8-13‬ ‭NKJV‬‬