Congressman James Clyburn discusses Democrats' standoff over Biden's agenda

Congressman James Clyburn discusses Democrats’ standoff over Biden’s agenda

As Democrats remain divided over the scope of President Biden’s agenda, the effort to pass two massive bills presses on. South Carolina Representative James Clyburn joined CBSN to discuss the latest on negotiations on Capitol Hill and more. CBSN is…

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

President Biden on Wednesday announced a plan to boost capacity at major ports in California and at companies like Walmart and UPS as supply chain backlogs threaten to worsen rising consumer prices. CBS News congressional reporter Nikole Killion, CBSN political…

Many Americans are unfamiliar with Biden's "Build Back Better" agenda

Many Americans are unfamiliar with Biden’s “Build Back Better” agenda

Despite widespread support for many of its policy proposals like lowering the cost of prescription drugs, new polling by CBS News shows many Americans don’t know what’s in President Biden’s “Build Back Better” plan. CBS News elections and surveys director…

Debt ceiling extension bill heads to House after late-night Senate vote

Debt ceiling extension bill heads to House after late-night Senate vote

The Senate voted to temporarily extend the debt ceiling to December 3 after Democrats and Republicans reached an agreement. But the deal is also spurring more partisan fighting and new intra-party feuds. CBS News’ Debra Alfarone reports and CBS News…

Democrats accept GOP's debt ceiling deal

Democrats accept GOP’s debt ceiling deal

Senate leaders reached a deal to raise the debt ceiling through December 3, preventing the government from defaulting on its debts. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes, co-author of Politico Playbook Tara Palmeri and National Journal’s “Against the…

President Biden sells his "Build Back Better" plan in Michigan

President Biden sells his “Build Back Better” plan in Michigan

President Biden is trying to shift the focus away from the price tag for his domestic agenda and on to what the bills actually seek to do for the American people. Speaking at a trade union training facility in Howell,…

President Biden blasts Republicans over the debt ceiling

President Biden blasts Republicans over the debt ceiling

President Biden is trying to fend off a political and economic crisis while trying to get key parts of his agenda through Congress. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN anchor Elaine Quijano and breaks down the…

President Biden says Republicans risk taking U.S. economy "over a cliff" amid debt ceiling stando…

President Biden says Republicans risk taking U.S. economy “over a cliff” amid debt ceiling stando…

In a speech Monday, President Biden discussed this months’ urgent deadline for Congress to take action to extend the government’s ability to borrow money and pay off its debts. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes, CBSN political contributor…

What is the impact of infrastructure bill on firefighting efforts across U.S.?

What is the impact of infrastructure bill on firefighting efforts across U.S.?

The roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill includes funding for a major investment in boosting salaries for firefighters and reducing the risk of wildfires. Riva Duncan, the executive secretary of the Grassroots Wildland Firefighters joins CBSN to discuss how this…

Where negotiations stand after House Democrats delay vote on infrastructure bill for second time

Where negotiations stand after House Democrats delay vote on infrastructure bill for second time

House Democrats delayed a vote on the bipartisan infrastructure deal for a second time, as progressive and moderate Democrats continue negotiating the larger bill. That multi-trillion dollar proposal focuses on addressing climate change and several social programs. Jennifer Shutt, budget…