Democrats look to compromise on scaled-back spending plan

Democrats look to compromise on scaled-back spending plan

Democratic lawmakers are trying to compromise on a spending plan that they believe will be able to pass both the House and Senate. CBS News Chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes explains the growing concerns about the specifics of the…

President Joe Biden pitching legislative agenda at town hall

President Joe Biden pitching legislative agenda at town hall

President Joe Biden heads to Maryland on Thursday to make another public push for his infrastructure and social spending plans after trying to sell the policies to Pennsylvania taxpayers. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with…

Local Matters: Virginia governor's race currently tied, poll says

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race currently tied, poll says

A new Monmouth University poll shows the Virginia gubernatorial race is tied. Republican Glenn Youngkin has closed the gap with former governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat. Zach Montellaro, state politics reporter for Politico, joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss. CBSN…

Port of Long Beach executive director talks supply chain efforts

Port of Long Beach executive director talks supply chain efforts

President Joe Biden announced plan to address supply chain bottlenecks by expanding round-the-clock operations at key West Coast ports. Executive Director of the Port of Long Beach Mario Cordero joins Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss how the move could…

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill discusses social spending bill as Democrats negotiate cuts

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill discusses social spending bill as Democrats negotiate cuts

The size of President Biden’s proposed social spending bill could be significantly reduced after the president took a more prominent role in negotiations. The first major item that appears to be out is tuition-free community college, and guaranteed paid family…

White House looks to scale back massive social spending bill

White House looks to scale back massive social spending bill

President Biden and congressional Democrats are trying to hammer out an agreement on a reduced price tag for Mr. Biden’s social spending bill with the new target being between $1.9 trillion and $2.2 trillion. Meanwhile, the White House unveiled its…

Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

President Biden met with both progressive and moderate Congressional Democrats to work on passing a social spending bill. Plus, the Virginia governor’s race enters its final weeks with a focus on education. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang,…

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race

Atlanta mayor hits campaign trail for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia governor’s race

Several prominent Democrats are campaigning for Terry McAuliffe in his race for Virginia governor against Republican Glenn Youngkin next month. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms visited the commonwealth Sunday, and joined Lana Zak on CBSN to discuss the importance of…

President Biden promotes his social spending plan while it hangs in limbo in Congress

President Biden promotes his social spending plan while it hangs in limbo in Congress

President Biden hit the road on Friday to promote his social spending plan in Connecticut. CBS News’ Natalie Brand explains how the president says the plan will help families with child care. Then CBSN anchor Lana Zak and Politico White…

Historian on the potential threat former President Donald Trump's "Big Lie" presents

Historian on the potential threat former President Donald Trump’s “Big Lie” presents

Former President Donald Trump is clinging to his “Big Lie,” saying this week Republicans will not vote in the upcoming midterm and general elections until alleged voter fraud in 2020 is “solved.” Historian Timothy Snyder joined CBSN with a look…