Key climate change program in Democrats' spending bill now in doubt

Key climate change program in Democrats’ spending bill now in doubt

Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of coal-rich West Virginia says he’s opposed to the “Clean Electricity Performance Program,” which is part of the multi-trillion dollar reconciliation bill his party is trying to pass. Environmental experts say the program is key to…

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…

Biden pushes infrastructure plan in Pennsylvania as Democrats near deal on spending bill

Biden pushes infrastructure plan in Pennsylvania as Democrats near deal on spending bill

President Biden visited Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday to promote key aspects of his economic agenda to working class Americans. Back in Washington, Democrats are inching closer to an agreement on a spending bill for investments in social and climate infrastructure.…

Colin Powell dies at 84 from COVID complications

Colin Powell dies at 84 from COVID complications

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin reacts to news of General Colin Powell’s death from COVID complications at the age of 84. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with more reactions to the death of the…

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…

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…

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…

Senator Mitch McConnell offers Democrats a short-term debt limit extension

Senator Mitch McConnell offers Democrats a short-term debt limit extension

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell made an offer to Democrats Wednesday that would temporarily extend the government’s borrowing ability, avoiding a default on its debts. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang, CBS News’ congressional correspondent Nikole Killion and…

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…