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Pelosi to urge House to pass Biden inflation-reduction bill as is

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) -House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday she will ask members of the House of Representatives to pass without changes a $430 billion climate and prescription drug bill approved by U.S. Senate over the weekend, calling it a historic piece of legislation. Asked if she would ask lawmakers to pass the sweeping legislation as is, Pelosi said “yes.” “Our members are very pleased,” Pelosi told NBC’s “Today” show. “Quite a bit of what is in the bill is what we had worked (on) together – the House and Senate – to do.” The bill’s provisions on prescription drug costs were “histor…

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