PBS NewsHour

Why Manchin, Sinema are holding out on reconciliation

Clip: 09/30/2021 | 12m 32s | Video has closed captioning.

As Democrats work to reach an agreement on trillions of dollars of government spending, the fate of the reconciliation bill's final cost — and the passage of the president's overall legislative agenda — largely hinges on support from two key, influential Democratic senators: West Virginia's Joe Manchin and Arizona's Kyrsten Sinema. Lisa Desjardins and Stephanie Sy break down their stances.

Aired: 09/30/21

Rating: NR

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