Biden tells House Democrats tuition-free community college is out of economic packagePresident Joe Biden informed House progressives Tuesday afternoon that the final bill to expand the social safety net is expected to drop tuition-free community college, a major White House priority, according to multiple sources familiar with the mater.
Biden Tells House Progressives Free Community College Nixed from Reconciliation Bill: Report
President Biden told House progressives on Tuesday that his proposal for free community college would not be included in the final reconciliation package being hammered out by Democrats, multiple sources told CNN.
Biden at CNN town hall: Medicare expansion, free community college likely out of social safety-net package
Biden spoke repeatedly about obstacles posed by Sens. Manchin and Sinema to key pieces of his economic agenda.
Biden tells House Democrats tuition-free community college is out of economic package
President Joe Biden informed House progressives Tuesday afternoon that the final bill to expand the social safety net is expected to drop tuition-free community college, a major White House priority, according to multiple sources familiar with the mater.
Biden focuses on climate, families in trimmed $2T plan
Scaling back his big government-overhaul plans, President Joe Biden has described a more-limited vision to Democratic lawmakers
Democrats set to cut free community college, climate program from Biden's economic plan as they trim price tag
Democrats will likely cut free community college and a key renewable energy program from their sprawling economic plan as they try to lower costs.
Democrats, Scaling Back Budget Bill, Press for Compromise by Week’s End
As they worked to shrink their marquee domestic policy bill, President Biden told Democrats that a proposal to provide two years of free community college would most likely have to be dropped.
Biden scales back $2T plan: free community college unlikely
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scaling down his ambitious domestic agenda, President Joe Biden has described a more limited vision to Democratic lawmakers of his $2 trillion package for addressing climate change and expanding social services.
Biden tells Democrats that package of up to $1.9 trillion should be new target of talks
The president met with key party members as they race to secure a pact.
Democrats Cut Spending Package To $1.9 Trillion, Drop Free Community College
President Joe Biden and Democrats continue to negotiate the final price tag of their spending package where both sides believe an agreement can be reached between $1.75 trillion and $1.9 trillion, after removing free community college and curtailing the child tax credit.
Jayapal says tuition-free community college 'probably won't' be in spending plan