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Biden Signs Inflation Reduction Act Into Law

President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law. The sweeping health care, tax, and climate bill represents the United States’ largest-ever financial commitment to combating climate change. From joking with Sen. Joe Manchin to hitting at GOP critics, President Biden was in great spirits at the momentous signing.

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Biden Signs Inflation Reduction Act Into Law

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    Biden Pats Himself on the Back

    President Biden touts the Inflation Reduction Act, his administration's signature piece of domestic legislation.

    Biden: “The bill I’m about to sign ... it’s about showing the American people that democracy still works in America.”

    Biden: “The bill I’m about to sign ... it’s about showing the American people that democracy still works in America.”

    Bill. I'm about to sign is not just about today, it's about tomorrow. It's about delivering progress and prosperity to American families. It's about …

    Biden Jokes With Manchin

    Biden jokes with Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) ahead of the signing: “Joe, I never had a doubt. Joe had an operation on his shoulder. I just want you to know it wasn’t because of anything we did.”

    Biden Calls Out His Critics

    Biden had no problem hitting at the critics ahead of signing the Inflation Reduction Act: “Too often we hand the biggest microphones to the critics and the cynics who delight in declaring failure while all those committed to making real progress do the hard work of governing.”

    Biden Signs IRA, Honors Manchin

    Biden hands Sen. Manchin the sole pen he used to sign the Inflation Reduction Act — and gives him a pointed look 👀

    Read More About The Law

    Here’s everything you need to know about the Inflation Reduction Act.

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