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Democrats Have 'Reached Agreement On A Framework' For Reconciliation, Schumer Says

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Democratic members of the House and Senate have "reached agreement on a framework" for reconciliation, Chuck Schumer said Thursday.
Following a series of meetings between President Joe Biden and moderate and left-wing members of the Democratic Party, members have "reached agreement on a framework" for reconciliation, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said Thursday.

The framework "will pay for any final negotiated agreement, so the revenue side we have an agreement on," Schumer said.

Both Schumer and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi declined to give total dollar amounts for the reconciliation package, but Pelosi added that Democrats "wanted to make sure it was paid for. I'm a pay-go person. Pay as you go."

"We made great progress this morning because it's in the writing. You know you hear everyone come out talking about one thing or another, but we are writing legislation," Pelosi said. "When you are writing legislation…
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