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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during the House's vote to pass the Build Back Better Act, in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, November 19, 2021. (Getty/Jim Watson/AFP)

STATEMENT: House Passage of Build Back Better Act Is Historic Action To Tackle the Climate Crisis, CAP’s John Podesta Says

Washington, D.C. – Following the U.S. House of Representatives’ vote to pass the Build Back Better Act, John Podesta, founder of the Center for American Progress and chair of the board of directors, issued the following statement:

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The Build Back Better Act Substantially Expands Child Care Assistance Article
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The Build Back Better Act Substantially Expands Child Care Assistance

The Build Back Better Act ensures child care assistance for 16 times as many young children as under current law, and in some states, it would help state child care agencies reach more than 25 times as many children and their families.

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President Biden’s Economic Agenda Will Help Make Life More Affordable Without Adding To Inflation Article
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President Biden’s Economic Agenda Will Help Make Life More Affordable Without Adding To Inflation

The Build Back Better Act and the already enacted bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will help reduce inflationary pressures in the coming years and lower costs on essentials such as prescription drugs, energy, child care, and housing.

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