Biden administration outlines scaled-back $1.75 tril. policy package

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The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled a drastically scaled-down $1.75 trillion policy framework aimed at enhancing education, expanding health care and investing in clean energy. The move came just ahead of Biden's departure to Europe, where he hopes to make the case during U.N. climate summit talks in Britain that the United States is taking the lead in the world's efforts to fight global warming. "It's a framework that will create millions of jobs, grow the economy, invest in our nation and our people," Biden said at the White House, adding it will also turn the...

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