Biden signs $430 billion climate, health and tax bill

President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed into law a $430 billion bill that is considered the largest climate package in US history, designed to reduce national greenhouse gas emissions as well as prices prescription drugs.

At a White House event, Biden was joined by Democratic leaders, including Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia, whose support was crucial in passing the Cut Inflation Act according to party lines after he initially opposed a similar measure.

“Joe, we never doubted,” Biden said of Manchin.

By Nandita Bose and Steve Holland; Editing by Leslie Adler

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