Post Politics Now: Biden to host White House celebration of the Inflation Reduction Act

Post Politics Now: Biden To Host White House Celebration Of The Inflation Reduction Act - O2Zkmgbtaai63Igwifjjtp7L2U

Thousands of supporters from across the country are expected at the White House on Tuesday as President Biden stages a celebration of the Inflation Reduction Act, a sprawling new law that aims to lower prescription drug costs, address global warming, raise taxes on some billion-dollar corporations and reduce the federal deficit.

In addition to members of Congress and his Cabinet, Biden has invited governors, mayors, climate and environmental leaders, health-care activists, union workers and others to join him on the South Lawn to celebrate what Biden will call β€œone of the most consequential pieces of legislation in American history,” according to a White House official who spoke on the condition of anonymity to preview the event.

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This article was written by John Wagner and originally published on www.washingtonpost.com