Weekly Roundup: July 29, 2022 : The NPR Politics Podcast President Biden scored a major legislative victory this week as West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin agreed to back the administration's Inflation Reduction Act in the Senate. But, what could the bill do if passed, and will it help an economy some argue is either close to — or already in — a recession?

This episode: political correspondent Susan Davis, congressional correspondent Deirdre Walsh, White House correspondent Franco Ordoñez, and business correspondent David Gura.

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Weekly Roundup: July 29, 2022

Weekly Roundup: July 29, 2022

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President Biden departs the White House State Dining Room after speaking about the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 on July 28, 2022 in Washington, DC. In a major reversal, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced his support for the legislation that includes provisions for climate change, tax hikes on corporations & health care subsidies. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images) Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption

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President Biden scored a major legislative victory this week as West Virginia Democrat Joe Manchin agreed to back the administration's Inflation Reduction Act in the Senate. But, what could the bill do if passed, and will it help an economy some argue is either close to — or already in — a recession?

This episode: political correspondent Susan Davis, congressional correspondent Deirdre Walsh, White House correspondent Franco Ordoñez, and business correspondent David Gura.

Support the show and unlock sponsor-free listening with a subscription to The NPR Politics Podcast Plus. Learn more at plus.npr.org/politics

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Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org
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