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Biden salvages compromise $1.75trn Build Back Better bill in US as COP26 looms

Hold-out Democrats Manchin and Sinema sign up to proposed legislation stripped of provisions to phase out fossil fuels, but which might make it possible to slash America's emissions by 50-52% by 2030

28 October 2021 21:02 GMT Updated  17 December 2021 13:52 GMT