All 50 Republicans and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va) voted against the bill, killing its chances of passing with a 51-49 vote.
Manchin said he tried "everything humanly possible" to try to get the deal done.
December 19, 2021
Biden said Democrats will continue to work together "over the days and weeks ahead" to get the legislation passed.
December 16, 2021
Manchin expressed concerns over inflation and relying on temporary programs.
December 13, 2021
Biden delayed his trip to Europe by a few hours to meet with House Democrats at Capitol Hill on Thursday morning.
October 28, 2021
Biden looks to finalize an agreement before he heads to Europe for eight days beginning on Thursday.
October 25, 2021
Biden met with the two men as he tries to hammer out a deal on two key pieces of legislation before he departs the country on Thursday.
October 24, 2021
Joe Manchin is one of two Democrats who are opposing key parts of Biden's package.
October 21, 2021
Biden begins making major cuts to economic package as October 31 deadline draws closer.
October 19, 2021