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Democrats at Odds Over EV Tax Credit in Manchin-Schumer Bill

  • Michigan’s Stabenow working to tweak Manchin-endorsed text
  • Democrats need unified support to pass the bill in the Senate
Senator Debbie Stabenow 

Senator Debbie Stabenow 

Photographer: Eric Lee/Bloomberg

Michigan Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow is pushing for last-minute changes to stringent new electric-vehicle tax-credit limits in her party’s tax and spending deal amid a pressure campaign from the auto industry. 

Stabenow’s efforts to tweak the bill’s language risks creating a new wrinkle for Senate Democrats still struggling to get all 50 members of their caucus to support the $433 billion measure and pass it in the coming days.