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U.S. President Joe Biden said a corporate tax rate between 25% and 28% could help pay for badly needed infrastructure, suggesting he could accept a lower rate than what he has proposed in his search for Republican support for the funding.
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It was Saturday night in downtown San Diego, and J Street near the Petco Park baseball stadium was bustling.
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