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🚨 Heads up: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is expected to speak on the Senate floor this morning about the next steps toward climate legislation, an aide tells Axios.
🗞️ Axios Local's virtual event series is here! Tomorrow at 12:30pm ET, Axios Tampa Bay reporters Selene San Felice and Ben Montgomery host a conversation on Tampa's hospitality industry and economic recovery with Tampa Mayor Jane Castor.
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🎶 And at this moment in 1977, Stevie Wonder was #1 on Billboard's R&B charts (and fresh off a stint atop the Hot 100) with today's intro tune...