Politics & Policy

Why it matters: President Biden has made the COVID-19 crisis and a post-Trump return to national unity and traditional democratic ideals his top priorities. From vaccinations to stimulus to schools, Biden is seeking bipartisan compromise while showing a willingness to use executive authority and bare Democratic majorities in the U.S. House and Senate to implement his policies. Republican leaders are navigating deep party divisions over if and how to move beyond former President Trump.

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Hope King
13 mins ago - Economy & Business

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Sareen Habeshian
Updated 9 hours ago - Politics & Policy

UAW president says he won't meet with Trump

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April Rubin
Updated 10 hours ago - Politics & Policy

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