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President Joe Biden is set to unveil the next phase of his massive plan to rebuild the American economy this week, and a collection of Democratic senators from a broad ideological spectrum are asking the President to make sure the proposal includes improvements to the health care system. ...
The House passed a bill last week to morph the District of Columbia into Washington, Douglass Commonwealth. Douglass, as in Frederick Douglass, the famed famed abolitionist who lived in the city. But Republicans view the D.C. statehood bill as a nefarious, Democratic, political gambit. ...
House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC) joins Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss the impact of the census on the Democratic majority in the House and the Democrats’ plan for selling President Biden’s infrastructure package to the American people. Rep. Clyburn says, “You aren’t gonna pay for infrastructure by clipping coupons out of the Sunday paper. We got to make investments in this.” ...
Democrat Rep. Stephanie Murphy has seen a flood of corporate cash into her campaign from big multinational companies with deep China ties. ...

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