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Sen. Rob Portman, the longtime Washington veteran and savvy deal-cutter, is on the cusp of achieving a major bipartisan achievement that would amount to a capstone of his three decades of public service: The Senate's passage of a roughly $1 trillion package to rebuild the nation's infrastructure. ...
The Senate confirmed Carlos Del Toro as Navy Secretary by unanimous consent Saturday evening, making him the second-ever Hispanic Navy Secretary. ...
The U.S. Senate is spending the weekend eyeing the finish line for a bipartisan infrastructure deal. Vice President Kamala Harris visited Capitol Hill to discuss the bill and voting rights. Tyler Pager, White House Reporter for the Washington Post, Daniel Strauss, Senior Political Reporter for the Guardian and MSNBC Political Analyst Juanita Tolliver joined American Voices with Alicia Menendez to discuss how the action on the Hill will impact Biden’s “Build Back Better” agenda.  ...
Nancy Pelosi's chances of keeping the House majority are falling as Connor Lamb announced his U.S. Senate bid. ...

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