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Pelosi Summons Democrats as Rifts Imperil Biden Agenda

  • Votes set this week to move forward on budget, infrastructure
  • Speaker works to ease tension between party factions
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Biden’s Economic Agenda Faces Hurdles in House, Senate
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Speaker Nancy Pelosi called a meeting of House Democrats Monday as she sought to prevent an intra-party dispute from derailing her strategy for shepherding President Joe Biden’s $4.1 trillion economic agenda through Congress. 

The two-track approach to enacting Biden’s expansive domestic plans made early progress in the Senate but faces a crucial test this week in the House, where it hinges on the fractious Democratic majority moving largely in lockstep.