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Democrats set aggressive timeline to pass Biden's multitrillion-dollar plans, with pitfalls

August 26, 2021
Sahil Kapur | MSNBC
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi overcame a squabble within Democratic ranks this week and got her members to cast a unified vote Tuesday to advance President Joe Biden’s top legislative priorities.
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Pelosi rejects appointment of Republican Reps. Jordan and Banks to January 6 select committee

July 21, 2021
Andrea Mitchell | MSNBC
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released a statement rejecting the recommendation to appoint Republicans Rep. Jim Jordan and Rep. Jim Banks to the January 6 select committee.
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‘Breakthrough’ COVID cases hit the White House

July 21, 2021
Rachel Scott | ABC News
Fully vaccinated staffers from the White House, to Speaker Pelosi's office have tested positive. And the urgent plea, Mitch Mcconnell saying do not listen to the misinformation, urging the unvaccinated to get the shot.
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Pressured by allies, Biden escalates fight for voting rights

July 13, 2021
Jonathan Lemire | AP News
President Joe Biden will lay out the “moral case” for voting rights as he faces growing pressure from civil rights activists and other Democrats to combat efforts by Republican-led state legislatures to restrict access to the ballot.
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Biden Seeks to Confront Crime While Supporting Police Reform

July 13, 2021
Michael Shear, Zolan Kanno-Youngs | The New York Times
President Biden said on Monday that Americans owed law enforcement and community leaders “big time” as he met with mayors and police chiefs from some of the nation’s largest cities, sending a clear signal to progressives in his party and Republican critics that he would crack down on crime.
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Pelosi to announce whether she will create a select committee to investigate Jan. 6 attack on Capitol by pro-Trump mob

June 23, 2021
Karoun Demirjian, Marianna Sotomayor | The Washington Post
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) plans to announce this week whether she will have the House votes to create a select committee to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol by a mob of supporters of President Donald Trump, according to her spokesman.
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