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Van Jones: This is a make or break issue for Democrats

CNN's Van Jones underscores the importance of the minimum wage fight for Democrats as President Joe Biden's proposal to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour through his Covid-19 relief package faces pushback.

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Harris casts tie-breaking vote to pass budget resolution

After fifteen hours of debate, the Senate passed a budget resolution in a 51-50 vote paving the way for Democrats to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package. CNN's Jeremy Diamond reports.

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Impeachment trial hangs over Biden's first days in office

President Joe Biden is calling for unity, but with an impeachment trial of an ex-President around the corner, a long list of nominations still to be confirmed in the US Senate and Republicans already casting doubt on the need for another massive Covid-19 relief package, don't expect the mirage of bipartisanship to last long.

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McConnell moves to combine Trump asks in potential 'poison pill' for stimulus checks

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell introduced legislation Tuesday to combine two additional demands from President Donald Trump to an expansion of direct stimulus payments as part of the Covid-19 relief package, raising Democratic concern the pathway for expanded stimulus payments would soon be short-circuited.

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Incoming congresswoman has strong words for Trump

Representative-elect Cori Bush (D-MO) and Representative-elect Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) called for President Trump to sign the far-reaching $900 billion Covid-19 relief package and pushed for Congress to allocate more money for further financial aid.

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GOP governor: Trump should've weighed in months ago

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) and Gov. Larry Hogan (R-MD) weigh in on the fate of the far-reaching $900 billion Covid-19 relief package that promises to accelerate vaccine distribution and deliver much-needed aid to small businesses and Americans hit hard by the pandemic.

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Replace Trump show with 'Let's Make a Deal'

The Trump non-reality show has been canceled. I want to see it replaced with a very different show: "Let's Make a Deal," starring soon-to-be President Biden. Starting with an emergency Covid-19 relief package.

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