Home Democrats Face Vital Deadlines All This Week : NPR

Democrats should untangle a possible authorities shutdown Thursday, a possible federal default, a vote on a $1 trillion infrastructure invoice and a associated vote on as a lot as $3.5 trillion in spending.



NOEL KING, HOST:

It is a very high-stakes week for Joe Biden’s presidency. Democrats in Congress have a deadline to keep away from a authorities shutdown, and they should agree amongst themselves to cross Biden’s home agenda. This is Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi on ABC’s “This Week.”

(SOUNDBITE OF TV SHOW, “THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS”)

NANCY PELOSI: This is not about moderates versus progressives. Overwhelmingly, the

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