Some Republicans hunkering down during U.S. Capitol riot refused offer of face masks

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President Joe Biden is trying to push through a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package and a $3.5 trillion social policy package, the largest expansion of social programs since the New Deal. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Ariana covered public health and chemical policy on Capitol Hill for E&E News. As a Florida native, she's worked for the Miami Herald and her hometown paper, the Tampa Bay Times. Her work has also appeared in the Chicago Tribune and NPR. She is a graduate of the University of Florida.

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