Biden sticks with massive $1.9T relief package despite GOP push for less

By: - February 5, 2021 5:08 pm

In this file photo from Jan. 21, President Joe Biden speaks as Vice President Kamala Harris and Dr. Anthony Fauci (R), Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, look on during an event at the State Dining Room of the White House. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Louisiana Illuminator. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.