1. Congress is back in session. Can Democrats finally pass Build Back Better? NPR 14:43

Democrats have two major pieces of unfinished business on their to-do list. They’ll try, again, to reach a compromise on President Biden’s signature Build Back Better bill, and they say passing voting rights legislation is also a top priority. But they don’t have the votes right now to do either.

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