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Congress Can Make or Break an Ambitious Presidential Agenda – November 10, 2021

President Joseph Biden is attempting to push through Congress sweeping legislation that would remake American society, measures compared in their breadth and potential impact to Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal and Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society. In this Congress Report, former congressional reporter, Deborah Kalb, explores landmark presidential legislation and how the congressional weathervane can favor or foil it.