Live Updates: Biden Doesn’t Shy From Early Fights to Move His Agenda Forward

Live Updates: Biden Doesn’t Shy From Early Fights to Move His Agenda Forward
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President Biden’s biggest priority — and the one he has shown the least inclination to compromise on — is his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill.
Credit…Doug Mills/The New York Times

Most administrations start with a burst of activity, but the frenetic action on Capitol Hill this week represents something different — a preview of what to expect over the next two years from a grind-it-out presidency laboring to rack up wins before the 2022 midterm elections.

“The bottom line,” wrote Biden adviser Mike Donilon in a memo leaked to reporters last week, is “the country is looking for action.”

On Tuesday, the White House plunged neck-deep in a trio of testy confirmation fights, faced down an increasingly united Republican front against…



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