Monday, April 5, 2021
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Monday, April 5, 2021

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Biden’s plan to rev up the electric car market is complicated by battery supplies

Steven Mufson, The Washington Post

The ambitious plans of President Biden and major auto manufacturers could be scuttled by a severe shortage. This week, Biden has to decide whether to intervene in a dispute between two major battery makers that could determine whether there's enough supply.

How Joe Biden tamed the left — at least for now

Annie Linskey, The Washington Post

The administration’s warm relationship with the Democratic Party’s liberal wing has been a surprise, particularly after a bitter primary where many liberals saw Biden as too close to Republicans and too timid to enact bold change.

Here’s how Biden’s infrastructure plan could get passed through Congress

Ella Nilsen, Vox

The three scenarios for how Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan could become law, explained.