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"2021Talks" is a daily 3-minute podcast where we're following our democracy in historic times.
2021Talks - March 5, 2021
A marathon Senate session begins to pass COVID relief, Sanders plans a 15 dollar minimum wage amendment, and work continues to approve Biden’s cabinet choices.
2021Talks - March 4, 2021
The House cancels today’s session amid threats of a militia attack, after passing election reform, President Biden agrees to send stimulus checks to fewer people, and political ads are coming back to Facebook.
2021Talks - March 3, 2021
The Supreme Court hears voting-rights cases, while the House considers election reforms; the FBI says Antifa was not involved on Jan. 6; COVID relief could pass this week; and background-check bills are introduced in both chambers.
2021Talks - March 2nd 2021
President Biden meets with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, DHS Secretary Mayorkas says separated immigrant families may be able to stay in the U.S., and Senator Elizabeth Warren introduces legislation for a wealth tax.
2021Talks - March 1, 2021
Former President Donald Trump makes his first public appearance since leaving office, the COVID relief bill moves to the Senate, and President Joe Biden will share more about his approach to Saudi Arabia.
2021Talks - February 26, 2021
A $15 minimum wage is out for now; Capitol Police on past and current threats, House passes major milestone for equality, and voting rights targeted across the nation.