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  • S President elect Joe Biden urged lawmakers on Tuesday to pass a new coronavirus aid package that has been stalled in Congress for months and promised more action to reactivate the economy after he takes office.

  • And right now, the full Congress should come together and pass a robust package for relief to address these urgent needs.

  • Biden delivered his message as he formally introduced key members of his economic team, including Janet Yellen.

  • Yellen, who would be the first woman to ever hold the post of treasury secretary, said the pandemic had ravaged the economy.

  • It's an American tragedy and it's essential that we move with urgency in action will produce a self reinforcing downturn, causing yet more devastation.

  • Seen for the first time wearing a boot since fracturing his ankle over the weekend while playing with his dog, Biden was asked if he backed a $908 billion bipartisan co vid relief proposal unveiled Tuesday.

  • $900 just heard about it.

  • Let's take a look at all in the back.

  • But one of Biden's picks for his economic team, Neera Tanden, tapped to head the Office of Management and Budget bases, a challenge winning Senate confirmation after a Washington career in which he has crossed powerful figures on both the right and left.

  • The Indian American chief executive of the Center for American Progress think tank and a longtime aide to former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton would be the first woman of color to lead the O.

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  • I'm here today because of social programs because of budgetary choices because of a government that saw my mother's dignity and gave her a chance.

  • Republican Senator Tom Cotton called Tandon a partisan hack on Twitter for once, referring to Republican Senator Susan Collins as the worst.

  • Tandon is unfit to be confirmed by the U.

  • S Senate he wrote to run offs in Georgia on January 5th will determine whether Republicans maintain control of the Senate.

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‘American tragedy’: Biden, Yellen push for aid

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