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Dem Factions Look to Biden to Broker Infrastructure Truce

Chip Somodevilla

With his entire domestic agenda hanging in the balance, President Joe Biden is finally doing what many Democrats have been begging him to do for weeks: convening members of his fractious party and forcing them to work out their differences over a multi-trillion dollar infrastructure package.

On Wednesday, according to a source familiar with the plans, Biden will host lawmakers at the White House, bringing in Democrats from various factions of the party for a series of meetings as the infrastructure and social welfare package enters its diciest stretch yet.

The stakes of the talks—intended to help craft a path forward for Biden’s enormous twin infrastructure plans—couldn’t be higher.

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