President Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, extending Trump’s May 1 deadline
White House press secretary Jen Psaki has previously indicated Biden’s first joint session address – which fulfills a constitutional requirement – could look different than past addresses because of precautions during the coronavirus pandemic.
Feds on guard for domestic extremists targeting Biden’s address to Congress
Biden’s presidential term began with heightened security at the Capitol following the Jan. 6 Capitol attack and coincided with the Senate’s impeachment trial of Trump. Democrats in Congress spent the next several weeks working to pass Biden’s COVID-19 relief bill.
Since its passage, Biden has put forward a $2.25 trillion jobs and infrastructure proposal called the American Jobs Plan that Congress is expected to take up in the coming weeks.
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