Biden calls for sweeping ‘once-in-a-generation investment’ to reshape the nation

Rep. Boebert draws attention with space blanket gesture during speech

By: - April 28, 2021 11:30 pm

U.S. President Joe Biden addresses a joint session of congress as Vice President Kamala Harris, left, and Speaker of the House U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), right, look on in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol April 28, 2021 in Washington, D.C. On the eve of his 100th day in office, Biden spoke about his plan to revive America’s economy and health as it continues to recover from a devastating pandemic. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Colorado Newsline. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.