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PETHOKOUKIS: That Senate parliamentarian did Democrats a favor

BY JAMES PETHOKOUKIS More trouble ahead for President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief/stimulus bill? Last week, the Senate parliamentarian told lawmakers that the plan’s proposed increase in the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour violated Senate budget rules. Then

Opinion

ABRAMS: Trump did not extinguish the American dream

BY SAMUEL J. ABRAMS Despite nationwide protests, acts of sedition, utter chaos in governance, constant divisive rhetoric, a global pandemic, and many troubling policy pronouncements, the Trump administration did not destroy the American dream for the overwhelming majority of Americans.