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Biden rises to America’s crisis

As Donald Trump’s impeachment trial gets underway, Joe Biden has already drawn a firm line under his most damaging policies, and is plotting a path to the future that brings Roosevelt to mind

By Andrew Adonis  

Photo: White House Photo / Alamy Stock Photo

Biden, Day 21—the day of Trump’s second impeachment trial. And the main sensation? That January 6th insurrection seems an age ago, not a month ago.

Trump probably won’t be found guilty, but that probably doesn’t matter. The Republicans will split and most of those behind Mitch McConnell will know they are defending the indefensible, while the Democrats are generating enough moral outrage to keep progressive America fired up and united behind Biden for a good while.

Equally, Biden and the Democrats’ so far highly disciplined Congressional representatives aren’t diverting too much of the “First 100 Days” to the…

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