Bidenomics Really Is Something New

The president is willing to take on political fights that Obama and Clinton considered unwise, if not unwinnable. Will that strategy pay off?

An illustration shows Joe Biden's face, colored blue, with work-related images: a woman hanging a pro-union sign and a health-care worker helping a woman with a walker.
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