Don Gonyea Gonyea is NPR's National Political Correspondent, a position he has held since 2010. His reports can be heard on all NPR News programs and at NPR.org.
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Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., speaks during a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing Tuesday on President Biden's massive infrastructure and jobs plan. Oliver Contreras/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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West Virginia Unions Pressure Manchin To Back Biden On Infrastructure Plan

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Union Groups Mobilize To Keep Moderate Democrats In Line For Biden's Proposals

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Residents line up outside the Montgomery County voter services office in October in Norristown, Pa. Last year, Joe Biden ran up the vote margins in the collar counties of Philadelphia, including Montgomery. Matt Slocum/AP hide caption

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With Trump Off The Ballot, Republicans Look To Regain Votes In The Suburbs

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Amid Changing Political Landscape, Suburbs No Longer Belong To GOP

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Seen here during a 2020 news conference, Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va., is the lead House sponsor of the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, which passed the House on Tuesday. Samuel Corum/Getty Images hide caption

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President Biden and Vice President Harris invited 10 labor leaders into the Oval Office in mid-February. Biden has pledged to be the most labor-friendly president ever. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Biden Faces 'Balancing Act' Advancing Clean Energy Alongside Labor Allies

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Biden Infrastructure Plan Aims To Please Both Labor And Environmentalists

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Infighting Continues Within GOP Following Trump Impeachment Trial

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Former President Donald Trump boards Marine One as he departs the White House on Jan. 20. Eric Thayer/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Influence On GOP Endures, Even As New Impeachment Trial Looms

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Republicans Divided Over Loyalties To Former President Trump

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Inauguration Parade Goes Virtual Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

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Set Amid A Pandemic, Biden's Inauguration Will Feel Unlike Any We've Seen

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How Republicans Are Reacting To Biden's Victory

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President Trump, seen at a Nov. 1 rally in Rome, Ga., will return to the state to campaign for Republicans in Senate runoffs as he seriously considers another bid for the White House. Other possible 2024 GOP candidates have campaigned in Georgia recently. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Georgia Senate Runoffs Lure Possible 2024 GOP Hopefuls, Including Trump

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Joe Biden speaks to union members in Erie, Pa., on Oct. 10. The president-elect flipped Erie County back into Democrats' column. Roberto Schmidt/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Biden Supporters In Pennsylvania Look Ahead To A 'Traditional Presidency'

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