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Today’s Big Deal: A Trump appointee atop the IRS is calling on Congress to support President BidenJoe BidenJudge refuses Trump request to delay release of Jan. 6 docs amid appeal On The Money — Biden’s battle with inflation Overnight Defense & National Security — Concerns over Russia grow MORE’s proposal to bolster the agency. We’ll also look at Sen. Joe ManchinJoe ManchinOn The Money — Biden’s battle with inflation Telehealth was a godsend during the pandemic; Congress should keep the innovation going Biden gets inflation gut punch MORE’s (D-W.Va.) objection to another Biden tax provision and an update on the insider trading probe into Sen. Richard BurrRichard Mauze BurrFormer GOP Rep. Mark Walker fielding calls about dropping NC Senate bid, running for House Financial corruption and a return to founding principles Framing our future beyond the climate crisis MORE (R-N.C.).
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IRS head to Congress: Back $80B boost
IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig on Thursday urged Congress to support the Biden…