Biden White House Chief Learns From Obama Mistakes to Sell Covid-19 Plan

WASHINGTON—White House chief of staff Ron Klain is trying to avoid the pitfalls of the last Democratic administration with his approach to President Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package: Don’t spend months pursuing Republican votes and don’t wait to start selling it to the public.

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