Biden pushes Congress to pass COVID relief plan

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    US President Joe Biden is a step closer to the passage of his $1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan.

    The House of Representatives has approved the budget blueprint and Democrats want the deal completed by the end of the month.

    Al Jazeera’s White House Correspondent Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington, DC, in the United States.

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