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What to know for this week in Washington: Stimulus and impeachment

Feb 01, 2021 - CNN

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Joe Biden's core pledge to promote national unity is headed for its first real challenge this week as his nascent administration faces down a host of tough political realities.

Beyond negotiations over Covid-19 relief and the terms of former President Donald Trump's impeachment trial (more on those in a minute), Biden's team is moving toward additional confirmation hearings for his Cabinet -- and pressing ahead with policy changes by executive action.

Here's a look at the week ahead:...