Biden Calls for Sweeping ‘Once-in-a-Generation Investment’ to Reshape the Nation

President Biden addresses a joint session of Congress as Vice President Kamala Harris and Speaker of the U.S. House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) look on in the House chamber Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.
Laura Olson
Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Laura was the Washington correspondent for the Allentown Morning Call, where she covered Pennsylvania's congressional delegation, public policies affecting the state, and federal elections. She also wrote about Pennsylvania state politics for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and, and covered the California state capital for The Associated Press and the Orange County Register. A Nebraska native, Laura has a bachelor's degree from Northwestern University, where she studied journalism and political science.