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All right, with us now is Dan Sena. He's a Democratic strategist and former executive director of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Good morning, dear.

DAN SENA: Good morning.

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This is a very high-stakes week for Joe Biden's presidency. Democrats in Congress have a deadline to avoid a government shutdown, and they need to agree among themselves to pass Biden's domestic agenda. Here's House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on ABC's "This Week."

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Now to a celebration in Kenya, where crowds of churchgoers gather to witness a moment in history.

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UNIDENTIFIED PEOPLE: (Singing in non-English language).

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