“Nobody elected him to be F.D.R.," Rep. Abigail Spanberger, D-Va., told The New York Times pointedly last year as Biden's agenda appeared at a stalemate, a line that was seized on by House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy to critique Biden's agenda.
"Frankly, for those of us in swing districts, we hear a lot on the ground. I have people who agree with me. I have people who disagree with me. For some of my colleagues who don't have the experience of hearing people who disagree with you as much, I think that's important," Mrs. Spanberger told The Washington Times.