Biden leaves door open for Senate changes to advance agenda

  • President Joe Biden speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, March 25, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Thursday, during his first news conference, left the door open to backing fundamental changes in Senate procedure to muscle key parts of his agenda such as immigration and voting rights past Republican opposition “if there’s complete lockdown and chaos.”