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05/08/2021

'Doesn't add a single penny': Fact-checking Biden's deficit claims

In the past, Republicans have typically fought the Democrats over concerns spending proposals would expand the deficit and the continually growing national debt. Having weathered those critiques during the Obama years, President Joe Biden's proposals to revit…

Source: CNN

05/08/2021

Fight for $15 minimum wage heats up after Biden's endorsement

After two decades working for Walmart, Cynthia Murray says she only recently saw her pay go above $15 an hour.

Source: CNN

05/08/2021

Joe Biden wants to take a page out of Henry Ford and Jeff Bezos' playbook

Biden's infrastructure plan promises to raise wages and create jobs. Both Henry Ford and Jeff Bezos raised wages to increase productivity — it worked.

Source: Business Insider

05/08/2021

Biden contemplates a climate deal with the 'Trump of the tropics'

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is a climate-scoffing populist whose allies are hacking away at the Amazon, the rainforest that sucks up vast amounts of the world's carbon pollution.

Source: Politico

05/08/2021

Washington Post fact-checker calls out Biden's spin on disappointing jobs report

Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler called out President Biden over his attempt to spin the disappointing April jobs report.

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

Kayleigh McEnany on Jen Psaki's remarks advising Biden to avoid questions: She's 'broadcasting WH strategy'

Former White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany offered her reaction to comments made by her successor, current White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, about discouraging President Biden from taking impromptu questions from reporters

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

Biden Draws Criticism From Republicans as Job Gains Disappoint

The president said he saw no measurable evidence that a $300 federal boost in unemployment benefits was hurting the labor market, amid criticism from conservatives and business groups.

Source: New York Times

05/07/2021

Biden administration releases first batch of White House visitor logs

Amid the pandemic, though, most meetings have been virtual.

Source: Politico

05/07/2021

CNN obsesses over Trump's White House lawn on homepage, buries Biden's disappointing jobs report

CNN appears to be prioritizing the "headache" apparently caused by former President Trump's White House lawn over current President Biden's disappointing jobs report.

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

Critics sound alarm on Biden’s land and water conservation plan, call it a ‘land grab’

The Biden administration proposed a plan, titled "America the Beautiful," in hopes of boosting the conservation of U.S. land and water by the year 2030. The report is a decade-long effort, called "30x30," which mandates protecting 30% of America’s waterways a…

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

Biden seizes on disappointing job numbers to make the case for his $4 trillion in spending plans

President Joe Biden argued that disappointing economic numbers released Friday provide all the more reason for Congress to pass his proposed $4 trillion in infrastructure and education spending that he says will provide a jumpstart to a labor market still fee…

Source: NBC News

05/07/2021

Biden says wearing masks inside 'still good policy,' even when vaccinated

President Biden defended wearing a mask inside even when everyone around is vaccinated Friday, adding that it is “still good policy.”

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

'Don't take questions': White House press secretary frowns on Biden's media interaction

White House press secretary Jen Psaki "doesn't recommend" that President Joe Biden regularly answer questions from the media.

Source: USA Today

05/07/2021

Biden reacts to weak jobs report, says US 'still digging out of an economic collapse,' but on 'right track'

President Biden on Friday said the country is “still digging out of an economic collapse” amid the coronavirus pandemic, but that the U.S. is on the “right track,” as the administration reported that the economy created 266,000 jobs in April.

Source: Fox News

05/07/2021

Weak jobs report shows the need for massive jobs and families bills, Biden says

Hiring slowed dramatically in April, with nonfarm payrolls increasing by a much less than expected 266,000 and the unemployment rate rising to 6.1%.

Source: CNBC

05/07/2021

Biden’s historic 30 by 30 conservation plan, explained

The America the Beautiful initiative could redefine US conservation as we know it.

Source: Vox

05/07/2021

Anna Duggar: Josh is Innocent! President Biden is Persecuting Him!

Anna Duggar is reportedly feuding with Jim Bob Duggar after Josh Duggar's arrest, believing her husband to be innocent.

Source: The Hollywood Gossip

05/07/2021

Biden's Narrower Immigration Focus Frustrates Advocates

The president rolled out a plan to overhaul the immigration system on his first day in office. Last week he shifted to talk about a narrower approach. Some advocates feel abandoned.

Source: NPR

05/06/2021

News Corp CEO: No signs of Biden slump after Trump bump | TheHill

Wall Street Journal subscriptions won’t decline because Donald Tr...

Source: The Hill

05/06/2021

Biden's Wall Street cop is putting Robinhood on notice

Gary Gensler, the newly installed chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, put Robinhood and Citadel Securities on notice Thursday about a potential crackdown in the Biden era.

Source: CNN

05/06/2021

McConnell Decries Biden Proposals to Tax Capital Gains at Death

Source: Bloomberg

05/06/2021

A narrow path for Biden’s ambitious land conservation plan

Months after President Biden set a goal of conserving 30 percent of the nation’s land and waters by 2030, the administration Thursday laid out broad principles — but few details — for achieving that vision.

Source: The Washington Post

05/06/2021

Biden open to 25% corporate tax rate as part of an infrastructure bill compromise

The 25% rate was the most concrete outline Biden has offered so far as a potential compromise he would accept to fund his major infrastructure bill.

Source: CNBC

05/06/2021

Hotlines ‘ring out’: China’s military crisis strategy needs rethink, says Biden Asia chief

Kurt Campbell says Beijing has been increasing military activities without taking measures to reduce the chance of miscalculation

Source: The Guardian

05/06/2021

Biden to push his big infrastructure plan in GOP stronghold

President Joe Biden will push the case for his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan in the reliably Republican state of Louisiana — directly challenging GOP lawmakers who say that low taxes for corporations and the wealthy will fuel economic growth...

Source: Associated Press

05/06/2021

Caitlyn Jenner: Direction of country under Biden 'scares me'

Caitlyn Jenner may be ambivalent about Donald Trump, but is decisive when it comes to his White House successor.

Source: New York Post

05/05/2021

Biden Backs Suspending Patents on Covid Vaccines

The Biden administration, siding with some world leaders over the U.S. pharmaceutical industry, came out in favor of waiving intellectual property protections for coronavirus vaccines.

Source: New York Times

05/05/2021

Biden Admin Goes to War With Big Pharma Over COVID Vax Patent Protections

The administration supports lifting patent protections to get vaccines “to as many people as fast as possible.” Big Pharma blasted the move, insisting it won’t save lives.

Source: Daily Beast

05/05/2021

Biden team says it supports waiving patent protections on Covid-19 vaccines

Progressive Democrats have pushed President Joe Biden to endorse a broad waiver of all intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics.

Source: Politico

05/05/2021

Biden Backs Waiving International Patent Protections For COVID-19 Vaccines

President Biden has thrown his support behind waiving intellectual property rights for the vaccines, yielding to international pressure. The move could allow other countries to manufacture the drugs.

Source: NPR

05/05/2021

Biden backs plan to accelerate vaccine production by waiving patents

Experts disagree on whether patents are a bottleneck for vaccine production.

Source: Ars Technica

05/05/2021

Companies search for middle ground as Biden blocks Trump rule on gig workers

The Biden administration on Wednesday blocked a rule put in place by the Trump administration that would have made it easier for companies to classify workers as independent contractors instead of full-time employees, hitting shares of app-based companies tha…

Source: Fox Business

05/05/2021

McConnell says he's '100 percent' focused on 'stopping' Biden's administration

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., responded to questions about House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., on Wednesday.

Source: NBC News

05/05/2021

Psaki responds after McConnell' says '100% of focus' from GOP is on stopping Biden

At a White House press briefing on Wednesday, White House press secretary Jen Psaki responded to a question about Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/05/2021

Biden gives fiery defense of his tax increases in address

At times shouting and at times whispering, Biden lit into corporate executives, saying he won't "deprive" any of second homes or private jet travel.

Source: Business Insider

05/05/2021

Biden Administration Backs Lifting Vaccine Patent Protections

The move was a breakthrough for international efforts to suspend patent rules as the pandemic rages in India and South America.

Source: New York Times

05/05/2021

Ukraine’s Former Prosecutor General Said He Was Fired For Not Opening The Biden Probe That Trump Wanted

The transcript of a call between Rudy Giuliani and the Ukrainian president’s top aide published last week by BuzzFeed News has shed new light on the sacking of Rouslan Riaboshapka.

Source: BuzzFeed News

05/05/2021

Biden's Labor Department rescinds Trump-era rule affecting gig workers

President Biden’s Labor Department on Wednesday rescinded a Trump-era rule that made it easier for businesses to classify workers as independent contractors.

Source: NBC News

05/05/2021

Biden sets new COVID vaccination goal for Americans l GMA

Source: Google News

05/05/2021

Biden’s Labor Department reverses Trump-era gig worker rule

The Department of Labor is reversing a Trump-era rule that made it easier for companies like Uber and Lyft to classify their workers as independent contractors. The Biden administration is taking a tougher stance on gig economy companies.

Source: The Verge

05/05/2021

Biden Blocks Trump-Era Gig-Worker Rule

The decision removes an extra layer of assurance gig companies wanted to prevent workers from being classified as employees

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/05/2021

Almost 6 in 10 support Biden's American Families Plan: poll | TheHill

A majority of Americans support President Biden's proposed American Families Plan, a $1.8 trillio...

Source: The Hill

05/05/2021

Would Biden send US troops to defend Taiwan from China?

China is threatening to invade Taiwan, potentially forcing Joe Biden to send US troops to defend the island in a war.

Source: Vox

05/05/2021

More NYT subscriptions coming from non-news products in the Biden era

The Times now has nearly 8 million paid subscribers — far ahead of even its closest news competitors.

Source: Axios

05/05/2021

Biden sets goal of fully vaccinating 160 million adults by July 4

The White House is ramping up efforts to reach rural areas and communities where the pace of vaccinations has slowed.

Source: CBS News

05/05/2021

Biden set to flex clemency powers | TheHill

White House officials are signaling that President Biden is prepared to flex his clemency powers as officials wade through a large backlog of requests behind the scenes, according to advocates with whom the White House has consulted on criminal justice reform.

Source: The Hill

05/05/2021

Biden’s Capital-Gains Tax Increases Would Hit Few Americans, Study Says

One proposed change could affect 62% of capital gains but fewer than 3% of taxpayers who report them

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/05/2021

'Herd immunity' gives way to 'good enough' as Biden sets new benchmark for vaccines

Source: ABC News

05/05/2021

Biden's Fed Choices Add Uncertainty for Inflation-Wary Investors

Source: Bloomberg

05/05/2021

New homebuyers would get tons of cash under plans from Biden and his party

Democrats want to offer tens of thousands of dollars to first-time buyers.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/04/2021

Tax Foundation president warns Biden’s tax bill would do 'serious' economic harm, lead to 'less investment'

Tax Foundation president Scott Hodge told "Your World" Tuesday the tax increases President Biden is proposing would lead to a "smaller economy that is less competitive globally" because he's trying to pay for his infrastructure and spending programs with the …

Source: Fox News

05/04/2021

White House to shift how vaccines are allocated to states as Biden sets new inoculation goals

The federal government plans to change they way vaccine doses are allocated between states, allowing some governors to turn down doses they don't need or want, as President Joe Biden is expected to lay out plans to get at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccin…

Source: NBC News

05/04/2021

Biden Coronavirus Relief Prioritizes Funds for Non-White Business Owners

Restaurants owned by white men will be last in line for federal relief under President Joe Biden's "Restaurants Revitalization Fund."

Source: Breitbart News

05/04/2021

Biden announces new goal: 70 percent of U.S. adults vaccinated by July 4

President Biden announced new measures on Tuesday designed to bolster the U.S. COVID-19 vaccination drive that has slowed in recent weeks.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/04/2021

Stimulus check: Don't throw out that Biden letter

The Biden form letter sent to stimulus-check recipients is an official tax notice

Source: Tom's Guide

05/04/2021

President Biden sets new vaccine goal, aims to have 70% of American adults vaccinated by July 4

The administration is pushing to make it easier for people to get shots and to bring the country closer to normalcy.

Source: KETV Omaha

05/04/2021

Biden's new goal: 70% of adults at least partially vaccinated by July 4

President Joe Biden is set to announce on Tuesday a new vaccination goal: 70% of adults at least partially vaccinated by July 4.

Source: USA Today

05/04/2021

Biden Sets New Goal: At Least 70% Of Adults Given 1 Vaccine Dose By July 4

As part of the push to get more shots in arms, the White House has told governors it will tweak the allocation system for vaccines by allowing states to donate doses to a federal pool.

Source: NPR

05/04/2021

Biden aims for vaccinating 70% of adult Americans by July 4

President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4.

Source: The Detroit News

05/04/2021

Biden AG Stresses That Marijuana Use In Legal States Is Not A Justice Department Priority

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Tuesday reaffirmed that he does not feel the Department of Justice should be using its limited resources to go after people using marijuana in compliance with state law. During a House Appropriations subcommittee meeting, R…

Source: Marijuana Moment

05/04/2021

In Another Reversal, Biden Raises Limit on Number of Refugees Allowed Into the U.S.

The action comes about two weeks after President Biden announced that he was leaving the Trump administration’s limit of 15,000 refugees in place, prompting a swift backlash.

Source: New York Times

05/04/2021

Biden admin taps Rich Cordray, former CFPB chief, to oversee federal student loans

The selection of Cordray, who previously was attorney general of Ohio and ran unsuccessfully to be governor, is a major victory for progressives who have been calling on the Biden administration to take more aggressive action on student loans and for-profit c…

Source: Politico

05/03/2021

Pastor Robin Bullock Says It's a Sin to Recognize Joe Biden as President

"You can pray for the office of the president. But you cannot pray for President Joe Biden," Bullock said. "Because you might as well pray for the Easter Bunny, because he don't exist."

Source: Newsweek

05/03/2021

Biden raises US refugee admissions cap to 62,500 after delay sparks anger

President said last month he would leave Trump-era figure of 15,000 in place this year

Source: The Guardian

05/03/2021

Wealthy may face up to 61% tax rate on inherited wealth under Biden plan

As part of his American Families Plan, Biden is proposing to nearly double the top tax rate on capital gains and eliminate the "step-up in basis."

Source: CNBC

05/03/2021

Biden, in Reversal, Raises Refugee Cap to 62,500 in Next 6 Months

The move eliminates the Trump administration’s strict limit, but the president acknowledged that the U.S. was unlikely to resettle the full number because of budget and staffing cuts at federal agencies.

Source: New York Times

05/03/2021

Biden raises refugee cap to 62,500 after facing criticism for keeping Trump-era levels in place

Biden raises refugee cap to 62,500 after facing criticism for keeping Trump-era levels in place

Source: NBC News

05/03/2021

Biden quadruples refugee cap to 62,500 following Democratic outcry

President Biden increased the limit of refugee admissions to 62,500 for this fiscal year on Monday following intense pressure from fellow Democrats.

Source: Fox News

05/03/2021

Is Biden administration doing enough for India? Some accuse US, wealthy nations of 'hoarding' COVID-19 vaccines

Biden says the US will share its COVID vaccines after all Americans have access. But this may be untenable in light of India's crisis, advocates say.

Source: USA Today

05/03/2021

How Biden’s real estate tax plan may hit smaller property investors

President Joe Biden wants higher taxes on real estate transactions with gains over $500,000. But the proposal may affect more people than wealthy investors.

Source: CNBC

05/03/2021

Is Biden administration doing enough for India? Some accuse US, wealthy nations of 'hoarding' COVID-19 vaccines

Source: USA Today

05/03/2021

Republican win in Texas special election raises questions about Biden’s popularity

The special election in Texas’ Sixth Congressional District on Saturday was seen as the first competitive race since Joe Biden was elected president and a bellwether on how a district that was seen to be purpling reacted to the new administration’s first 100 …

Source: Fox News

05/03/2021

Biden pursues GOP infrastructure deal as anxious Democrats watch the clock

Biden pursues a GOP infrastructure deal as anxious Democrats watch the clock.

Source: NBC News

05/03/2021

Suspected Smuggling Boat Tragedy in San Diego Adds to Biden's Migrant Crisis Woes

"The man who we believe was the operator, agents are with him, and is the suspected smuggler," a border patrol agent said.

Source: Newsweek

05/02/2021

Biden offers well wishes on Orthodox Easter, notes progress in coronavirus fight | TheHill

President Biden offered well wishes for Orthodox Easter on Sunday, noting that many people have h...

Source: The Hill

05/02/2021

Iran Declares U.S. Sanctions at 'Brink of Termination' as Biden Admin Says 'No Deal' Yet

"There's still a fair distance to travel to close the remaining gaps," Biden's national security adviser Jake Sullivan said Sunday.

Source: Newsweek

05/02/2021

Israeli official: Biden told Mossad director U.S. isn't close to returning to Iran deal

A senior Israeli official disputed the U.S.' characterization of the meeting.

Source: Axios

05/02/2021

Biden’s Proposals Aim to Give Sturdier Support to the Middle Class

His message is that the private sector alone cannot provide security and comfort to the vast majority of Americans.

Source: New York Times

05/02/2021

GOP ramps up attacks on Biden's border wall freeze | TheHill

Republicans in Congress are increasingly lashing out at President...

Source: The Hill

05/02/2021

North Korea Warns US Over Biden's Stance On Nuclear Program

Citing President Biden's speech to Congress, North Korea says the United States will face a grave situation if it continues to pursue its "hostile policy" toward the country's nuclear program.

Source: NPR

05/02/2021

North Korea warns of 'very grave situation' after Biden called it a security threat

North Korea warned of a "very grave situation" after President Joe Biden called the country a security threat. It said the U.S. leader made a "big blunder."

Source: NBC News

05/02/2021

What it's been like fact-checking Joe Biden through 100 days

Things have been quieter around here in presidential-fact-check land.

Source: CNN

05/02/2021

Biden’s Plan to Spend $4.5 Trillion Without Boosting Deficits Depend on Factors Beyond His Control

To avoid more red ink, the president has to unite Democrats behind his infrastructure and social plans and make sure tax increases aren’t repealed

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/02/2021

The Must-Read Biden Quote on Social Security

Is the president's plan enough to save Social Security for future generations?

Source: Motley Fool

05/02/2021

North Korea Warns Biden Against ‘Hostile Policy’

An official said President Biden had made “a big blunder” by characterizing the North’s nuclear arsenal as a threat to the United States.

Source: New York Times

05/01/2021

Taliban threatens fresh attacks on US troops as Biden skips withdrawal deadline

The Taliban is warning that US troops in Afghanistan will be hit with new attacks — now that the May 1 withdrawal deadline has passed.

Source: New York Post

05/01/2021

Biden keeps masking despite updated guidance | TheHill

President Biden sought to send the message this week that the nation is in a new phase of the pan...

Source: The Hill

05/01/2021

Biden met with Mossad director in D.C. to discuss Iran

President Biden met on Friday with the director of Israel's spy agency Mossad, Yossi Cohen, and discussed Iran, a source familiar with the details tells...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/01/2021

Biden's tax plan targets big companies, so why is small business worried?

President Biden's corporate tax plan and support for the PRO Act target big companies, but the small business community is worried about being a casualty.

Source: CNBC

05/01/2021

More perilous phase ahead for Biden after his 1st 100 days

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden's presidency is entering a new and more perilous phase where he is almost certain to face stiffer Republican opposition and also have difficulty keeping Democrats united as he pushes for $4 trillion in additional spending on progra…

Source: Associated Press

05/01/2021

Canceling student loan debt wasn't in Biden's speech — but can still happen

Is forgiving $50,000 in debt per person still on the table? Here's the latest.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/01/2021

How President Biden confronted racism and injustice in his first 100 days

President Biden has promised to address inequities in health care, criminal justice, housing, voting, pay and more.

Source: USA Today

05/01/2021

Stocks Have Surged The Most Since FDR During Biden's First 100 Days

The S&P 500 surged 11% in President Biden's first 100 days, the best performance since Franklin D. Roosevelt started his first term in 1933.

Source: NPR

05/01/2021

From Iran to North Korea, Biden has a world of challenges to confront after first 100 days

In just 100 days, President Joe Biden has begun to transform America's image in the eyes of the world. That might be the easy part.

Source: NBC News

04/30/2021

President Biden Bans Travel from India Due to Covid-19 Surge

As they discussed the decision this week, top health officials warned the White House about uncertainty over how vaccines might respond to a homegrown virus variant in India.

Source: New York Times

04/30/2021

Biden to restrict travel from India to US due to rise in Covid-19 cases

India’s healthcare system has been overwhelmed by the latest surge, with 386,452 new cases – which may be an undercount

Source: The Guardian

04/30/2021

Biden dismisses Trump, Obama approaches in charting new North Korea policy

Source: ABC News

04/30/2021

Biden’s Wall Street cop feels progressives' heat after hiring blunder

Progressives are eager to see the SEC step up to challenge business because they’re not confident that Democrats in Congress will be able to do that.

Source: Politico

04/30/2021

Biden administration declares war on menthol, sparking opposition across political spectrum

"A menthol cigarette ban would disproportionately affect communities of color," the ACLU wrote

Source: Salon

04/30/2021

Biden celebrates Amtrak's 50th anniversary with plans to expand the railway

President Biden traveled to Philadelphia's 30th Street Station Friday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Amtrak’s first rail ride, from New York City to Philadelphia, and tout a grand future for the federally funded train system.

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

Biden cancels border wall projects Trump paid for with diverted military funds

An announcement of the decision Friday does not indicate how much money the administration expects to save.

Source: The Washington Post

04/30/2021

Every Scandal of Joe Biden’s First 100 Days

Ranked from least to most absurdly contrived.

Source: Slate Magazine

04/30/2021

Biden bans travel from India amid COVID surge

The Biden administration has upgraded its travel advisory for India to an outright ban as the COVID-19 crisis in the country continues to spiral out of control -- something President Biden once said would "not stop" coronavirus.

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

Venture capitalists spar over Biden plan to raise their taxes

Venture capitalists are drawing battle lines over President Joe Biden’s pitch to pay for child care and infrastructure packages by raising taxes on the wealthy.

Source: NBC News

04/30/2021

Biden to restrict travel from India amid coronavirus surge

Biden is set to restrict travel from India on the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as India battles a wave of coronavirus infections.

Source: NBC News

04/30/2021

This week in Bidenomics: Sure, go big, voters say

Voters like Biden's plan to spend trillions on infrastructure, green energy, health and child care. Why wouldn't they?

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/30/2021

Bidens bringing cat into White House despite dog-biting drama

Despite having a ruff run of things with first dog Major caught up in a biting scandal, President Biden and first lady Jill Biden announced Friday that they’re bringing a cat to the White House.

Source: Www.https

04/30/2021

Biden says he will ignore CDC guidance and keep wearing a mask — even outdoors: 'It's a patriotic responsibility for God's sake'

Leading voices in the "party of science" are continuing to undermine recent face mask guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. From the liberal media to the president of the United States, it appears that the left has not fully embraced i…

Source: TheBlaze

04/30/2021

Biden calls Netanyahu to offer condolences over Mount Meron stampede

President Biden called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday to offer condolences and U.S. assistance following a deadly stampede that killed...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/30/2021

Biden's corporate tax plan takes aim at income inequality

WASHINGTON (AP) — From John Kennedy to Ronald Reagan to Donald Trump, American presidents have taken aim at corporate America's tax-avoidance schemes before — and mostly missed. Now, President Joe Biden is training the government’s sights again on the loophol…

Source: Associated Press

04/30/2021

Liberal media largely ignores 'Uncle Tim' slurs against Tim Scott after his Biden response

Liberal media outlets almost completely ignored the "Uncle Tim" slurs that trended on social media against Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., after his rebuttal Wednesday to President Biden's address to Congress.

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

Personal income surges by most on record as Biden delivers stimulus checks

Consumers’ spending and personal income soared in March as more vaccinations fueled a further reopening of the U.S. economy and as the government sent out stimulus checks to millions of Americans.

Source: Fox Business

04/30/2021

Live updates: Biden heading to Philadelphia to celebrate Amtrak anniversary and tout infrastructure plans

The president's trip is part of series of visits around the country to promote the spending and tax plans he detailed in an address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday.

Source: The Washington Post

04/30/2021

Look Who Made Money Hand Over Fist During Biden's First 100 Days

It's been just 100 days since President Biden's inauguration — and a powerful S&P 500 rally is ongoing. But not all winners are equal. Far from it.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/30/2021

'One god-awful mess': Biden lays border crisis on Trump admin's refusal to cooperate

Biden said in an exclusive interview with "TODAY" that the Trump administration's failure to cooperate during the transition exacerbated the U.S.-Mexico border problems.

Source: NBC News

04/30/2021

BIDEN'S FIRST 100 DAYS: How they compare with Trump's, Obama's, Bush's, and Clinton's

Compare President Joe Biden's approval ratings, laws, executive actions, Cabinet picks, unemployment rates, and golf outings to his predecessors'.

Source: Business Insider

04/30/2021

In Photos: How Washington changed in Biden's first 100 days

Our photographer captured the city during the pivotal transition from Trump to Biden.

Source: Politico

04/30/2021

Joe Biden is proving progressives wrong. And they're loving it.

Progressives were frequently aghast at candidate Joe Biden's instinct for moderation, his nostalgia for a bygone era and a record they perceived as too corporate-friendly and out of touch with his changing party.

Source: NBC News

04/30/2021

Biden says no masks outdoors for fully vaccinated people step toward 'normal living'

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated mask guidance for people who are fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus.

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

Al Qaeda promises 'war on all fronts' against America as Biden pulls out of Afghanistan

This weekend marks the 10th anniversary since Osama Bin Laden, the mastermind of the September 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, was killed by US special-operations forces, Seal Team 6, inside his high-walled compound in the Pakistani military college c…

Source: CNN

04/30/2021

All aboard! Biden to help Amtrak mark 50 years on the rails

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden, once a regular Amtrak rider, is set on Friday to help the nation's passenger rail system celebrate 50 years of service. As a U.S. senator, Biden was a fixture on Amtrak trains between his home in Wilmington, Delaware, a…

Source: Associated Press

04/30/2021

Cruz Takes a Snooze, Biden's 100th Day and Gabby Douglas Teaches Jimmy & Guillermo How to Cartwheel

Source: Google News

04/30/2021

Rudy Giuliani joins 'Tucker' after FBI raid, claims agents showed no interest in Hunter Biden hard drives

Rudy Giuliani joined "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday for his first television interview since the FBI raided his New York City apartment and seized the former New York City mayor's electronic devices in connection with a probe of whether he violated the law…

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

MSNBC reporters struggle to find voters who watched Biden speech: 'They just went to bed'

MSNBC reporters apparently had trouble locating many people who watched President Biden's address to a joint session of Congress Wednesday night.

Source: Fox News

04/30/2021

Task Force Pushes Biden Administration to Tighten Cryptocurrency Regulation – Regulation Bitcoin News

A public-private task force has submitted a report to the Biden administration that includes recommendations to tighten the regulation of cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, with the aim to combat ransomware. "The cryptocurrency sector that enables ransomwar…

Source: Bitcoin.com

04/29/2021

FBI warned Giuliani, key Trump ally in Senate of Russian disinformation campaign targeting Biden

Despite the warning, Rudolph Giuliani continued to meet with Russian proxies, officials say.

Source: The Washington Post

04/29/2021

Biden heckled by ‘Abolish ICE’ protesters and teases possible immigration action

President Biden was heckled Thursday by immigration protesters who chanted “Abolish ICE” at a drive-in rally near Atlanta — and he responded that he agrees with some of their grievances. Two men un…

Source: New York Post

04/29/2021

Biden's Labor Secretary Wants to See Gig Workers Reclassified as Employees

U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh caused Uber, Lyft, Doordash, and Grubhub stocks to tumble on Thursday following a Reuters interview in which he stated that many of the millions of gig workers across the country should, in fact, be classified as employees.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/29/2021

Biden address to Congress draws just 22.6 million viewers, less than half of Trump's audience in 2017

The ratings are in for President Biden's first address to a joint session of Congress -- and they aren't good.

Source: Fox News

04/29/2021

Mark Kelly bucks Biden on the border

The GOP is using the issue in an effort to hobble the Arizona Democratic senator's reelection campaign next year.

Source: Politico

04/29/2021

President Biden, GOP's Tim Scott Offer Diverging Views Of Race In America

Biden talked about "the knee of injustice on the neck of Black Americans," while Scott declared, "America is not a racist country." But there was some overlap on policing issues.

Source: NPR

04/29/2021

Republican House leader Kevin McCarthy repeats debunked claim that Biden is trying to impose meat limits

By Monday, numerous media outlets had debunked the viral false claim that President Joe Biden has proposed to restrict how much red meat Americans are allowed to eat. Even a Fox News anchor admitted on air on Monday afternoon that the claim was inaccurate.

Source: CNN

04/29/2021

Biden wants to raise $1.5 trillion by taxing the rich. Here's how

President Joe Biden's American Families Plan would raise taxes on the top 1%. It would increase the levy on their capital gains and ordinary income.

Source: CNBC

04/29/2021

Biden says he did not have advance notice of FBI raid on Rudy Giuliani, as Trump defends former New York mayor

Rudy Giuliani, who served as personal lawyer to Trump, faces a criminal probe by federal prosecutors. Biden said he has not been briefed on the investigation.

Source: CNBC

04/29/2021

Biden marks 100 days in office by unveiling ‘blue-collar blueprint’ package – live

Bipartisan group will meet to discuss bill, which bans tactics such as chokeholds and no-knock warrants on federal level

Source: The Guardian

04/29/2021

Twitter blocks Tim Scott 'Uncle Tim' topic that trended for hours after Biden rebuttal

Twitter on Thursday morning blocked the "Uncle Tim" trending topic – the racial slur that flooded the platform Wednesday night after Republican Sen. Tim Scott delivered his rebuttal to President Biden's address to Congress.

Source: Fox News

04/29/2021

Biden prepping cybersecurity executive order in response to SolarWinds attack | TheHill

President Biden is preparing a cybersecurity executive order&nbsp...

Source: The Hill

04/29/2021

Fact check: Biden's speech to Congress included claims on economy, immigration, 1994 assault weapons ban

In his first address to a joint session of Congress, President Joe Biden got some facts wrong and stretched others, mainly repeated claims.

Source: USA Today

04/29/2021

Biden ripped for calling Capitol riots 'worst attack on our democracy since the Civil War'

As others defended the president’s claims, outspoken journalist Glenn Greenwald insisted Biden’s claim was a “completely unhinged drama queen script” response to Jan. 6.

Source: New York Post

04/29/2021

Harris, Pelosi make history at Biden speech: ‘It’s about time’

Vice President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made history Wednesday as the first women — one of them Black and Indian American — to share the stage in Congress during a presidential address.

Source: fox8.com

04/29/2021

Biden's Covid case for big government

The US President made a sweeping case for big government that would transform and vastly expand its role in Americans' lives as they emerge from the pandemic.

Source: CNN

04/29/2021

Biden's tax hike will hit married couples earning more than $510,000 combined, according to a report

Biden plans to increase the income-tax rate from 37% to 39.6% for families earning more than $509,300, an official told Axios.

Source: Business Insider

04/29/2021

In G.O.P. Rebuttal, Tim Scott Accuses Biden of Pulling Nation ‘Further Apart’

The South Carolina senator did not offer a comprehensive alternative to President Biden’s education and child-care plans. Instead, he called them “big-government waste.”

Source: New York Times

04/29/2021

4 Takeaways From Biden's Joint Address To Congress

President Biden made the pitch for a larger federal role, framed new programs aiding children as essential for the middle class and marked history in the House chamber with two top women.

Source: NPR

04/29/2021

After SolarWinds Hack, Biden Plans Executive Order Strengthening Cybersecurity

Six months after one of the largest cyberattacks in history, the White House will set up formal cyber investigations, require companies to report breaches and set software development standards.

Source: NPR

04/29/2021

Asia shares rise on supportive Fed as Biden unveils new stimulus

Asian shares rose in early trade on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it was too early to consider rolling back emergency support for the economy, and as U.S. President Joe Biden unveiled plans for a $1.8 trillion stimulus package.

Source: Reuters

04/29/2021

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares extend gains on supportive Fed, Biden's stimulus

Asian shares extended gains on Thursday after the Federal Reserve said it was too early to consider rolling back emergency support for the economy, and U.S. President Joe Biden proposed an $1.8 trillion stimulus package.

Source: Reuters

04/29/2021

GOP Sen. Tim Scott says Dems 'are pulling us further apart' in response to Biden's address

Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina delivered the Republican response to President Joe Biden's first address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday.

Source: NBC News

04/29/2021

Biden: 'The insurrection was an existential crisis' | TheHill

President Biden called the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol an “exist...

Source: The Hill

04/29/2021

Dow Jones Futures Extend Gains As Biden Touts Agenda, Tax Hikes; Apple, Facebook, Qualcomm Flash Buy Signals

Apple, Facebook and Qualcomm jumped on blowout earnings late. President Biden is touting his tax and spending plans.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/29/2021

Biden: 'Raise the minimum wage to $15’

The president used his joint address to Congress to call for an increase from the current $7.25, but opposition from the GOP and moderate Senate Democrats...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/29/2021

Biden address live updates: President pushed 'blue collar blueprint,' big initiatives in COVID-era speech to Congress

Biden is giving his first address to a joint session of Congress days before marking his 100th day in office.

Source: USA Today

04/29/2021

Biden Delivers Address Flanked By Pelosi And Harris, In Historic First

In a historic first, President Biden delivered his joint address to Congress flanked by two women: Vice President Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Source: NPR

04/29/2021

(2) Biden is touting his administration's Covid-19 response. Here's a look at the latest US vaccination figures.

President Biden will deliver a prime-time speech to a joint session of Congress as he prepares to mark 100 days in office. Follow here for the latest.

Source: CNN

04/29/2021

Fact Check: Biden Claims ‘Only Government’ Can Take People to the Moon and Mars

Joe Biden forgot that NASA hitched a ride to the space on a private spacecraft, the Dragon, developed by Elon Musk's SpaceX.

Source: Breitbart News

04/29/2021

Visualizing the unique, historic diversity of the dais at Biden’s speech

Biden acknowledged the presence of two women behind him at the very start of his speech.

Source: The Washington Post

04/29/2021

Fact Check: Sen. Tim Scott's Response To Biden's Address

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott delivers the GOP response to President Biden's address to Congress. NPR reporters are providing live fact checks and analysis.

Source: NPR

04/28/2021

Boeing CEO to push Biden for 'productive dialogue' with China

"Given the importance of the Chinese market to our near-term delivery profile, as well as future orders which influence future production rates, we will continue to engage with leaders in both countries to urge a productive dialogue, reiterating the mutual ec…

Source: Fox Business

04/28/2021

Scott: Biden administration 'inherited a tide that had already turned' on pandemic | TheHill

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) will tout Trump-era wins, including efforts to develop a coronavirus vacc...

Source: The Hill

04/28/2021

Biden to cite 'worst attack on our democracy since the Civil War' in address to Congress

President Biden Wednesday evening in his address to Congress, that he took over as president after "the worst attack on our democracy since the Civil War," an apparent reference to the Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol.

Source: Fox News

04/28/2021

Apple CFO hopes Biden tax plan won't put US companies 'at a disadvantage'

Apple saw profits surge during its most recent fiscal quarter as customers continued to snap up iPhones and other products, but executives are keeping an eye on the effects of potential tax increases moving forward.

Source: Fox Business

04/28/2021

Internal Biden administration debate over vaccine sharing grows more intense

The internal debate in the Biden administration over sharing excess US vaccines doses with other countries has grown more intense in recent weeks as the Covid-19 crisis worsens globally and the situation in the US improves, according to sources familiar with …

Source: CNN

04/28/2021

What Jill Biden's guest list tells us about the president's speech tonight

The guests suggest Biden will touch on immigration, the coronavirus pandemic, gun laws, LGBTQ issues and racial justice, among other things.

Source: Politico

04/28/2021

Will there be a fourth stimulus check? Biden’s first address to Congress may offer clues for Americans

Another round of stimulus checks could lift more than 7 million people out of poverty, according to the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center.

Source: USA Today

04/28/2021

Biden’s first 100 days in foreign policy are hamstrung by Trump’s last 100

From Iran negotiations to Cuba policy to refugee admissions, the Biden administration is grappling with the detritus Trump left behind.

Source: Politico

04/28/2021

CNN reporter raises eyebrows by promoting Biden's 'moderate radicalism' before address to Congress

A CNN article praising President Biden's "moderate radicalism" has drawn criticism of the left-leaning news outlet.

Source: Fox News

04/28/2021

Pelosi defends Biden's proposed tax increases

“What he is talking about is exactly just to reverse some of what the Republicans did in their tax scam," Pelosi said Wednesday.

Source: Politico

04/28/2021

Senate panel advances Biden's Postal Service nominees | TheHill

A Senate committee on Wednesday advanced President Biden’s nomine...

Source: The Hill

04/28/2021

The Biden Plan for Free Community College Has a Big Challenge

A federal solution has to account for states that vary widely in how much they charge for tuition.

Source: New York Times

04/28/2021

Biden team split over helping India's Covid crisis

Source: Politico

04/28/2021

Biden administration expected to announce plan to ban menthol cigarettes

The action has been urgently sought by tobacco opponents and civil rights groups who say African Americans have been disproportionately hurt by the industry’s aggressive targeting of Black communities.

Source: The Washington Post

04/28/2021

Dow Jones Today, Stocks Mixed Ahead Of Fed News, Biden Speech; Google Rallies, Microsoft Slides On Earnings

Alphabet led the Nasdaq and S&P 500, Visa topped the Dow Jones today, but stocks opened mixed ahead of the Federal Reserve's rate policy news.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/28/2021

Prince Harry, Meghan and the Bidens to appear at vaccine benefit concert

A-list concert will see pop music stars, celebrities and world leaders call seek "dollars for doses" to boost global vaccinations against COVID-19.

Source: CBS News

04/28/2021

POLITICO Playbook: Biden shies from a fight with Big Business

And what Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) is planning for his response speech tonight.

Source: Politico

04/28/2021

Here's what's in Biden's $1.8 trillion American Families Plan

A month after he laid out a roughly $2 trillion infrastructure plan aimed at helping the nation recover from the coronavirus pandemic, President Joe Biden is set to unveil an additional $1.8 trillion federal investment in education, child care and paid family…

Source: CNN

04/28/2021

Joe Biden Unveils American Families Plan Funded by Taxing Wealthy

Source: Bloomberg

04/28/2021

U.S. Popularity Plummets in China, Spikes in Europe After Joe Biden Inauguration: Poll

A new poll shows that China was the only country that recorded a significant drop in favorable views of the U.S. since President Joe Biden took office in January.

Source: Newsweek

04/28/2021

Biden to call for universal preschool in first address to Congress

As part of the American Families Plan, all employees participating in pre-K programs and Head Start will earn at least $15 per hour.

Source: CBS News

04/27/2021

After somber tone in first 100 days, Biden plans to try to sell spending to U.S. public

When he delivers his first address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, President Joe Biden will take on a new role: salesman in chief.

Source: Reuters

04/27/2021

Novavax shares jump after Biden says focusing on its vaccine

Shares of Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) surged 16% in extended trading on Tuesday after President Joe Biden said the United States was planning to share COVID-19 vaccines with countries in need of aid.

Source: Reuters

04/27/2021

Novavax Sparks Again As Biden Hints Covid Vaccine Is Nearing Authorization

Novavax stock rocketed Tuesday after President Joe Biden said the company's Covid vaccine could be nearing authorization in the U.S.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/27/2021

FACT SHEET: Biden Administration Advances Expansion & Modernization of the Electric Grid

Departments of Energy and Transportation Announce New Actions to Upgrade America’s Power Infrastructure -- Creating Jobs, Increasing Reliability, and

Source: Whitehouse.gov

04/27/2021

Biden speech today: CDC announces new mask guidelines for outdoor activities - KTRK

President Joe Biden spoke Tuesday as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance for wearing masks outdoors.

Source: KTRK-TV

04/27/2021

Biden speech today: CDC announces new mask guidelines for outdoor activities - KGO

President Joe Biden spoke Tuesday as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance for wearing masks outdoors.

Source: KGO-TV

04/26/2021

POLITICO Playbook: Democrats spar over Biden's next mega-proposal

And VP Kamala Harris plans a warning for the U.N.

Source: Politico

04/26/2021

Status Of Biden's Promises After 100 Days In Office

President Biden promised a lot as a candidate and acted swiftly once in office, particularly in regards to the coronavirus. But there are still areas in progress and goals that haven't been achieved.

Source: NPR

04/26/2021

Biden's 1970s-Era Taxes on Rich Collide With GOP and SALT Rebels

Source: Bloomberg

04/25/2021

Kim Kardashian, Cher thank Joe Biden for recognizing the Armenian massacre as genocide

President Joe Biden’s official recognition of the Armenian massacre as a genocide has received approval from Kim Kardashian and Cher.

Source: Fox News

04/25/2021

Chuck Todd: Biden's 53 percent approval rating is 'the new 60'

"Meet the Press" host Chuck Todd praised President Biden for the 53 percent approval rating he received in a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, a number that Todd said is "the new 60" in an appearance on the "TODAY" show on Sunday. The numbers come just shy of…

Source: Fox News

04/25/2021

Biden administration will deploy additional supplies and support to India as country faces Covid-19 outbreak

The Biden administration will deploy additional supplies and support to India as the country deals with a spike in coronavirus cases, the White House announced on Sunday.

Source: CNN

04/25/2021

POLITICO Playbook: Biden's 7-day sprint

And Joe Biden becomes the first president to recognize the Armenian genocide.

Source: Politico

04/25/2021

Joe Manchin says he's 'not a roadblock' to Biden's agenda but won't be a part of 'blowing up' the Senate

The West Virginia Democrat has refused calls to reform or eliminate the filibuster and hasn't put his support behind Biden's infrastructure plan.

Source: Business Insider

04/25/2021

Biden pressured to donate COVID-19 vaccine to India

While India is recording hundreds of thousands of new COVID-19 cases everyday, the US has started to see domestic vaccination rates decline.

Source: Business Insider

04/25/2021

Biden job approval hits 53%, broad majority support his infrastructure plan: NBC News poll

More than half of Americans say they support President Joe Biden's performance in office and approve of his Covid-19 relief bill and infrastructure proposal.

Source: CNBC

04/25/2021

Fox News Poll: Three times as many say border security worse under Biden

By a stark 46-15 percent margin, voters say U.S. border security is worse today than it was two years ago, according to the latest Fox News survey.

Source: Fox News

04/25/2021

Biden recognizes mass killing of Armenians as genocide

He is the first American president to formally declare the killings in the early 20th century a genocide.

Source: CBS News

04/25/2021

The Memo: Biden tries to flip the script on taxes | TheHill

President Biden’s plan to increase taxes on wealthy Americans is ...

Source: The Hill

04/25/2021

Biden's 100 days: Low-end approval, yet strong marks on pandemic response: POLL

Source: ABC News

04/25/2021

Armenians Celebrate Biden's Genocide Declaration as Furious Turkey Summons US Ambassador

"We remember the lives of all those who died in the Ottoman-era Armenian genocide," Biden said on the annual Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day.

Source: Newsweek

04/25/2021

Krishnamoorthi calls on Biden to release AstraZeneca vaccine stores to ailing countries

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Ill.) on Saturday evening called on the B...

Source: The Hill

04/24/2021

Khloé Kardashian thanks Biden for officially recognizing Armenian genocide

Khloé Kardashian on Saturday thanked President Joe Biden on social media for being the first US president to officially recognize the massacre of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire as a genocide.

Source: CNN

04/24/2021

Biden’s statement recognizing the Armenian genocide is a big deal - but Turkey isn’t happy about it

Biden is the first US president to recognize the Armenian genocide — and Turkey isn’t happy.

Source: Vox

04/24/2021

White House’s new $1.8 trillion ‘families plan’ reflects ambitions — and limits — of Biden presidency

Big spending increases and tax changes will test the Democrats’ majority and the GOP’s willingness to stand in the way.

Source: The Washington Post

04/24/2021

Biden Declares Mass Killings of Armenians a Genocide

The Turkish government, as well as human rights activists and ethnic Armenians, had a muted response to the news, describing the move as largely symbolic.

Source: New York Times

04/24/2021

Young people are politically engaged, pro-Biden, and depressed, study finds

A new youth poll conducted by the Harvard Kennedy School Institute of Politics found young millennials and members of Gen Z far more likely to be politically engaged than their predecessors.

Source: The Boston Globe

04/24/2021

Peter Brandt Believes Bitcoin May Suffer A Lot from Biden Presidency, Here’s Why

Savvy trader Peter Brandt has tweeted that US President Joe Biden may become a big negative factor for Bitcoin

Source: U.Today

04/24/2021

President Biden signs Kansas Republican Marshall’s pharmaceutical bill into law

Source: Google News

04/24/2021

Police oversight languished under Trump. Biden's DOJ is bringing federal inquiries back

Source: USA Today

04/24/2021

Biden Tries To Show — Not Just Tell — The World It Can Trust The U.S. Again

President Biden's virtual climate summit this week reflected a key theme of his first hundred days in the White House: reassuring American allies they can once again count on the U.S.

Source: NPR

04/24/2021

Lawmakers brace for bitter fight over Biden tax plan | TheHill

Lawmakers are bracing for a bitter fight over tax increases President Biden is expected to propos...

Source: The Hill

04/24/2021

'Lost in the shuffle': Republicans battle around Biden — for now

Former President Donald Trump and his allies launched a barrage of contradictory attacks, but ultimately found it difficult to define the longtime politician to voters.

Source: NBC News

04/24/2021

Joe Biden “Slayed The Orange Dragon,” Bill Maher Marvels, And Has “Stepped Up His Game” At 78, Revealing America’s Ageism

Given his indulgence of guests like Kellyanne Conway and Megyn Kelly this season, the start of Bill Maher’s show-ending “New Rule” on tonight’s Real Time might have had some viewers worried. “Three months into his presidency, it’s time to admit Joe Biden has …

Source: Deadline

04/23/2021

WaPo runs 'hit piece' on Tim Scott hours after it was announced he would give GOP response to Biden address

The timing of Washington Post's latest "fact-check" on Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., which has been panned by critics, is raising questions.

Source: Fox News

04/23/2021

Biden plan to double capital-gains taxes will hurt economy to fuel giveaways to Dem special interests

President Joe Biden has already vowed to slam the recovering US economy by hiking taxes on higher earners and raising corporate tax rates. Now comes news he wants to double the capital-gains tax ra…

Source: New York Post

04/23/2021

John Kerry On Achieving Biden's Climate Goals

John Kerry, Biden's special envoy for climate, says climate change is an existential crisis. "And the question is, are we behaving as if it is? And the answer is no."

Source: NPR

04/23/2021

Democrats pushing Biden to propose permanent extension of unemployment benefits

Democrats on the Hill are pushing President Biden to propose permanently expanding unemployment benefits just as governments did for the duration of the pandemic.

Source: Fox News

04/23/2021

Cryptocurrencies fall on possible Biden capital gains tax hike. Cramer, Draper and others react

With reports of Biden's plans to raise capital gains taxes shaving billions off the cryptocurrency market, market analysts evaluate the move's impact.

Source: CNBC

04/23/2021

Top Democrats are calling on President Biden to permanently reform unemployment and beef up benefits

Sen. Bernie Sanders is one of 38 Democrats calling for President Joe Biden to include changes to unemployment in his next economic package.

Source: Business Insider

04/23/2021

Biden’s climate change summit 2021: 4 winners and 4 losers

Winner: Joe Biden. Loser: The coal industry.

Source: Vox

04/23/2021

Ben Rhodes worries about Biden’s climate and China policies

There’s an inescapable tension that might lead to unpalatable trade-offs.

Source: Vox

04/23/2021

Biden to Say Armenians Suffered Genocide. Here’s Why It Matters.

Events more than 100 years ago during the breakup of the Ottoman Empire are back in the news, with President Biden’s intention to declare the killing of 1.5 million Armenians a genocide.

Source: New York Times

04/23/2021

Crypto: Bitcoin, Ether, XRP, Dogecoin sink over Biden tax plans

Bitcoin, the biggest crypto coin, fell to $47,555, slumping below the $50,000 mark for the first time since March.

Source: Al Jazeera English

04/23/2021

Biden address to Congress to feature fewer attendees, no first lady's box | TheHill

When President Biden delivers an address to a joint session of Congress next week, only about 200...

Source: The Hill

04/23/2021

Biden says fossil fuel workers should get new jobs 'where they live'

President Biden claimed in a speech from the White House to a summit of world leaders that phasing out industries dealing in oil, gas and coal doesn’t require economic devastation.

Source: New York Post

04/23/2021

What Biden's capital gains tax proposal could mean for your wallet

President Biden is expected to propose almost doubling the tax rate paid by wealthy investors when they sell stocks and other assets in his next big-ticket spending bill.

Source: Fox Business

04/23/2021

How Biden's capital gains tax proposal may impact investors

Source: Google News

04/23/2021

Biden Climate Summit: Live Updates

On the second day of the White House virtual summit to tackle the environmental crisis, business leaders including Bill Gates took center stage.

Source: New York Times

04/23/2021

Stocks mixed as Biden's capital gains tax hike in focus

U.S. equity markets rallied Friday as investors digested strong economic data and continued to weigh the impact of President Biden’s expected proposal to hike the capital gains tax rate.

Source: Fox Business

04/23/2021

DHS whistleblower says border guards are 'burned out' from Biden policies

In an interview with Fox News’ Sara Carter, the unidentified DHS official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, expressed increasing frustration at the federal government’s handling of …

Source: New York Post

04/23/2021

What to watch today: Stocks to bounce after Biden capital gains concerns slammed Wall Street

U.S. stock futures bounced a day after Wall Street sank on reports of a President Biden plan to hike capital gains rate on the rich.

Source: CNBC

04/23/2021

Live updates: Biden to focus on job creation as he virtually hosts second day of global climate summit

The agenda includes a focus on the economic opportunities of combating climate change and the need for technological innovations.

Source: The Washington Post

04/23/2021

Biden May Eliminate the Carried Interest Loophole

President Biden is weighing an end to the carried interest loophole.

Source: New York Times

04/23/2021

Biden’s climate summit shows rivalry with U.S. complicates China’s green push

The United States and China are seeking cooperation on climate change, but it’s uncertain how much more ground Xi Jinping is willing to concede.

Source: The Washington Post

04/23/2021

Bitcoin Price Drops Below 100-Day MA as Selling Picks Up on Biden's Tax Plans - CoinDesk

Bitcoin falls as Biden's plan to raise capital gains tax hurts risk appetite.

Source: CoinDesk

04/23/2021

Biden Administration Looks For Help With Next Phase Of Pitching COVID Vaccines

In the next phase of the race to vaccinate Americans, the Biden administration knows the government is not the best messenger. So it's asking communities for help.

Source: NPR

04/23/2021

The border turned out to be a better attack on Biden than even Republicans thought

The GOP planned to use immigration against the president before he was even sworn in. He was ill-prepared for that.

Source: Politico

04/23/2021

Biden Aims at Top 0.3% With Bid to Tax Capital Gains Like Wages

Source: Bloomberg

04/23/2021

Biden Saving Earth, Lie Witness News Oscars Edition & Bring Your Kid to Work Day

Source: Google News

04/22/2021

Biden officials lose faith in Johnson & Johnson after repeated vaccine stumbles

The chaos has disappointed the Biden team, which once argued that the company’s one-dose vaccine would be central to turning the tide of the pandemic.

Source: Politico

04/22/2021

Jim Cramer shrugs off fears that Biden could raise capital gains tax

Source: Google News

04/22/2021

Biden’s 10-Year Climate Plan

He’s committing the U.S. to a far-fetched CO2 emissions goal without a vote of Congress.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/22/2021

Larry Kudlow: Biden climate change, tax plans mean less investment, productivity, family income, and growth

‘Kudlow’ host Larry Kudlow slammed Biden's climate change and tax policies Thursday, saying if the administration raises the capital gains tax, there will be less investment, productivity, wages, family income, and growth.

Source: Fox Business

04/22/2021

Biden spells out U.S. climate goal, urges other world leaders to go big

At White House climate summit, President Biden details new U.S. emissions-cutting pledge, urges other world leaders to go big

Source: The Washington Post

04/22/2021

As economy spikes, Republicans are still waiting for the ‘Biden depression’ that Trump predicted

Source: The Washington Post

04/22/2021

Bitcoin falls to $50K after Biden floats doubling capital gains tax

Bloomberg earlier reported that the president was mulling a doubling in the capital gains tax on the wealthiest Americans to 39.6% from the current 20%.The news helped send the major...

Source: Seeking Alpha

04/22/2021

Tim Scott to Deliver G.O.P. Rebuttal to Biden’s Address to Congress.

The senator from South Carolina said he would deliver an “optimistic vision” for the country focused on economic growth and “empowering working families.”

Source: New York Times

04/22/2021

US STOCKS-U.S. stocks close down on news of Biden tax proposal

U.S. stocks dived on Thursday on reports President Joe Biden planned to almost double the capital gains tax, news analysts said provided an excuse to take...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/22/2021

Why Did the Stock Market Fall Today? Biden Pulled the Plug

Stocks were only moderately lower until a report that President Joe Biden was considering raising capital-gains taxes. The three major U.S. stock indexes ended materially lower.

Source: Barron's

04/22/2021

Sen. Tim Scott to deliver GOP response to Biden's first speech to Congress

Sen. Tim Scott, R-SC, will deliver the Republican Party’s response following President Biden’s first speech to a joint session of Congress on April 28, GOP leadership said on Thursday.

Source: Fox News

04/22/2021

Dow tumbles 321 points on Biden's capital gains tax hike plan

U.S. equity markets turned sharply lower Thursday afternoon following a report that the Biden administration is mulling increasing the capital gains tax.

Source: Fox Business

04/22/2021

Dow Jones Dives On Biden Tax Hike Report, Climate Pledge; Visa Passes Buy Point

The Dow Jones lagged after President Joe Biden announced a new climate change target. The Nasdaq slipped. Visa stock passed a buy point.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/22/2021

Stocks dive on report of Biden's capital gains tax proposal

Stocks are falling after Bloomberg reported President Biden will propose a capital gains tax as high as 43.4% for the wealthy. Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/22/2021

Biden’s USPS nominees face confirmation hearing as Democrats consider paths to oust DeJoy

Even if all three are confirmed, giving Democrats a 5-4 edge on the U.S. Postal Service’s governing board, it remains to be seen whether the majority bloc would be in sync when it comes to the postmaster general.

Source: The Washington Post

04/22/2021

Here’s what countries pledged on climate change at Biden’s global summit

The pledges by U.S. allies and adversaries at the global climate summit come shortly after Biden vowed to reduce U.S. emissions by at least 50% by 2030.

Source: CNBC

04/22/2021

Biden Eyeing Capital Gains Tax as High as 43.4% for Wealthy

Source: Bloomberg

04/22/2021

Some Republicans say they don't want to attend Biden's first address to Congress

President Biden will deliver his first address to Congress as commander-in-chief next week, and a growing number of Republicans appear ready to miss it.

Source: New York Post

04/22/2021

Biden to announce US will aim to cut carbon emissions by as much as 52% by 2030 at virtual climate summit

President Joe Biden on Thursday kicked off a virtual climate summit attended by 40 other world leaders by announcing an ambitious cut in greenhouse gas emissions as he looks to put the US back at the center of the global effort to address the climate crisis a…

Source: CNN

04/22/2021

Biden pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030

President Biden's pledge to reduce emissions by at least 50% by 2030 more than doubles the country's prior commitment under the 2015 Paris climate agreement.

Source: CNBC

04/22/2021

Klacik to LeBron James: Can’t support Biden, a 1994 Crime Bill author, and complain about police brutality

Kimberly Klacik, a former Republican congressional hopeful from Maryland, challenged LeBron James over his tweet that critics say threatened the life of an Ohio police officer who fatally shot a teen.

Source: Fox News

04/22/2021

Biden preparing to declare massacre of Armenians a 'genocide,' risking break with Turkey

President Joe Biden is preparing to declare the massacre of an estimated million or more Armenians under the Ottoman Empire a "genocide" this week, risking a potential fracture with Turkey but fulfilling a campaign pledge to finally use the word as President …

Source: CNN

04/22/2021

Joe Biden set to formally recognize Armenian genocide, officials say

The anticipated move could further complicate an already tense relation ship with Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Turkish leader

Source: The Guardian

04/22/2021

Psaki pressed on whether Biden 'acknowledges his own role in systemic racism' in America

White House press secretary Jen Psaki had an uncomfortable exchange with a reporter Wednesday after he asked whether President Biden "acknowledges his own role" in what the president described as "systemic racism" in America.

Source: Fox News

04/21/2021

Biden Poised to Recognize Massacres of Armenians as Genocide, Officials Say

President said during his campaign he would acknowledge killings as genocide, a move that would upset U.S. ally Turkey

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/21/2021

Climate change: Biden summit to push for 'immediate' action

Forty world leaders will be urged to increase their carbon-cutting actions at US virtual summit.

Source: BBC News

04/21/2021

Ariz. Gov. Ducey urges Biden to declare national emergency at the border, as he deploys National Guard

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday urged President Biden to declare a national emergency at the border, a day after the Republican governor deployed the National Guard and issued an emergency declaration in response to the migrant crisis.

Source: Fox News

04/21/2021

Biden announces tax credit so workers can get paid time off to be vaccinated

President Biden on Wednesday called for employers to provide workers with paid time off for coronavirus vaccination, holding out as enticement a federal tax ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/21/2021

Biden: 200 Million COVID-19 Vaccinations Have Been Given In 100 Days

In celebrating the milestone, the president also announced the administration would begin offering tax credits to employers who give workers time off to get vaccinated.

Source: NPR

04/21/2021

Live: President Biden News Updates

President Biden’s plan to cut emissions almost in half by 2030 would require Americans to transform the way they drive, heat their homes and manufacture goods. It is expected to be announced Thursday and timed with a global summit meeting.

Source: New York Times

04/21/2021

12 states urging Biden to ban gas and diesel cars by 2035

A dozen governors are asking President Biden to push for regulations that would ban the sale of new internal combustion engine cars across the U.S. by 2035. The states are following the lead of California, where Governor Gavin Newsom passed an executive order…

Source: Fox Business

04/21/2021

Republican Lisa Murkowski breaks ranks to advance Biden's associate attorney general nominee Vanita Gupta

The Senate narrowly voted to advance the nomination of President Joe Biden's nominee to be associate attorney general, Vanita Gupta, setting up a final vote expected later Wednesday despite fierce opposition from most Republican senators.

Source: CNN

04/21/2021

Meet Biden’s Postal Service nominees, who could add pressure on Louis DeJoy

Skepticism of the postmaster general looms large in the confirmation hearings for Democrats Ron Stroman and Anton Hajjar and independent Amber McReynolds.

Source: The Washington Post

04/21/2021

Biden nominated three people to fix USPS. Here’s how the Postal Service’s leadership works.

Confirmation hearings beginning this week could shift the balance of power on the governing board that oversees Postmaster General Louis DeJoy.

Source: The Washington Post

04/21/2021

As pace of vaccinations appears to slow, Biden urges paid time off for shots; 'Joints for Jabs' a hit in DC: Live COVID-19 updates

About 1.8 million vaccination jabs were reported Tuesday, the lowest one-day number in two weeks. Latest COVID-19 news.

Source: USA Today

04/21/2021

UPDATE 3-NextEra backs Biden's clean energy push as renewables power profit

NextEra Energy Inc will back the U.S. government's push for utilities to tap carbon-free sources, the country's most valuable electricity provider said as...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/21/2021

Biden calls Chauvin murder conviction a "step forward" in the march toward justice

The president spoke with George Floyd's family after the judge read the guilty verdict.

Source: CBS News

04/21/2021

Biden ignores $1B in riot damage while praising George Floyd protesters after Chauvin conviction

Source: Fox News

04/21/2021

Biden assembled an all-star climate team. Now he has to deliver.

The president lured top talent into his administration, all behind one goal: “There aren’t a lot of egos. Just a motivation to make things happen.”

Source: Politico

04/21/2021

Chinese President Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit

BEIJING - China's President Xi Jinping will attend a U.S.- led climate change summit Thursday at the invitation of President Joe Biden.

Source: NBC News

04/21/2021

‘At least, God, now there is some justice’: Biden says guilty verdict in Floyd murder offers a chance at reform

The conviction of a former Minneapolis police officer for killing George Floyd creates a potential inflection point for a president who made racial equity a centerpiece of his campaign, but who hasn’t yet placed it at the forefront of his presidency.

Source: The Washington Post

04/20/2021

Biden says verdict in Chauvin trial could be a step toward racial justice in America and urges country to come together

President Joe Biden welcomed Tuesday's guilty verdict in the murder trial of a former Minneapolis police officer but said the outcome was "too rare" for the country to turn away now from issues of systemic racism.

Source: CNN

04/20/2021

Biden calls Chauvin murder conviction a "step forward" in the march toward justice

The president spoke with George Floyd's family after the judge read the guilty verdict.

Source: CBS News

04/20/2021

Biden calls guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin trial 'a step forward'

President Joe Biden called the guilty verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police Derek Chauvin "a step forward," but also said that the nation still has to reckon with systemic racism in all walks of life, including policing.

Source: NBC News

04/20/2021

Biden stuns political, legal experts by weighing in on Derek Chauvin verdict before jury makes decision

After President Biden said Monday he is praying the jury comes to the "right verdict" in the Derek Chauvin trial, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Biden doesn’t see that as "weighing in." Political and legal experts think otherwise.

Source: Fox News

04/20/2021

Biden says he's praying Derek Chauvin trial ends with 'right verdict'

President Joe Biden said Tuesday that he’s praying that the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial is the right one as the jury deliberates the outcome.

Source: NBC News

04/20/2021

Biden's recovery plan for families set to cost more than $1 trillion, extend enhanced child tax credit

Biden aims to approve the second phase of his infrastructure package based around child care and paid leave after passage of the first piece.

Source: CNBC

04/20/2021

Biden administration reportedly weighing cutting cigarette nicotine levels

​The Biden administration is weighing requiring tobacco companies to lower the level of nicotine in cigarettes so they are no longer addictive, according to a report.​ The issue is being considered…

Source: New York Post

04/20/2021

Biden Administration Takes Bold Action to Protect Electricity Operations from Increasing Cyber Threats

DOE kicks off 100-day plan to address cybersecurity risks to the U.S. electric system, and seeks input from stakeholders on safeguarding U.S. critical energy infrastructure.

Source: Energy.gov

04/20/2021

Biden wants to crack down on corporate tax loopholes, resuming a battle his predecessors lost

Source: The Washington Post

04/20/2021

Looming Chauvin Verdict Will Test Biden's Leadership On Race

The president prioritizes racial justice while also acting as an ally of law enforcement, and the trial's end could be the first significant flashpoint over race and policing in Biden's presidency.

Source: NPR

04/20/2021

Republicans tell Biden no corporate tax hike for infrastructure

The opposition suggests Biden is going to have a difficult time finding any GOP support for his infrastructure plan.

Source: Axios

04/20/2021

Biden Administration Might Drastically Cut Nicotine in Cigarettes: WSJ

It would make them less addictive. Tobacco companies aren’t thrilled.

Source: Daily Beast

04/19/2021

ExxonMobil’s climate pitch to Biden: A $100B carbon project that greens hate

The oil and gas giant is pushing its carbon capture and sequestration technology to drive the type of speedy emissions reduction the White House is expected to announce this week.

Source: Politico

04/19/2021

Biden Administration Considering Rule to Cut Nicotine in Cigarettes

Policy could be paired with proposal to ban menthols; FDA must decide whether to pursue menthol ban by April 29

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/19/2021

Psaki says Biden misspoke when he called youth border surge a crisis

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said President Biden “misspoke” when he said there’s a crisis of unaccompanied minors crossing the US-Mexico border.

Source: New York Post

04/19/2021

Biden says everyone in US now eligible for Covid vaccine – live updates

President meets with a bipartisan group of lawmakers and says ‘I am prepared to compromise’

Source: The Guardian

04/19/2021

Rift between GOP, corporate America creates opening for Biden’s tax plan

Source: The Washington Post

04/19/2021

ICE, CBP to stop using ‘illegal alien’ and ‘assimilation’ under new Biden administration order

Officials are dropping terms embraced by the Trump administration as part of a push to treat noncitizens more humanely.

Source: The Washington Post

04/19/2021

Lakers Will Not Visit Biden's White House During D.C. Road Trip, Open to Future Meeting

The L.A. Lakers will NOT visit Joe Biden at the White House next week to celebrate their 2019-20 NBA championship -- but it ain't a protest.

Source: TMZ

04/19/2021

All U.S. States Have Met Biden's Vaccine Expansion Deadline

Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Oregon, Rhode Island and Vermont were the last states to expand eligibility on Monday. More than 131 million Americans have received at least one shot of a Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: New York Times

04/19/2021

Why new SEC chief Gary Gensler may be Biden’s gift to crypto industry

Are digital assets securities or commodities? Outdated laws offer no clarity, but US is now poised to reform blockchain regulations.

Source: Forkast.news

04/18/2021

LeBron James, Lakers won't visit President Biden at White House during trip to Washington D.C.

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will be taking on the Wizards in Washington D.C later this month, but the defending NBA champions aren’t expected to visit the White House.

Source: Fox News

04/18/2021

What if Biden doesn't cancel your student loan debt? There's an alternative

There's speculation about forgiving $10,000 or $50,000 per person, but no real plan yet.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/18/2021

'There will be consequences' for Russia if Navalny dies, Biden official warns

"They will be held accountable by the international community," Jake Sullivan said.

Source: Politico

04/18/2021

Macron says Biden is "100% right" to push for more action on climate change

"It's time to deliver. It's time to rush, and President Biden is 100% right to do so," Macron said in an interview with "Face the Nation."

Source: CBS News

04/17/2021

AOC declares victory after Biden reverses course on refugee cap

New York Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez championed the Biden administration’s decision to lift Trump-era refugee limits Friday night, following outcry from prominent congressional Democrats.

Source: Fox News

04/17/2021

Biden Rebuffed Commanders’ Advice in Decision to Leave Afghanistan

Top generals favored holding the line at 2,500 U.S. troops while negotiators pursued a peace deal

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/17/2021

Biden hits the links for first golf outing of his presidency

Hail to the new Duffer-in-Chief! President Biden hit the links for the first golf game of his presidency Saturday in an unannounced visit that seemed to take local hackers by surprise. Startled mem…

Source: New York Post

04/17/2021

Biden will increase refugee cap after criticism from Democrats, activists

By May 15, he’ll raise the number of refugees permitted into the country, from the low cap previously set by Trump.

Source: Vox

04/17/2021

Biden Golfs at Course Near His Delaware Home in First Outing

Source: Bloomberg

04/17/2021

Biden Rejects Pentagon's Views on Afghanistan Withdrawal

Over two decades of war, the Pentagon had fended off the political instincts of elected leaders frustrated with the grind of Afghanistan. But President Biden refused to be persuaded.

Source: New York Times

04/17/2021

Power companies urge Biden to implement policies to cut emissions 80% by 2030

A group of U.S. electricity companies wrote to President Joe Biden this week saying it will work with his administration and Congress to design a broad set of policies to reach a near-term goal of slashing the sector's carbon emissions by 2030.

Source: Reuters

04/17/2021

Power companies urge Biden to implement policies to cut emissions 80% by 2030

Power companies urge Biden to implement policies to cut emissions 80% by 2030

Source: Reuters

04/17/2021

UBS put out the definitive guide for investing under a Biden administration

UBS this week issued a comprehensive guide to investing for President Joe Biden's massive infrastructure proposal.

Source: CNBC

04/17/2021

Biden's 1st 100 Days: Can He Match FDR Or LBJ?

The sheer scale of the Biden agenda finds an analog in the early achievements of Franklin D. Roosevelt and Lyndon B. Johnson. But which of those offers the better insight into what's happening now?

Source: NPR

04/17/2021

Biden and Suga Agree US and Japan Will Work Together on 5G

The subtext of the meeting was responding to China’s influence and its aggressive actions in the Indo-Pacific and beyond, and Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga resisted being drawn into a rivalry.

Source: New York Times

04/17/2021

Trump blasts Biden for 'moronic move' that aids the 'deranged pseudo-science' of those resisting vaccines

'It's sheer lunacy'

Source: TheBlaze

04/17/2021

Washington Post fact-checker calls out Biden admin for trying to 'spin' refugee cap reversal as 'confusion'

Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler called out the Biden administration Friday for attempting to "spin" its stunning reversal on the refugee cap as mere media "confusion."

Source: Fox News

04/16/2021

Biden and Suga Agree U.S. and Japan Will Work Together on 5G

The subtext of the meeting was responding to China’s influence and its aggressive actions in the Indo-Pacific and beyond, and Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga resisted being drawn into a rivalry.

Source: New York Times

04/16/2021

‘Broken promise’: Biden’s backtrack on refugees still slammed by advocates

Democrats were up in arms over the White House’s refugee policy. The administration’s attempt to clarify hasn’t repaired all the damage.

Source: Politico

04/16/2021

Democratic Sen. Menendez rips Biden for keeping Trump's 15K refugee admissions limit

Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez ripped President Biden on Friday to maintain a limit of 15,000 refugee admissions for fiscal 2021, warning in a letter that the move “threatens U.S. leadership on forced migration.”

Source: Fox News

04/16/2021

Biden says Iran enriching uranium at 60% is not helpful, but is pleased country engaging in indirect talks

President Joe Biden on Friday said Iran's decision to enrich uranium at 60% is not helpful and counter to the agreement the countries made under the Iran nuclear deal, but said he is pleased the country continues to engage in indirect talks with the United St…

Source: CNN

04/16/2021

Biden demands Republicans move on gun background check bill

President Biden Friday demanded the Republicans in the Senate move on passing gun background check legislation, calling the string of mass shootings and gun violence a "national embarrassment."

Source: Fox News

04/16/2021

"Utterly unacceptable": Ilhan Omar, AOC, other Democrats slam Biden's decision on refugee cap

Several Democrats on Friday slammed President Biden's decision to not raise the cap on refugees allowed to enter the U.S. this year, calling it "disgraceful"...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/16/2021

President Biden nominates former astronaut Pamela Melroy for NASA deputy administrator

Source: Space.com

04/16/2021

President Biden Announces His Intent to Nominate Eight Key Administration Leaders

WASHINGTON – Today, President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate eight leaders to key Administration posts: Pamela Melroy – Deputy Administrator,

Source: Whitehouse.gov

04/16/2021

Biden to keep in place Trump's refugee cap

The president has been facing heat in recent days for not following through on his February announcement to raise the refugee cap.

Source: Politico

04/16/2021

Russia to expel 10 U.S. diplomats in response to Biden administration sanctions

Moscow’s move matched part of the U.S. actions in a tit-for-tat response.

Source: The Washington Post

04/16/2021

Biden’s blunt opposition to marijuana legalization

Biden’s opposition to marijuana legalization puts him at odds with Democrats — and the country.

Source: Vox

04/16/2021

Biden Will Not Raise Refugee Admission Target

The administration had promised to increase the level to 60,000 admissions this year, but will keep it at 15,000, which was set by the Trump administration.

Source: New York Times

04/16/2021

Biden administration is planning for possible Covid vaccine booster shots

The Biden administration is preparing for the potential need for Covid-19 vaccine booster shots, though nothing is certain, a top U.S. official said.

Source: CNBC

04/16/2021

Congressmen ask Biden admin to keep chip design software away from China

And no fab should use American tools to sell advanced chips to China, they add.

Source: Ars Technica

04/16/2021

Biden administration to invest $1.7 billion to fight COVID-19 variants

The Biden administration on Friday said it will invest $1.7 billion to help states and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention fight COVID-19...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/16/2021

Head of world's largest vaccine maker urges Biden to lift export ban on raw materials

The Serum Institute of India said the U.S. embargo is hurting vaccine production around the world.

Source: Axios

04/16/2021

Live updates: Biden and Japan’s Suga to hold Rose Garden news conference after afternoon of meetings

Japan's prime minister is the first foreign leader to visit the White House in person during Biden’s presidency.

Source: The Washington Post

04/16/2021

Biden administration working to ensure U.S. will have booster COVID-19 shots if they become necessary

The announcement comes as drugmakers are touting their progress in developing the additional shots.

Source: CBS News

04/16/2021

Biden-Suga Meetings At White House Set To Focus On China

President Biden meets with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday, his first in-person summit since taking office. Talks are expected to focus on shared concerns about China.

Source: NPR

04/16/2021

Lawmakers scramble for 'musical chairs' to view Biden's first Capitol speech

Only 200 lawmakers, officials and staff will likely be allowed to attend the president's distanced address on April 28.

Source: Politico

04/16/2021

Biden administration still seizing land near border despite plans to stop building wall: report | TheHill

President Biden’s administration is still seizing land near the U...

Source: The Hill

04/16/2021

Biden’s Approval Rating Rises, Helped by Vaccine Distribution Push

Americans don’t think the president deserves sole credit for the widespread availability of Covid vaccines, but they like the job he’s doing getting them distributed, a new poll found.

Source: New York Times

04/16/2021

Biden's Russian sanctions likely to achieve little

The sanctions package leaves plenty of wiggle room for the Russian president.

Source: Axios

04/15/2021

Bill Clinton, In Podcast Conversation With Shonda Rhimes, Says Joe Biden Has Been “Almost Pitch Perfect” As President

In a conversation for Bill Clinton’s iHeart podcast Why Am I Telling You This?, the former president and Shonda Rhimes talked about Regé-Jean Page’s recent departure from Bridgerton, as well as her support of Time’s Up and other organizations. But they also g…

Source: Deadline

04/15/2021

Biden calls for dialogue with Russia amid raft of sanctions | TheHill

President Biden on Thursday said he is not seeking a “cycle of escalation and conflict with Russi...

Source: The Hill

04/15/2021

Biden has 59% approval rating as he approaches 100 days in office – study

Fast-paced vaccine rollout and $1.9tn Covid relief package helped give president strong rating

Source: The Guardian

04/15/2021

American voters overwhelmingly like the stuff the GOP wants to strip out of Biden's infrastructure plan

A CNBC survey found that just 36% of voters like Biden's infrastructure plan as it is. But they largely support measures that GOP lawmakers oppose.

Source: Business Insider

04/15/2021

US walks back claim Russia put bounties on troops — but no Biden apology to Trump

The US government on Thursday downplayed a bombshell report that Russia may have placed bounties on US troops in Afghanistan — but White House press secretary Jen Psaki dodged questions about wheth…

Source: New York Post

04/15/2021

Biden blames and sanctions Russia for the massive SolarWinds hack

America has officially blamed the Russian government for the hack of multiple federal agencies.

Source: Vox

04/15/2021

Blinken visits Afghanistan after Biden announces U.S. troop withdrawal

Secretary of State Antony Blinken visited Afghanistan on Thursday, less than 24 hours after President Joe Biden announced the full withdrawal of U.S. forces by Sept. 11.

Source: NBC News

04/15/2021

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden’s decision to...

Source: Associated Press

04/15/2021

Biden’s top diplomat makes unannounced stop in Afghanistan after president calls for troop withdrawal

Blinken’s trip follows a Wednesday speech by President Biden promising to end a conflict that has bedeviled his predecessors for the last two decades.

Source: The Washington Post

04/15/2021

Biden, Setting Afghanistan Withdrawal, Says ‘It Is Time to End the Forever War’

The president said the main objective of ensuring that Afghanistan would not be a launching pad for terrorism had been achieved and that it was time for American troops to come home.

Source: New York Times

04/14/2021

‘The Pentagon is not making these decisions’: How Biden’s team overrode the brass on Afghanistan

After two decades, troops have an end date on America's longest war. But it took a White House ready to pull rank on the military.

Source: Politico

04/14/2021

Biden Says He Will Bring U.S. Troops Home From Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Source: New York Times

04/14/2021

Fed Chairman Powell has not yet met with President Biden

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said that he has not yet met with President Joe Biden, illustrating the administration’s caution in approaching matters at the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/14/2021

Afghanistan: Biden to call for end to 'America's longest war'

"It is time for American troops to come home," says Joe Biden, the fourth president to oversee the war.

Source: BBC News

04/14/2021

Rep. Nancy Mace: Biden's 'infrastructure' fiasco – Dems offering Green New Deal in sheep's clothing

George Orwell warned us of doublespeak 72 years ago. Yet today, some of my colleagues on the left and President Biden  are using this tactic in a desperate attempt to sell their disastrous "infrastructure" package.

Source: Fox News

04/14/2021

Biden Administration to Impose Tough Sanctions on Russia

Administration officials were determined to draft a response that would impose real costs on Moscow, as many previous rounds of sanctions have been shrugged off.

Source: New York Times

04/14/2021

Biden to address joint session of Congress on April 28

The address is not an official State of the Union because a president's first speech before Congress is not considered a State of the Union.

Source: CBS News

04/14/2021

Biden’s decision: How hard to punch back at Putin's hackers

The U.S. could 'turn the power off in Moscow,' one former U.S. official said. 'But that has so many dynamics in the wrong direction.'

Source: Politico

04/14/2021

Biden moves to leverage corporate America's falling out with GOP

While the president and his team see a traditional foe, they also see an opportunity to leverage increasingly socially-conscious boardrooms.

Source: Politico

04/14/2021

Biden to address Congress on April 28 | TheHill

President Biden on Tuesday is slated to address a joint session of Congress on April 28, rou...

Source: The Hill

04/14/2021

Why Biden health officials decided to pause J&J’s coronavirus vaccine

Their goal was to protect the public and be transparent, but critics worry they overreacted and might undermine vaccine confidence.

Source: The Washington Post

04/13/2021

The Biden Administration Is Quietly Keeping Tabs on Inflation

A monthslong effort to monitor and model economic trends inside the White House and the Treasury Department found little risk of prices spiraling upward faster than the Fed can manage.

Source: New York Times

04/13/2021

Biden's ‘trust the science’ approach hits a political snag

The FDA’s decision to pause the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine sparked criticism from across the spectrum that the administration was being too cautious.

Source: Politico

04/13/2021

Biden Urges Calm After Police Shooting. Activists Want Answers.

The police shooting of Daunte Wright in Minnesota has renewed questions about what the administration will be able to accomplish on policing.

Source: New York Times

04/13/2021

Biden's plan to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan splits Congress -- but not just on party lines

President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan by September 11 -- the twentieth anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks -- prompted a split on Capitol Hill among both Republicans and Democrats, creating some strange bed…

Source: CNN

04/13/2021

Biden Wants World Leaders to Make Climate Change Commitments

The administration is closing in on deals with some close allies, but agreements with powers like China, Brazil and India are proving difficult.

Source: New York Times

04/13/2021

Republicans say Biden’s Afghanistan withdrawal plan is ‘dumber than dirt’

Republicans were quick to denounce Biden’s plans — as they did Trump’s — as Democrats wrestle with what comes after an exit from the country’s longest war.

Source: The Washington Post

04/13/2021

Biden: 'I told y’all,' we've got plenty of vaccine supply without J&J

President Biden on Tuesday insisted that the feds have enough COVID-19 vaccine supply to blanket the country — after officials put a “pause” on Johnson & Johnson’s one-dose sh…

Source: New York Post

04/13/2021

Biden says U.S. has enough vaccines for 'every single' American

President Joe Biden said Tuesday the U.S. has enough vaccine "for every single solitary American," in the wake of U.S. health authorities' recommendation of...

Source: MarketWatch

04/13/2021

Biden spending spree to unleash inflation, big-money managers worry

Big-money managers worry President Biden’s ambitious spending plans could derail the momentum seen in markets and the economy, according to a new Bank of America survey.

Source: Fox Business

04/13/2021

Biden proposes summit with Putin amid Russian military buildup on Ukraine's border

Source: ABC News

04/13/2021

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

The move will likely prompt the Taliban to renew attacks on American forces there, which have largely halted since the February 2020 agreement.

Source: Politico

04/13/2021

Biden tells family of 'hero' Capitol Police officer killed in car attack: 'He’s in your blood'

“I have some idea what you’re feeling like,” the president told the officer’s widow.

Source: Politico

04/13/2021

Biden’s domestic semiconductor push poses little immediate threat to China

Analysts say bigger problem for China is current ban on export of advanced US-origin technology.

Source: Post Magazine

04/13/2021

Biden suggests summit meeting on call with Putin

The two leaders also discussed Russia's military buildup and ongoing tension with Ukraine

Source: Politico

04/13/2021

Focus: Biden's chip dreams face reality check of supply chain complexity

To understand President Joe Biden's challenge in taming a semiconductor shortage bedeviling automakers and other industries, consider a chip supplied by a U.S. firm for Hyundai Motor Co's new electric vehicle, the IONIQ 5.

Source: Reuters

04/13/2021

Biden aims for bipartisanship but applies sly pressure

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has begun publicly courting Republicans to back his sweeping infrastructure plan, but his reach across the aisle is intended just as much to keep Democrats in...

Source: Associated Press

04/12/2021

Attack on Iranian nuclear facility complicates Biden's diplomatic outreach to Tehran, experts say

While the White House denied any U.S. involvement in a Sunday explosion that damaged an Iranian nuclear facility, the incident may complicate the Biden...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/12/2021

Biden USCIS nominee called for pausing border patrol funding

President Biden’s nominee to head up U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) once called for pausing Customs and Border Protection (CBP) funding during the Trump administration.

Source: Fox News

04/12/2021

Biden picks first woman to be Army secretary.

Christine E. Wormuth’s nomination comes as the Biden administration has faced criticism for its slow pace of selecting top Pentagon officials.

Source: New York Times

04/12/2021

Biden 'prepared to negotiate' size, taxes with lawmakers on $2.25 trillion infrastructure and jobs plan

Republicans say pieces of Biden's American Jobs Plan are 'non-starters' for bipartisan support. That includes undoing Trump's 2017 tax cuts.

Source: USA Today

04/12/2021

Hawley raised $3 million in 2021's first quarter after objecting to electoral votes Biden won

Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley raised $3 million in the first quarter of 2021, a person familiar with his fundraising said -- a total that showcases how the Republican base is rewarding loyalty to former President Donald Trump.

Source: CNN

04/12/2021

Biden's CBP nominee defended sanctuary cities, criticized police working with immigration authorities

President Biden's expected pick to lead U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Chris Magnus, has a record of defending sanctuary cities and resisting Trump administration orders about undocumented immigrants.

Source: Fox News

04/12/2021

Biden keeping Trump's pick for Moscow ambassador in place

The Biden administration recently decided to keep the Trump-appointed US ambassador on the job in Moscow for the foreseeable future, two senior administration officials told CNN, demonstrating a willingness to nurture areas of stability in the US-Russia relat…

Source: CNN

04/12/2021

Biden, auto executives and chip makers meet in bid to solve crippling shortages

Around 20 chief executives from the auto, semiconductor and tech industries met with White House officials on Monday in a virtual summit to address a growing shortage of microchips.

Source: NBC News

04/12/2021

Biden admin calls global chip shortage a ‘national security issue’ ahead of summit with manufacturers

After committing to an investigation into the global chip shortage, the Biden administration has called the problem a “national security issue.” Later today it is looking to hear feedback directly from affected companies at a White House Summit as it works on…

Source: 9to5Mac

04/12/2021

Majority of CEOs say Biden tax hikes will harm business, slow wage growth: poll

A survey of CEOs has found that a majority think President Biden’s proposed hike in the corporate tax rate to pay for his $2 trillion infrastructure package would negatively affect their comp…

Source: New York Post

04/12/2021

Factbox: How Biden's agencies are picking apart Trump's Wall Street-friendly measures

U.S. President Joe Biden's interim financial regulators are using a range of legal tools to quickly unravel https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-biden-financial-regulators-analys/analysis-with-quick-fixes-bidens-agencies-reverse-trumps-wall-street-friendly-…

Source: Reuters

04/12/2021

Biden officials fret about digital yuan's threat to dollar's dominance: report

US concerns over a Chinese central bank digital currency return under the Biden administration.

Source: The Block Crypto

04/12/2021

Biden picks Tucson police chief to run U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus is known for his reform-minded approach to policing and was a critic of Trump’s immigration policies.

Source: The Washington Post

04/12/2021

Biden picks vocal Trump critics to lead immigration agencies | TheHill

President Biden on Monday nominated two vocal Trump critics to fill top immigration an...

Source: The Hill

04/12/2021

Biden Republicans? Some in GOP open to president's agenda

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jay Copan doesn't hide his disregard for the modern Republican Party. A solid Republican voter for the past four decades, the 69-year-old quickly regretted casting his...

Source: Associated Press

04/12/2021

Biden aims to redefine word ‘bipartisan’ as Dems work to push spending bill without any GOP votes

President Biden vowed to bridge the partisan political divide but, struggling to garner Republican support for major bills, his administration appears to be changing the narrative by redefinining what "bipartisan" means.

Source: Fox News

04/12/2021

McConnell praises Biden's response to Myanmar coup

"I think their instincts are good. I think they’re trying to do the right thing."

Source: Axios

04/12/2021

Biden Team Eyes Potential Threat From China’s Digital Yuan

(Bloomberg) -- The Biden administration is stepping up scrutiny of China’s plans for a digital yuan, with some officials concerned the move could kick off a ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/12/2021

Poll: 98% of CEOs say Biden's tax hike would have significant effect on competitiveness

The Business Roundtable today will release a survey in which 98% of 178 CEOs polled said that increasing the corporate tax rate from 21% to 28%, as President...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/12/2021

Biden faces pressure from Pelosi, Sanders over whether to double down on Obamacare or expand Medicare

The White House is facing diverging pressure from two powerful allies — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) — over whether to use an upcoming spending package to strengthen the Affordable Care Act …

Source: The Washington Post

04/12/2021

Roads, bridges ... and caregivers? Why Biden is pushing a 'radical shift' to redefine infrastructure

Source: USA Today

04/12/2021

Why big-spending Biden can shrug off GOP warnings of inflation

If persistently rising inflation is coming to the U.S., history suggests it won’t happen until after Biden is out of office.

Source: Politico

04/12/2021

The Biden White House media doctrine: Less can be more

The president does little press. His Cabinet does a fair bit. Underlying it all is one overarching idea: Do things that feel natural.

Source: Politico

04/12/2021

Biden Republicans? Some in GOP open to president's agenda

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jay Copan doesn't hide his disregard for the modern Republican Party. A solid Republican voter for the past four decades, the 69-year-old quickly regretted casting his...

Source: Associated Press

04/12/2021

How worried is the Biden administration about China’s digital currency?

Officials at the US Treasury, State Department, Pentagon and National Security Council are bolstering their efforts to understand the potential implications of China’s digital currency.

Source: Post Magazine

04/12/2021

Biden White House puts its police oversight commission on ice

The president promised one during his campaign. But civil rights groups and police union reps both said it wasn’t necessary.

Source: Politico

04/11/2021

Facing GOP opposition, Biden seeks to redefine bipartisanship

The president and his aides point to broad public support for many Democratic policies among voters in both parties, as well as Republican governors, mayors, and other local officials.

Source: The Washington Post

04/11/2021

Biden Team Eyes Potential Threat From China's Digital Yuan Plans

Source: Bloomberg

04/11/2021

Biden Team Eyes Potential Threat From China's Digital Yuan

Source: Bloomberg

04/11/2021

Clyburn offers Manchin history lesson to clear Senate path for Biden reforms

Majority whip faces up to West Virginia senator on filibuster while insisting Georgia voting law is ‘the new Jim Crow’

Source: The Guardian

04/11/2021

Biden declares South Korean battery maker deal a win for U.S. electric vehicle production

The settlement will allow plants in Georgia to move forward with plans to produce batteries for Ford and Volkswagen.

Source: CNBC

04/11/2021

Biden's infrastructure plan heads for the Senate shredder

The strict rules of reconciliation, which require that provisions affect federal revenue or outlays, could also kill aspects of the plan.

Source: Politico

04/11/2021

National debt: critics cry hypocrisy as Republicans oppose Biden spending

The GOP says the $2tn infrastructure plan is too big. Democrats say Trump cut taxes and ‘spent like a drunken sailor’

Source: The Guardian

04/11/2021

Team Biden caves on Iran — and gets nothing in return

Even before the “indirect” US-Iran talks in Vienna had finished up, Team Biden caved, with the State Department saying it’s ready to lift sanctions on the rogue regime to rejoin the nuclear d…

Source: New York Post

04/10/2021

Biden Avoids Big Test As Battery Giants Reach Deal To Save Georgia Factories

Without an eleventh-hour deal, the president faced a choice between green jobs in a battleground state and taking a tough stance on intellectual property.

Source: HuffPost

04/10/2021

Nearly 40% of Marines decline COVID vaccine, prompting some Democrats to urge Biden to set mandate for military

Nearly 40% of U.S. Marines offered the COVID-19 vaccine have refused receiving it.

Source: USA Today

04/10/2021

Republicans slam Biden plan to send cash payments to Central America: 'This is madness'

Republicans are reacting with anger and disbelief to a proposal by the Biden administration to send cash payments to Central America as a way to combat the migrant crisis -- describing the plan as “madness.”

Source: Fox News

04/10/2021

Biden's first budget proposal would fight chip shortages with US factories

The Biden White House's first budget proposal includes funding for domestic manufacturing to tackle chip shortages.

Source: Engadget

04/10/2021

Biden administration won't surge vaccines to virus hotspots; Alabama, Utah lift mask mandates. Latest COVID-19 updates

Alabama and Utah end statewide mask mandates. CDC reports 3,400 new variant cases. Global deaths top 2.9 million. Latest COVID-19 updates.

Source: USA Today

04/10/2021

‘Stuffing Their Mouths with Gold’ — Selling the Biden/Yellen Tax Cartel

At the time of the establishment of Britain’s National Health Service, Aneurin Bevan, Labour’s Health Minister, faced serious opposition from, among others, ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/10/2021

Fourth stimulus check: Lawmakers pressure Biden to say yes to more payments

The president is being urged to roll more direct aid money into his infrastructure bill.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/10/2021

Biden’s new Supreme Court commission is a win for the Federalist Society

The president’s new commission won’t fix anything.

Source: Vox

04/10/2021

The scandal that wasn't: Republicans deflated as nation shrugs at Hunter Biden revelations

Trump and his allies foresaw a ticking timebomb centred on the president’s son – but it has not turned out that way

Source: The Guardian

04/10/2021

Biden resists calls to give hard-hit states more vaccines than others | TheHill

The Biden administration is resisting calls to alter its strategy for vaccine distribution as COV...

Source: The Hill

04/10/2021

US political battle lines form on Biden global tax plan

Republicans say proposal could put American companies at a ‘competitive disadvantage’

Source: Financial Times

04/10/2021

Biden’s agenda faces crucial test as moderate Democrats draw lines and GOP rallies opposition

The crosscurrents could turn the coming weeks into a make-or-break moment for some of Biden’s biggest initiatives — and perhaps a final chance to demonstrate whether bipartisan cooperation is possible.

Source: The Washington Post

04/10/2021

Nearly 40% of Marines have rejected coronavirus vaccine as Dems call on Biden admin to make shots mandatory for troops – reports

Just shy of 40 percent of Marine Corps service members have refused to take the coronavirus jab, new data provided to the media shows. The revelation comes as Democratic lawmakers push to make the vaccine mandatory for soldiers.

Source: RT

04/10/2021

Will Biden ‘Pack’ the Supreme Court?

The president has not explicitly endorsed calls to expand the court, but he just ordered a study exploring possible reforms.

Source: New York Times

04/09/2021

Rick Perry: Biden sending message to cartels that 'it's OK to sexually traffic children' across border

The Biden White House has sent a permissive message to human traffickers with its response to the southern border crisis, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry told "Your World" Friday.

Source: Fox News

04/09/2021

McConnell: Biden Supreme Court commission 'direct assault on our nation's independent judiciary'

McConnell unloaded on the idea of packing the court and the White House’s plan to form a commission to study the idea of adding justices in a Friday press release, calling the idea a “direct assault on our nation’s independent judiciary.”

Source: Fox News

04/09/2021

Biden’s Supreme Court Reform Commission Shows He Doesn’t Really Want Court Reform

He’s not even asking for recommendations!

Source: Slate Magazine

04/09/2021

Kudlow slams Biden's tax plan as 'wrong and wrong'

‘Kudlow’ host Larry Kudlow slammed President Biden and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen Friday, saying there is no “race to the bottom,” and their tax plan is “wrong and wrong.”

Source: Fox Business

04/09/2021

Progressives slam Biden's 'bloated' proposed Pentagon budget

President Biden is getting hammered from both sides of the aisle for his proposed $715 billion defense budget the White House released Friday, with progressives saying that's too much money for the Pentagon while Republicans say the proposal falls way short o…

Source: Fox News

04/09/2021

Biden’s southern border czar Roberta Jacobson to step down at the end of April

Her departure comes after there were more illegal border crossings in March than any single month in 15 years.

Source: Axios

04/09/2021

Biden Details $1.52 Trillion Spending Proposal to Fund Discretionary Priorities

The request includes increases in funding to address climate change, along with beefing up education, health research and the Internal Revenue Service.

Source: New York Times

04/09/2021

Biden orders commission to study supreme court expansion and reform

Executive order fulfils campaign pledge to examine court reform but Biden has not said if he favors expanding nine-justice court

Source: The Guardian

04/09/2021

Biden will discuss infrastructure plan with bipartisan members of Congress on Monday

President Biden has said he wants to hear out Republican ideas for infrastructure, but signaled he would move forward with a bill without them.

Source: CNBC

04/09/2021

Fact-checking Biden's speech announcing new executive actions on gun control

In the wake of another series of mass shootings around the US, President Joe Biden announced several gun-control focused executive actions on Thursday.

Source: CNN

04/09/2021

Psaki: Biden won't pressure Breyer to retire

“He believes that’s a decision Justice Breyer will make when he decides it’s time to no longer serve on the Supreme Court,” press secretary Jen Psaki said.

Source: Politico

04/09/2021

Biden signs executive order on Supreme Court reform commission

The president held up the commission as a more conscientious approach to studying the issue of court-packing.

Source: Politico

04/09/2021

Biden Details $1.52 Trillion Spending Request

The request includes increases in funding to address climate change, along with beefing up education, health research and the Internal Revenue Service.

Source: New York Times

04/09/2021

Biden on Prince Philip: 'I admired the devil out of him'

President Biden joined world leaders in paying tribute to Prince Philip, who died Friday at 99.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/09/2021

The Big Battery War Will Come Down To Biden

The fate of a prominent battery supplier rests in the president’s hands, yet another Black media mogul is imploring General Motors to do better, and crowds may return to F1 at this summer’s British Grand Prix. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday…

Source: Jalopnik

04/09/2021

Biden wants to end gun-maker liability protections. That could sink the industry, advocates say.

President Joe Biden said he wishes he could repeal the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, which gives legal immunity to gun-makers.

Source: NBC News

04/09/2021

Betting Big On Electric Vehicles, Biden Faces Fraught Decision On Ga. Battery Plant

A global trade dispute threatens green energy jobs in the politically crucial state of Georgia. The president's decision on how it's resolved could affect a key piece of his infrastructure agenda.

Source: NPR

04/09/2021

GOP congresswoman calls Biden a 'tyrant' over Second Amendment comments

GOP Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert suggested Thursday that President Biden was a “tyrant” after he argued the Second Amendment was not “absolute” while unveiling executive actions meant to curb gun violence.

Source: Fox News

04/08/2021

Biden-GOP infrastructure talks off to rocky start | TheHill

President Biden’s bid to secure bipartisan support for his $2.25 infrastructure package is off to...

Source: The Hill

04/08/2021

Bipartisan lawmakers urge Biden to send more vaccines to Michigan amid spike | TheHill

A bipartisan pair of lawmakers representing Michigan wrote to Pre...

Source: The Hill

04/08/2021

How Biden’s support for the All-Star Game boycott divided Democrats in Georgia

The president injected himself into a highly charged debate with major political, economic and social consequences — in a state that is increasingly up for grabs politically and is crucial to Democratic and Republican success.

Source: The Washington Post

04/08/2021

Biden Takes Initial Steps to Address Gun Violence

With legislation in Congress stalled by Republican opposition, the president ordered a crackdown on “ghost guns” and said the epidemic of shootings was “an international embarrassment.”

Source: New York Times

04/08/2021

Kudlow: With Biden's economic policy, 'jobs and businesses will suffer'

‘Kudlow’ host Larry Kudlow slammed the Biden administration's economic policy Thursday, saying under the “Biden-Yellen plan, jobs and businesses will suffer.”

Source: Fox Business

04/08/2021

Putin so upset over Biden's killer comments he moved 28,000 Russian troops to Ukraine border, report

Vladimir Putin was reportedly so angered when President Joe Biden called him a "killer" in his first sit-down interview after taking office, the Russian president left his quarantine, got a COVID vaccination and moved 28,000 Russian troops to the border with …

Source: Fox News

04/08/2021

WaPo fact checker mocks Biden White House for claiming illegal immigration surge was seasonal

After reports of record-breaking migrant border apprehensions last month, Washington Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler said Thursday the Biden White House could no longer say the surge was seasonal.

Source: Fox News

04/08/2021

What Biden's Tax Plan Means For Amazon, Google, Facebook, Apple, Microsoft

Here's what international provisions of President Biden's tax plan could mean for big tech earnings.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/08/2021

What is President Biden doing to reform gun control?

President Joe Biden and Attorney General Merrick Garland announced several executive actions the White House was doing to confront gun violence in America on Thursday.

Source: Deseret News

04/08/2021

Joe Biden announces first steps to curb 'epidemic' of US gun violence

President condemned gun violence as an ‘international embarrassment’ after series of recent shootings around the US

Source: The Guardian

04/08/2021

Biden administration slaps export controls on Chinese firms for aiding PLA weapons development

The move to list seven firms and labs began under the Trump administration.

Source: The Washington Post

04/08/2021

Biden says gun violence in U.S. is an epidemic, unveils executive actions and calls for national red flag law

Biden's executive actions include directing the DOJ to craft a rule addressing the spread of "ghost guns" and publish model red-flag legislation for states.

Source: CNBC

04/08/2021

Biden Insists the Border Isn't in Crisis. He Also Wants NASA to Stop Exploring Space to Help Deal With It

I spent eight years working on NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope. I never once saw anything like this. NASA just sent employees an email seeking volunteers to help staff facilities for unaccompanie...

Source: PJ Media

04/08/2021

Biden administration announces sky-high border numbers, looks to blame Trump

Border officials encountered 172,000 migrants at the border in March, a 71% increase from February and the latest indicator of the extent of the crisis at the southern border -- but one that Biden officials are trying to blame on the Trump administration.

Source: Fox News

04/08/2021

First Thing: Biden announces sweeping gun reform orders

The White House has announced several executive actions on gun violence after recent mass shootings. Plus, more than 3,600 US healthcare workers died in the first year of the Covid pandemic

Source: The Guardian

04/08/2021

Tourists and looters descend on Bears Ears as Biden mulls protections

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland visits the Utah monument amid controversy over whether to restore boundaries shrunk by President Donald Trump.

Source: The Washington Post

04/08/2021

With His Legacy In Mind, Biden Seeks U.S. Transformation With Infrastructure Plan

The president's overall approach to legislating so far — on a big, bold agenda — is winning plaudits from political strategists, left and right.

Source: NPR

04/08/2021

Manchin says there is ‘no circumstance’ where he would vote to get rid of or ‘weaken’ the filibuster in blow to Biden agenda

The West Virginia senator also suggested, in an op-ed published in The Washington Post, that he would be opposed to using the budgetary reconcilaton process again to circumvent the filibuster, an avenue Senate Democrats have considered for passing Biden’s amb…

Source: The Washington Post

04/08/2021

Biden to unveil 6 executive actions to curb gun violence, nominate a permanent ATF director

President Joe Biden is set to unveil six executive actions aimed at curbing gun violence on Thursday, and will nominate David Chipman as ATF director.

Source: USA Today

04/08/2021

Biden to Announce Executive Actions to Tackle Gun Violence

President Biden is expected to announce his plan, including a measure to try to stop the proliferation of so-called ghost guns, on Thursday.

Source: New York Times

04/07/2021

Biden's stimulus plan went beyond what the Fed expected

FOMC minutes showed it will "likely be some time" until the Fed tightens its policy stance and Biden's stimulus "considerably larger" than expected.

Source: Business Insider

04/07/2021

Biden Tax Plan Targets Fossil Fuel Subsidies Worth $35 Billion

Source: Bloomberg

04/07/2021

Biden to announce executive actions on gun control, name ATF nominee

President Joe Biden on Thursday will announce a series of executive actions on gun control and nominate David Chipman as the new head of the ATF.

Source: NBC News

04/07/2021

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott calls on Biden administration to close facility housing migrant children in San Antonio after reports of abuse, understaffing

Gov. Greg Abbott called on the federal government to close a facility housing migrant children at Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio after complaints of abuse and understaffing were received this morning.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

04/07/2021

Biden's plan to overhaul tax code would close offshore tax loopholes

President Joe Biden’s ambitious tax plan aims to rectify “shortcomings" and will be more fair for middle-class Americans, the president said Wednesday.

Source: NBC News

04/07/2021

Biden admin could set emissions limits so low gas cars can’t meet them

New rules will be written with climate mitigation in mind, new EPA chief said.

Source: Ars Technica

04/07/2021

Biden consumer watchdog seeks delay of Trump-era debt collection rules

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is proposing a 60-day delay to two debt-collection rules set to take effect in November.

Source: CNBC

04/07/2021

Biden Softens Tax Plan Aimed at Profitable Companies That Pay Little

Treasury Department plan sets $2 billion threshold for minimum tax, up from $100 million level pitched during campaign

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/07/2021

‘Damn it … I’m sick and tired of ordinary people being fleeced’: Biden defends corporate tax hike

The president slammed the Trump administration’s corporate tax cuts in a speech touting his infrastructure plan.

Source: Politico

04/07/2021

Biden tax plan may lead to more Roth retirement accounts

President Joe Biden is expected to propose higher taxes on the wealthy. That may make Roth conversions a better idea this year.

Source: CNBC

04/07/2021

Watch live: Biden delivers remarks on $2 trillion infrastructure plan

The address comes a week after Biden introduced the plan.

Source: CNBC

04/07/2021

Biden administration details plan to tax corporations, crack down on offshoring

The Biden administration on Wednesday released its wide-ranging plan to raise taxes on corporations and enforce stricter policies in order to finance President Biden's $2.25 trillion economic spending proposal.

Source: Fox Business

04/07/2021

Biden seeks $2.5T in corporate tax hikes to fully pay for infrastructure | TheHill

The Treasury Department on Wednesday ...

Source: The Hill

04/07/2021

Biden to unveil long-awaited executive action on guns

The announcement, expected for Thursday, comes amid a spate of high-profile shootings and as some advocates have grown frustrated in the White House's delay.

Source: Politico

04/07/2021

Biden Unveils Plan to Raise Corporate Taxes

The tax plan would raise the corporate tax rate to 28 percent from 21 percent to help fund the president’s economic agenda.

Source: New York Times

04/07/2021

Hundreds of migrants caught at US-Mexico border as video of young boy raises pressure on Biden administration

Around 200 migrants have been apprehended by Border Patrol near a small town in Texas this week, a report found, with images showing agents handing out blankets to those still cold after crossing the Rio Grande River in the early morning darkness.

Source: Fox News

04/07/2021

Trade Deficit Widened to Record $71.1 Billion in Biden’s First Full Month

Imports shrank slightly but exports to our trading partners contracted sharply in February. | Economy

Source: Breitbart News

04/07/2021

Job Training That’s Free Until You’re Hired Is a Blueprint for Biden

Social Finance, a nonprofit, is spreading a model in which training programs get paid if students get hired, not just if they enroll.

Source: New York Times

04/07/2021

Stephen Colbert Shows Difference Between Biden And Trump With A Gag About Pricks

"The Late Show" host's impression of Mitch "I'm going to f**k your wallet" McConnell also was on the money.

Source: HuffPost

04/07/2021

Biden says he has not spoken with Fed Chair Powell

Powell's term is up next February, when Biden can choose to extend his appointment

Source: Fox Business

04/07/2021

Biden exceeds expectations on vaccines — so far | TheHill

President Biden is carefully raising expectations on the coronavirus ...

Source: The Hill

04/07/2021

Senior Trump and Biden officials knew for months about problems at vaccine plant

A new analysis raises questions about whether more could have been done to prevent a contamination that ruined more than 15 million vaccine doses.

Source: Politico

04/06/2021

AP FACT CHECK: Biden's job inflation on infrastructure

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and his team have offered a vastly inflated projection of how many jobs his infrastructure plan would create, an account his press secretary corrected...

Source: Associated Press

04/06/2021

Senate gives Biden a big tool to work around GOP filibuster

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a powerful new tool, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has fresh options for potentially advancing President Joe Biden’s infrastructure package and other priorities past...

Source: Associated Press

04/06/2021

Like scoring Elvis tickets: Joe Biden has vowed vaccine eligibility for all as of April 19. Can you snag a spot when the floodgates open?

President Biden says all U.S. adults will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine by April 19, but actually getting a shot may prove challenging at first.

Source: USA Today

04/06/2021

CNN’s Don Lemon slammed as ‘dishonest and openly partisan’ for dismissing Biden’s false comments

CNN’s Don Lemon was called out as "incredibly dishonest and openly partisan" on Monday night for claiming President Biden simple misspoke about the new Georgia voting law, when even the liberal Washington Post has accused him of lying.

Source: Fox News

04/06/2021

Biden set to announce he's moving deadline for all US adults to be eligible for Covid vaccine to April 19

President Joe Biden plans to announce Tuesday that he is moving up his deadline for states to make all American adults eligible for a coronavirus vaccine by almost two weeks.

Source: CNN

04/05/2021

Psaki won't say if Biden supports MLB Georgia boycott, despite past comment

White House press secretary Jen Psaki seemed to shy away Monday from President Biden's previous comments about Major League Baseball pulling its All-Star game from Georgia.

Source: Fox News

04/05/2021

Manchin warns Biden's infrastructure bill is in trouble over corporate tax hikes

Sen. Joe Manchin, an influential centrist Democrat, warned Monday that the Biden administration's massive infrastructure package can't pass in its current form because he and a handful of other Senate Democrats believe the corporate tax hikes proposed in the …

Source: CNN

04/05/2021

Senate Dems release international tax framework as lawmakers start to tweak Biden's plan

The framework generally agrees with what the administration proposed last week when it called for a host of tax hikes on corporations, though it differs on several points and includes additional details.

Source: Politico

04/05/2021

Fleischer: Biden has history of 'trafficking' in racially charged rhetoric against opponents

Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer said Monday that President Biden has a history of using racially charged rhetoric against his political opponents, most recently, comparing the Georgia voting law with Jim Crow.

Source: Fox News

04/05/2021

Biden says higher corporate tax would not hurt U.S. economy as Manchin opposes 28% rate

The proposed increase is part of the administration's effort to fund its $2 trillion infrastructure proposal.

Source: CNBC

04/05/2021

Biden's electric vehicle ambitions may send Tesla stock skyrocketing to $1,300: analyst

Wedbush analyst Dan Ives takes the wraps off his new price target on Tesla, but hints there may be even more upside to it.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/05/2021

Biden CDC director says youth sports, extracurricular activities 'should be limited'

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Rochelle Walensky on Monday said youth sports and other extracurricular activities "should be limited" amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying outbreaks in young people have stemmed from those activities.

Source: Fox News

04/05/2021

Hunter Biden defends his position on Burisma board, says Trump used it in "illegitimate way" during 2020 election

Reflecting on his position at the Ukrainian company, Biden said he did not "fully comprehend the level to which this former administration and the people around it would go."

Source: CBS News

04/05/2021

AP-NORC poll: Border woes dent Biden approval on immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans disapprove than approve of how President Joe Biden is handling the sharply increasing number of unaccompanied migrant children arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border,...

Source: Associated Press

04/05/2021

Biden's energy plan contributing to gas price increases: GasBuddy analyst

GasBuddy analyst Patrick De Haan said consumers could see a national average of $3 per gallon this year.

Source: Fox Business

04/05/2021

Hunter Biden details 2019 family drug intervention a month before father announced presidential campaign

In his forthcoming book "Beautiful Things," Hunter Biden delves into his struggles with addiction, including a dramatic intervention that his family staged for him in March 2019.

Source: Fox News

04/05/2021

Hunter Biden on his struggles with substance abuse and relationship with brother's widow

The son of President Biden opens up about the loss of his brother, Beau; his abuse of drugs and alcohol; and becoming the center of an election-year firestorm launched by his father's political opponents.

Source: CBS News

04/05/2021

Time back home with voters only emboldens Republicans to oppose Biden’s agenda

Interviews with two dozen GOP voters reveals growing skepticism about the trillions of dollars in new spending proposed by the president and his Democratic congressional allies.

Source: The Washington Post

04/05/2021

Biden's big infrastructure plan hits McConnell, GOP blockade

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans in Congress are making the politically brazen bet that it’s more advantageous to oppose President Joe Biden’s ambitious rebuild America agenda than to lend support...

Source: Associated Press

04/05/2021

Hunter Biden convinced father to publicly support his relationship with brother’s widow

Hunter Biden convinced his father in 2017 to give public approval to his relationship with his brother Beau’s widow, saying it would be best for the grandchildren. “‘Dad,’ I told …

Source: New York Post

04/04/2021

Fourth wave and ‘NEW PANDEMIC’: Biden health advisor clarifies why even vaccinated people should avoid non-essential travel

White House health advisor Michael Osterholm has admitted a “message” problem on Covid-19 and what activities vaccinated people can now do, while also raising concerns about a “fourth wave.”

Source: RT

04/04/2021

Pete Buttigieg Responds to AOC Calling $2.2T Biden Infrastructure Plan 'Not Nearly Enough'

The transportation secretary defended the proposal, describing it as the "biggest investment in American job creation" introduced since World War II, during an appearance on ABC News' 'This Week.'

Source: Newsweek

04/04/2021

Hunter Biden convinced 'reluctant' Joe to publicly support his relationship with Beau's widow Hallie

Hunter Biden convinced his father Joe in early 2017 to put out a statement approving of the affair he was having with his deceased brother Beau's widow, Hallie Biden, telling Joe that if he didn't, the relationship would "seem wrong."

Source: Fox News

04/04/2021

Hunter Biden says he is '100 percent certain' he will be cleared of wrongdoing in tax investigation | TheHill

Hunter Biden, the son of President Biden, said in a new interview that said that he is “100 perce...

Source: The Hill

04/04/2021

Blunt: Biden 'infrastructure' bill should be 30% of current level, slams partisan add-ons as 'big mistake'

President Biden's massive spending plan needs to be cut by around 70% for Republicans to get on board, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., suggested on "Fox News Sunday."

Source: Fox News

04/04/2021

Republican Sen. Roy Blunt calls on Biden to slash massive infrastructure plan to $615 billion

Republican Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri on Sunday urged the Biden administration to cut the $2 trillion infrastructure plan to roughly $615 billion.

Source: CNBC

04/04/2021

Hunter Biden opens up about relationship with brother's widow Hallie

Beau and Hallie Biden Hunter Biden on Sunday tried to explain why he dated his dead brother’s widow — but said he could understand why “people were confused” by the eyebrow-raising romance. The pre…

Source: New York Post

04/04/2021

Hunter Biden says he used to look for crack in carpets

“I spent more time on my hands and knees picking through rugs, smoking anything that even remotely resembled crack cocaine. I probably smoked more parmesan cheese than anyone,” he said.

Source: New York Post

04/04/2021

New to DC, Buttigieg looks to build bridges with Biden plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Buttigieg was a few weeks into his job as transportation secretary, buried in meetings and preparing for the launch of President Joe Biden’s $2.3 trillion public works plan,...

Source: Associated Press

04/04/2021

Biden faces backlash from US states to his clean energy agenda

Republican lawmakers try to thwart president’s green revamp of nation’s electricity system

Source: Financial Times

04/04/2021

Will Biden cancel student loan debt? As college costs spiral, here's what he's considering

President Joe Biden has directed his education secretary to explore his authority to cancel student debt by executive order.

Source: USA Today

04/03/2021

Schumer: Senate Will “Move Forward” on Marijuana Legalization Regardless of Biden’s Position

The Senate majority leader is optimistic Biden's view on the issue could change at a time when more than two-thirds of Americans favor legalization.

Source: Slate Magazine

04/03/2021

Biden Stock Market Outperforms Trump and Obama, Sets Record After Infrastructure News

According to a pair of recent reports, President Joe Biden’s stock market is outperforming those of his predecessors, and news of his $2 trillion infrastructure plan has spurred record highs in some indices. Biden has returned the presidency to the pre-Trump …

Source: Mediaite

04/03/2021

Crenshaw, Rubio slam Biden, MLB over Georgia boycott, ask if China will be next

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, hit President Biden and Major League Baseball for the league's decision to boycott Georgia over its election law -- and asking if that hard stance will be extended to the Chinese Communist r…

Source: Fox News

04/03/2021

Atlanta Journal-Constitution offers correction after printing Biden’s lies about GA election law bill

The woke parade moves to Texas to oppose voting reform

Source: Hot Air

04/03/2021

EXPLAINER: What Biden's new $100B plan for broadband means

The problems with U.S. broadband networks have been obvious for years. Service costs more than in many other rich nations, it still doesn't reach tens of millions of Americans and the companies...

Source: Associated Press

04/03/2021

Kia EV6 reveal, Mercedes EQS details, Lexus Electrified concept, Biden EV plan: The Week in Reverse

Which California EV startup abruptly changed its business plan? Which automaker created a separate plug-in hybrid system for performance cars? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending April 2…

Source: Green Car Reports

04/03/2021

Hunter Biden opens up about family intervention and addresses laptop reports

Hunter Biden described an emotional intervention his family staged at his father's home in Wilmington during the 2020 presidential campaign.

Source: CBS News

04/03/2021

Biden bets that he can change how America thinks about migration

The president is facing a political pinch over the border. His solution for it: more nuance.

Source: Politico

04/03/2021

All carrot, 'no stick' in Biden's affordable housing plan

On the trail last year, President Trump warned that Joe Biden would "abolish the suburbs." Instead, Biden's offering them cash to open their gates voluntarily.

Source: NBC News

04/02/2021

How high speed trains got railroaded in Biden's infrastructure plan

Source: Politico

04/02/2021

Biden CDC struggles to give consistent messaging on what vaccinated people can do

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is struggling to give consistent messaging on what vaccinated people should and should not do.

Source: Fox News

04/02/2021

Biden lifts sanctions on International Criminal Court officials

The Biden administration, however, said it still opposes ICC efforts to investigate U.S. and Israeli actions.

Source: Politico

04/02/2021

This is Amtrak's new dream map after Biden's infrastructure push

President Biden, sometimes called "Amtrak Joe" for his train enthusiasm, appears to be living up to the name.

Source: CNN

04/02/2021

CDC tells vaccinated Americans travel is 'low risk,' as Biden urges caution amid rising infection numbers

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the most significant loosening of travel guidelines in months on Friday, saying that fully...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/02/2021

Iran nuclear deal: Politicians, former hostage decry Biden admin's efforts to rejoin

The Biden administration is reportedly set to have indirect negotiations about rejoining the Iran nuclear deal next week, prompting a wave of backlash from critics.

Source: Fox News

04/02/2021

Biden’s Plan to Fix America’s Internet

The White House proposal is essentially a statement that what we’re doing now is not working.

Source: New York Times

04/02/2021

Biden warns progress can still be reversed on heels of major jobs report and vaccination speed-up

The President discussed his new $2 trillion infrastructure package unveiled on Wednesday as a way to ensure that the country continues to create jobs.

Source: CNBC

04/02/2021

Inside the Biden Infrastructure Plan

A look at how the multitrillion-dollar package is a blueprint for sweeping social and economic change.

Source: New York Times

04/02/2021

Biden’s plan for electric cars is already outdated

The president is incentivizing the wrong kind of charging technology.

Source: The Washington Post

04/02/2021

Jill Biden pulls off April Fools' Day prank on media, staff

First lady Jill Biden got into the April Fools' Day spirit Thursday and pranked members of media and her staff, dressing in disguise on a flight from California to Washington.

Source: NBC News

04/02/2021

CNN analyst urges Biden administration to tie vaccinations to Americans' 'freedoms'

'If everything is reopened, what's the carrot going to be?'

Source: TheBlaze

04/02/2021

EETimes - Biden Ups Ante to $50 Billion for CHIPS Act -

Source: Google News

04/02/2021

Micron, QuantumScape and Hyzon Motors CEOs react to Biden's plans for infrastructure

Their appearances came a day after President Biden unveiled an infrastructure bill that would bolster the U.S. electric vehicle and semiconductor industries.

Source: CNBC

04/02/2021

Joe Biden And Automakers Are Getting On The Same Page

President Joe Biden unveiled a $2 trillion package to boost the economy and rebuild American infrastructure, including $174 billion to help electrify the American car market. There weren’t a lot of specifics, except that Biden said he wanted to build a networ…

Source: Jalopnik

04/01/2021

What President Biden’s Planned $174 Billion Investment in EVs Actually Means for the Market

The administration has a two-pronged approach to boosting the EV market. Will it work?

Source: Robb Report

04/01/2021

Major Amtrak expansion in Cleveland and Ohio included in Biden infrastructure plan

Included in the Amtrak expansion plan: new service between Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati, a route that passenger rail advocates have long desired.

Source: cleveland.com

04/01/2021

EV makers surge on President Joe Biden's plan for a national charging network

Source: Google News

04/01/2021

Rangers exec fires back at Biden for calling it a mistake to allow 100% capacity at ballpark

Texas Rangers executive Jon Daniels responded to President Biden’s criticism of the team having a full capacity crowd at Globe Life Field for the home opener against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 5.

Source: Fox News

04/01/2021

Biden Trimming Forces Sent to Mideast to Help Saudi Arabia

Move comes as part of recalibration with Riyadh, but U.S. also seeking ways to shield Saudi Arabia from airborne attacks

Source: The Wall Street Journal

04/01/2021

Biden's cabinet meeting proves the reality TV presidency wasn't renewed

Biden’s’s first full cabinet meeting was a return to the staid old way of doing things – not worshipping the president like Trump’s cabinet

Source: The Guardian

04/01/2021

Biden requesting information on legal authority to cancel student debt | TheHill

President Biden has requested information from Education Secretary Miguel Cardona regarding his l...

Source: The Hill

04/01/2021

DOT halts Texas highway project in test of Biden’s promises on race

The department’s use of civil rights laws has buoyed activists on the ground and surprised even seasoned regulators in Washington.

Source: Politico

04/01/2021

Biden wants to look into canceling student-loan debt, chief of staff Ron Klain says

Biden wants to look into canceling student-loan debt up to $50,000, the White House chief of staff, Ron Klain, said in a Politico Playbook interview.

Source: Business Insider

04/01/2021

Democrats, Republicans and businesses gird for battle over Biden’s proposed tax hikes

The early squabbling threatens to undermine once-rosy prospects for a swift deal in the nation’s capital to improve the country’s roads, bridges, pipes and sewers.

Source: The Washington Post

04/01/2021

McConnell: Biden is a ‘first-rate person’ but he’s running a ‘bold left-wing administration’

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., signaled Thursday that President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion spending bill will not be getting any Republican support – as he described the administration as boldly “left wing.”

Source: Fox News

04/01/2021

Biden asks Education secretary to see if he can legally cancel student debt

President Biden has asked Education Secretary Miguel Cardona to prepare a memo on the president's legal authority to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt.

Source: CNBC

04/01/2021

McConnell rules out GOP support for Biden spending plan

Senate Democrats are already signaling they may set up the infrastructure bill to pass along party lines.

Source: Politico

04/01/2021

McConnell says GOP won't support Biden's infrastructure plan, vows to fight Democratic agenda

McConnell's comment all but assures Democrats will have to pass a more than $2 trillion infrastructure plan on their own.

Source: CNBC

04/01/2021

Dow Jones Rallies, S&P 500 Tops 4000 As Stock Market Gets Biden Boost

Stocks rose early Thursday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied more than 100 points and the S&P 500 topped the 4,000 level for the first time.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

04/01/2021

Gov. Kemp: Biden trying to distract from border crisis with call to pull MLB All-Star Game from Georgia

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp slammed President Joe Biden's attempt to pull the MLB all-star game from Georgia as a 'distraction' from his administration's handling of the crisis at the southern border.

Source: Fox News

04/01/2021

'Ridiculous': Kemp slams Biden on push to move MLB All-Star Game due to voting law

"What Joe Biden needs to do is look at the side-by-side of Georgia and Delaware,” Kemp said.

Source: Politico

04/01/2021

'Decades overdue.' Transportation industry cheers Biden's infrastructure plan

President Biden's massive infrastructure proposal has excited transportation executives who say it is unprecedented and will have a broad, lasting impact on the country.

Source: CNN

04/01/2021

Joe Biden to hold first cabinet meeting as he pitches $2tn infrastructure plan – live

Biden described his plan as ‘a once-in-a-generation investment in America’

Source: The Guardian

04/01/2021

‘We can do this’: Biden unveils pro-vaccine TV ads, network of grass-roots leaders to push shots

Administration to spend more than $10 million on ad campaign in April.

Source: The Washington Post

04/01/2021

Texas Rangers Exec Responds To Joe Biden Criticism, 'It's A 1-Time Event'

Rangers exec Jon Daniels doesn't appear to be too concerned with Biden's criticism ... Texas' president of baseball operations says he believes a full capacity crowd is nothing more than a "one-time event" for the team.

Source: TMZ

04/01/2021

Biden administration aware of Johnson & Johnson vaccine issues two weeks ago

Some senior Biden administration officials were reportedly aware two weeks ago that there were problems with a Johnson & Johnson contractor – issues that could result in the delay of a su…

Source: New York Post

04/01/2021

Biden 'strongly supports' moving MLB All-Star game over new Georgia voting law

President Joe Biden said he would “strongly support” moving the Major League Baseball All-Star Game out of Atlanta because of Georgia’s new voting law that critics say may suppress turnout at the b…

Source: New York Post

04/01/2021

Joe Biden’s American Rescue Plan made health insurance free for millions

Biden’s next health care challenge will be enrolling uninsured people who already qualify for benefits.

Source: Vox

04/01/2021

Texas Rangers allowing full capacity in ballpark 'a mistake,' Biden says

The Texas Rangers made a “mistake” opening its ballpark to full capacity for the start of the 2021 season, President Biden said in a taped interview Wednesday night.

Source: Fox News

04/01/2021

San Francisco Fed president: Biden plan boosts growth, not inflation

Daly joins a crew of other economists in vouching for big spending on infrastructure.

Source: Axios

04/01/2021

Joe Biden wants to spend $2 trillion on infrastructure and jobs. These 4 charts show where the money would go.

The plan includes everything from road repairs and electric vehicle stations, to public school upgrades and training for the clean-energy workforce.

Source: USA Today

04/01/2021

Biden Administration Announces Ad Campaign to Combat Vaccine Hesitancy

The public awareness push includes 275 participating organizations that will speak to communities where skepticism of the coronavirus vaccine remains high.

Source: New York Times

04/01/2021

Biden says he'd 'strongly support' MLB moving All-Star game out of Atlanta over Georgia election law

President Biden expressed support for the idea for the MLB All-Star game to move out of Atlanta in response to the new Georgia election law that has sparked fierce backlash among liberals.

Source: Fox News

04/01/2021

Biden's $2 trillion infrastructure plan would lift economy but higher taxes may hamper growth until projects roll out

President Biden's $2 trillion structure plan would boost the economy, experts say, but it may be a drag on growth initially

Source: USA Today

04/01/2021

Joe Biden Backs Moving MLB All-Star Game Out Of Georgia Over Voting Law

The president told ESPN he would support the athletes if they pushed to have the baseball game relocated.

Source: HuffPost

04/01/2021

Biden endorses moving MLB All-Star Game out of Georgia

The president told ESPN's Sage Steele that the newly passed voting law in Georgia was "Jim Crow on steroids."

Source: Politico

04/01/2021

Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rallies On Biden Infrastructure Plan; Micron In Buy Range; Tesla, Nio Deliveries On Tap

Source: Google News

03/31/2021

Northeast governors need Biden to deliver on offshore wind

States built their climate plans on hopes the new industry will thrive. But they’ll need Washington to make it happen.

Source: Politico

03/31/2021

Biden’s infrastructure plan takes aim at Trump’s biggest economic achievement

While Democrats cast the tax increases as a matter of fairness, they also hope it will make good politics.

Source: Politico

03/31/2021

Infrastructure Year: Dems brace for brutal slog to pass Biden’s $2.5T plan

Republicans are already balking and preparing a messaging campaign against the package.

Source: Politico

03/31/2021

Biden singles out Amazon for not paying federal taxes

President Joe Biden on Wednesday singled out Amazon.com Inc for not paying federal taxes during his address in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, as he spoke about raising the burden of taxes on multinational companies and hiking the corporate tax rate.

Source: Reuters

03/31/2021

Migrants stream through gaps in border wall following Biden's order to halt construction

Thousands of tons of steel and heavy equipment stand idle along the border as highways of migrants exploit holes in the fence left by President Biden’s decision to halt construction.

Source: Fox News

03/31/2021

Biden pulls a page from Bernie Sanders' tax-the-rich playbook in push for tax hikes

President Biden on Wednesday adopted rhetoric that has long been used by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., as he advocated for a corporate tax increase to fund his $2 trillion infrastructure initiative.

Source: Fox Business

03/31/2021

Stock futures are in positive territory following Biden's infrastructure speech

U.S. stock futures moved higher in early Thursday morning trade.

Source: CNBC

03/31/2021

For Climate Progressives, Biden's $2.25 Trillion Isn't Enough

Source: Bloomberg

03/31/2021

Dow Jones Futures: Stock Market Rallies On Biden Infrastructure Plan; Micron In Buy Range; Tesla, Nio Deliveries On Tap

The Nasdaq makes a nice move but needs to do more. Micron rose late. Tesla deliveries loom.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/31/2021

Biden’s infrastructure plan aims to turbocharge U.S. shift from fossil fuels

The president plans to use the muscle and vast resources of the federal government to intervene in electricity markets, speed the growth of solar and wind energy, and foster technological breakthroughs in clean power.

Source: The Washington Post

03/31/2021

Biden's Plan for Electric Vehicles: What You Need to Know

The president is hoping to make electric vehicles more affordable to turn a niche product into one with mass appeal.

Source: New York Times

03/31/2021

Arizona governor: Drug cartels taking advantage of Biden, Harris denying border crisis

Gov. Doug Ducey, R-Ariz., talks about the increase of migrant families crossing the border, and slams the Biden administration for not providing adequate support.

Source: Fox News

03/31/2021

Jill Biden's return to the classroom: "I want students to see me as their English teacher"

New documents obtained by CBS News detail plans for her history-making work outside the White House

Source: CBS News

03/31/2021

Biden's $2T infrastructure plan asks for $50B semiconductor investment

President Biden's $2TAmerican Jobs Plan unveiled today asks Congress to approve a $50B investment in domestic semiconductor manufacturing and research

Source: Seeking Alpha

03/31/2021

Here’s how Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan addresses climate change

If signed into law, Biden's infrastructure plan would rank as one of the largest federal efforts ever to curb U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.

Source: CNBC

03/31/2021

Biden infrastructure plan includes pitch for electric vehicle rebates --- Tesla, GM, Nikola shares gain

Biden is proposing a $174 billion investment ‘to win the EV market’

Source: MarketWatch

03/31/2021

Biden Tax Plan Charts New Path to Economic Growth

The president sees public spending, rather than relying on businesses to turn tax cuts into investment, as the key to competitiveness.

Source: New York Times

03/31/2021

Biden wants to build a national EV charging system under $2 trillion infrastructure plan, but it won't be easy

An estimated $300 billion is needed to build out a global charging network to meet the expected growth of EVs by 2030, including $50 billion in the U.S. alone

Source: CNBC

03/31/2021

Dow Futures Fall Ahead Of Biden Infrastructure Plan; Apple, Boeing, Tesla Set To Rally

Dow Jones futures dropped Wednesday ahead of details of President Biden's infrastructure plan. Apple and Tesla stock were set to rally.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/31/2021

Dow Jones Futures Fall, Tech Futures Rise: Market Rally Awaits Biden Infrastructure Plan; GM Leads 7 Stocks In Buy Range

The Biden infrastructure plan is on tap with the stock market rally still choppy. Boeing, GM and U.S. Steel are above buy points.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/31/2021

How Biden's Infrastructure Plan Could Trigger a Stock Market Correction

A longtime bond bull tells Barron's that Democrats' huge spending programs could push 10-year Treasury yields to 2%.

Source: Barron's

03/31/2021

Biden to propose $2 trillion infrastructure, jobs plan funded by corporate tax hike

The White House is comparing President Joe Biden's infrastructure proposal to the construction of interstate highways and the Space Race.

Source: USA Today

03/31/2021

What's In President Biden's $2 Trillion Infrastructure Proposal

The proposal would overhaul roads, transit, utilities, Internet access and more in the name of creating jobs. It's also intended to combat climate change, racial inequality and competition from China.

Source: NPR

03/31/2021

10-year Treasury yield holds above 1.72% ahead of Biden infrastructure speech

The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield held above 1.73% on Wednesday morning, ahead of the release of private payroll data.

Source: CNBC

03/31/2021

Biden's approval numbers tank over border crisis: poll

Source: Fox News

03/30/2021

Biden decides to shelve Warren’s wealth tax

The president’s Build Back Better initiative will rely on other pay-fors instead.

Source: Politico

03/30/2021

Big tech lifts equities as Biden rebuilding plan in focus

The dollar hit a one-year high versus the yen and technology stocks led Wall Street and a key gauge of global equities higher on Wednesday, ahead of an announcement by President Joe Biden of a multitrillion-dollar plan to rebuild America's infrastructure.

Source: Reuters

03/30/2021

Jim Jordan Demands DHS Turn Over Documents That Warned Biden of Reversing Trump Border Policies

"President Biden and his Administration are responsible for the resulting crisis at the border," representatives Jim Jordan and Tom McClintock wrote in a letter to Mayorkas on Tuesday.

Source: Newsweek

03/30/2021

‘Major’ pain: Biden’s dog involved in second biting incident

President Joe Biden’s younger dog Major this week was involved in his second biting incident of the month, the White House said Tuesday.

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

03/30/2021

Biden's Covid adviser warns lifting restrictions is like 'playing with fire'

President Biden's Covid point man Andy Slavitt warns governors that lifting restrictions while cases are rising and before enough people are vaccinated is like 'playing with fire' and public health experts agree

Source: NBC News

03/30/2021

Biden administration launches big push for offshore wind

Big cross-agency effort will set the stage for massive growth by 2050.

Source: Ars Technica

03/30/2021

Bidens' dog Major involved in another biting incident

The Bidens' dog Major has been involved in another biting incident that required medical attention, two people with knowledge of the incident tell CNN.

Source: CNN

03/30/2021

Joe Biden's Offshore Wind Plan Is Radically Ambitious and Wholly Achievable

Offshore wind has a long history of being right around the corner in the U.S. At the risk of repeating history, this might finally be the moment the U.S. starts to get offshore wind right. And Biden’s new target—while a huge leap—is absolutely a possibility.

Source: Gizmodo.com

03/30/2021

These are the stocks for playing Biden's infrastructure push, analysts say

President rolls out his spending plan Wednesday for roads, clean energy, broadband and more

Source: MarketWatch

03/30/2021

‘Protecting Biden from further embarrassment’: YouTube to hide ‘dislikes’ on videos as users ruthlessly downvote president

YouTube has announced that it will temporarily hide how many ‘dislikes’ a video has received. The news went down poorly online, but President Joe Biden’s social media team might be happy with the change.

Source: RT

03/30/2021

Biden administrations renews mandate for National Space Council – Spaceflight Now

Source: Spaceflight Now

03/30/2021

Biden Announces Actions To Combat Anti-Asian Violence, Discrimination

The White House on Tuesday unveiled actions to reverse the rising violent crimes against the AAPI community. Advocates and Asian American leaders have pressed the administration to do more.

Source: NPR

03/30/2021

Biden judicial nominee would be first Muslim federal judge in US history

President Biden on Tuesday nominated Judge Zahid N. Quraishi to be a federal judge on the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, a move that would make the Army veteran the first-ever lifetime-appointed Muslim federal judge if confirmed.

Source: Fox News

03/30/2021

Americans more satisfied with Covid vaccine rollout under Biden, including Republicans

Americans’ willingness to take the vaccine has also increased since December

Source: Independent

03/30/2021

Tom Homan: Biden-Harris policies will result in 'open borders,' more migrant deaths

Former Acting ICE Director Tom Homan told "The Faulkner Focus" on Tuesday that the Biden administration's "open border" policy is creating a dangerous condition for children migrants heading over to the United States.

Source: Fox News

03/30/2021

Biden’s infrastructure and climate plan emerges as congressional wrangling begins

Liberal Democrats push the president to go bigger on climate mitigation, while Republicans balk at proposed tax hikes.

Source: The Washington Post

03/30/2021

4 Infrastructure Stocks To Watch Ahead Of Biden's Trillion-Dollar Proposal

Later this week, President Joe Biden is expected to unveil the details of a $3-trillion infrastructure package. While a great deal of early attention has ...

Source: Benzinga

03/30/2021

Infrastructure timeline emerges as Biden aims to pass sweeping package this summer

President Joe Biden is aiming to pass his sweeping infrastructure and jobs proposal this summer, a senior White House official told CNN, setting an ambitious timeline to achieve his next major legislative goal.

Source: CNN

03/30/2021

Who Is Ketanji Brown Jackson, Biden's DC Appeals Court Nominee?

The president nominated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to take the place of Merrick Garland, who resigned when he was confirmed as U.S. attorney general.

Source: NPR

03/30/2021

Biden to propose two-pronged infrastructure package

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he doesn't want the bill to become "a massive effort to raise taxes on businesses and individuals."

Source: CBS News

03/30/2021

Biden says 90% of all U.S. adults will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccine by April 19

Mr. Biden also warned Americans "don't let up now," and called on governors who have lifted mask mandates to reinstate them.

Source: CBS News

03/30/2021

Biden Makes 1st Judicial Nominations, Including A Supreme Court Contender

With the lesson of former President Barack Obama's difficulty in filling vacancies "imprinted on his brain," his staff says, the president sees filling judicial seats as a top priority.

Source: NPR

03/30/2021

Biden Approval Rating On Coronavirus, Economy, Immigration

Two-thirds of Americans approve of how Biden is handling the pandemic, but only a third approves of how he's dealing with immigration. An increasing number also say they will get vaccinated.

Source: NPR

03/30/2021

How Mitt Romney sees the Biden administration so far, future of the GOP

Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney says President Joe Biden had hits with vaccine distribution and reaching out to allies, but misses with COVID-19 relief, immigration and public lands.

Source: Deseret News

03/30/2021

Biden handed Harris a political grenade. Can she defuse it?

The VP is being asked to solve the riddle on the southern border. She has a vision. The question is: can she make it work?

Source: Politico

03/30/2021

Biden announces 90% of adults will be vaccine eligible in three weeks

President Joe Biden announced Monday that 90% of adults will be eligible to get a coronavirus vaccine within the next three weeks as well as have a vaccination site within five miles of where they live.

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

03/30/2021

Biden wants infrastructure package approved over summer

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is aiming for summer passage of an infrastructure plan that is expected to cost more than $3 trillion, and the White House hopes to take a more deliberate and...

Source: Associated Press

03/29/2021

Biden, health officials sound alarm as signs of covid surge proliferate

Case counts are up, and younger people who are not yet vaccinated are being hospitalized with severe coronavirus infections.

Source: The Washington Post

03/29/2021

Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’

The administration is stepping up the pace of vaccinations and expanding access to shots, but it remains in a race against a virus on the upswing.

Source: New York Times

03/29/2021

Biden Announces Plan to Jumpstart an Honest to God Offshore Wind Industry in the U.S.

The Biden administration today announced a plan to get our flailing offshore wind industry off the ground—namely, increasing the nation’s number of operational offshore wind farms to more than one. As the announcement points out, it’s enough to power 10 milli…

Source: Gizmodo.com

03/29/2021

Biden administration reportedly working on national ‘vaccine passport’ program, raising concerns from some

With three COVID-19 vaccines now being offered in the United States, it makes sense people are hoping to get back to “normal” as quickly as possible.

Source: fox8.com

03/29/2021

GOP lawmakers slam 'vaccine passports' being considered by Biden admin

Top-ranking Republicans are trying to stamp out digital vaccine passports, that would allow businesses to check if customers are inoculated against COVID-19. The White House is working on a private…

Source: New York Post

03/29/2021

Biden administration plans major reboot for U.S. offshore wind power

The offshore wind industry is getting a major boost from the Biden administration as the White House aims to reinvigorate a potential source of renewable, emissions-free electricity that has never fully taken off in the United States.

Source: NBC News

03/29/2021

Biden says states should reinstate mask mandates and wait to reopen businesses as Covid cases rise

"We're giving up hard-fought, hard-won gains," President Joe Biden said on Monday.

Source: CNBC

03/29/2021

Most Americans will be eligible for Covid-19 vaccination by mid-April, Biden says

At least 90 percent of adults will be eligible for Covid-19 vaccinations by April 19 as states expand who can get the shots and thousands more pharmacies receive doses, the White House said.

Source: NBC News

03/29/2021

Obama's economic adviser blasts Biden's stimulus plan, says it could trigger high inflation

Former Obama economic adviser Larry Summers continues to blast the Biden administration's stimulus plan and warns it will result in a major inflation crisis.

Source: Fox Business

03/29/2021

Migrant children in Biden's packed border facilities not being COVID-tested, can't social distance

The Biden administration is not testing children in Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities for the coronavirus as tens of thousands remain in government custody amid a migrant surge on the southern border

Source: Fox News

03/29/2021

Biden administration launches major push to expand offshore wind power

The White House said it would push to bring 30 gigawatts of offshore wind power online by the end of the decade, by speeding permitting for projects off the East Coast and funding changes to U.S. ports.

Source: The Washington Post

03/29/2021

Schumer plots new way to bypass Republicans on Biden's third economic spending bill

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., is exploring how to pass President Biden's third economic spending bill later this year without any Republican votes via an obscure Senate rule that would allow Democrats to use reconciliation again.

Source: Fox News

03/29/2021

Biden expresses confidence that "rational" gun control can pass evenly-divided Senate

Democratic Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut said "don't count us out" on getting 60 votes on gun control legislation.

Source: CBS News

03/29/2021

Biden and EU condemn Myanmar bloodshed as 'outrageous' and 'a day of shame'

Criticism of the junta’s deadly crackdown mounts after military fires on funeral following killing of 100

Source: The Guardian

03/29/2021

Larry Kudlow warns Biden tax plan would ignite 'class warfare'

Former Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow warned that President Biden’s plan to raise taxes on the wealthy would ignite “class warfare” and send companies packing.

Source: Fox Business

03/29/2021

White House lists ‘Biden-Harris administration’ on official website

The White House, breaking with tradition, now lists the “Biden-Harris Administration” on its website rather than simply, “the Biden Administration.”

Source: Fox News

03/28/2021

Biden to push another coronavirus recovery bill on top of $1.9T package: Psaki

President Biden will have "more to say" in April about his coronavirus recovery plan focused on issues like health care and women leaving the workforce.

Source: Fox News

03/28/2021

Biden says he's optimistic about passing gun control through divided Senate

President Biden on Sunday expressed optimism about getting gun control legislation passed on Capitol Hill — claiming he’s done it before and can do it again. “I’m the only one who’s eve…

Source: New York Post

03/28/2021

Warnock urges Biden to prioritize fight against voter suppression

Georgia senator tells president ‘We have to pass voting rights no matter what’ after restrictions signed into law by state’s governor

Source: The Guardian

03/28/2021

Biden administration working to develop a system for people to prove they've been vaccinated

The Biden administration is currently working to develop a system for people to prove they've been vaccinated against the coronavirus, according to a senior administration official.

Source: CNN

03/28/2021

Larry Kudlow warns Biden tax plan would ignite 'class warfare'

Former Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow warned that President Biden’s plan to raise taxes on the wealthy would ignite “class warfare” and send companies packing. Kudlow, who se…

Source: New York Post

03/28/2021

'Time is not on our side' — Biden navigates cyber attacks without a cyber czar

Turf wars and political battles are keeping open a role that Congress created and is demanding be filled.

Source: Politico

03/28/2021

Border crisis can be 'fixed' in a week if Biden returns to Trump immigration policies: Sen. Kennedy

The migrant crisis at the U.S. southern border could be fixed in a week if President Biden returns to the Trump-era immigration policies that he has rolled back since taking office in January, Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., said Sunday.

Source: Fox News

03/28/2021

Biden to push infrastructure before health and family care in next phase of economic plan

Biden will separate his sprawling plan to upgrade the nation's infrastructure into two separate pieces that he will unveil weeks apart.

Source: CNBC

03/28/2021

For Biden, a New Virus Dilemma: How to Handle a Looming Glut of Vaccine

WASHINGTON — Biden administration officials are anticipating the supply of coronavirus vaccine to outstrip U.S. demand by mid-May if not sooner, and are...

Source: New York Times

03/28/2021

Georgia Gov. Kemp slams Biden after 'Jim Crow' dig at state's voting laws

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp fired back at President Biden for calling a new round of election reform laws passed by the state legislature as “Jim Crow in the 21st century,” saying the legis…

Source: New York Post

03/28/2021

Biden is splitting with Obama on the economy and the proof is in their stimulus plans

"This is just incredibly different," said Obama DOL veteran Heidi Shierholz. "If my 2010 self could see just how different we're handling this."

Source: Business Insider

03/28/2021

Biden says Justice Department is "taking a look" at Georgia voting law

Biden called a new law signed by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp this week was "an atrocity."

Source: CBS News

03/28/2021

Biden's History On Gun Bills And Why Advocates Are Disappointed

President Biden knows better than almost anyone how hard it is to get gun bills passed. But after being at the forefront on previous efforts, he seems to be pushing it down his agenda as president.

Source: NPR

03/28/2021

‘SNL’ lays into Biden for recent missteps – literal and otherwise

This weekend's "Saturday Night Live" poked fun at President Biden -- about his stumbles on the stairs leading to Air Force One and on last week's first news conference since taking office.

Source: Fox News

03/27/2021

Trump congratulates Georgia on restrictive new voting law Biden called an 'atrocity'

The president called the legislation an ‘atrocity’ and ‘sick’

Source: Independent

03/27/2021

Climate talks will test Biden’s pledge to make global heating a priority

Summit is designed to revive a US-convened forum of the world’s major economies that previous administrations had allowed to lapse

Source: The Guardian

03/27/2021

Biden walks the union line, making a play for blue-collar workers

Biden’s actions, including support for a union push by Amazon workers, mark him as a pro-labor president. Will that be enough to win Democrats a critical mass of working class voters?

Source: The Washington Post

03/27/2021

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to join 'Fox News Live' to discuss new voting law, Biden's reaction

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp will appear on Fox New Live at 1:30 p.m. EST to discuss the state's new voting law, which he signed on Thursday.

Source: Fox News

03/27/2021

Biden says Justice Department is "taking a look" at Georgia elections law

Biden called a new law signed by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp this week was "an atrocity."

Source: CBS News

03/27/2021

Biden says "nothing has changed," but numbers of child migrants on record pace

As Biden stated, crossings often rise during the early months of the year as the weather improves. But the number of unaccompanied children arriving are considerably higher than in the recent years.

Source: NPR

03/27/2021

Fox News' Meltdowns Over Joe Biden Lampooned In 'Scandals' Video

Correspondent Desi Lydic mocked the conservative network's extreme reactions to the president.

Source: HuffPost

03/27/2021

Joe Biden invites 40 world leaders to virtual summit on climate crisis

Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin among invitees as US heralds return to forefront of climate fight

Source: The Guardian

03/27/2021

Biden: Georgia voting restriction law is 'atrocity'

The president decries new state voting restrictions that he likened to past racist laws of the US South.

Source: BBC News

03/26/2021

Ted Cruz details viewing 'Biden Cages' packed with migrant children at the Texas-Mexico border

Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, ripped the Biden administration following a visit to the border with 17 other U.S. Senators, telling Fox Business' "The Evening Edit" that the conditions in what he called the "Biden cages" of young migrants are "inhumane" and "unco…

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

Joe Biden Can’t Stop Talking About History

It’s the clearest sign of how he wants to establish himself as one of the most consequential presidents ever.

Source: Politico

03/26/2021

Chad Wolf slams 'tragic' Biden border policies: 'There is no enforcement' along southern border

The Biden administration's decision to roll back its predecessor's border policies with no contingency in place is a "tragedy" and the "direct cause" of the border crisis, former acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf told "Your World" Friday.

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

Biden invites Russia, China to first global climate talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is including rivals Vladimir Putin of Russia and Xi Jinping of China among the invitees to the first big climate talks of his administration, an event the...

Source: Associated Press

03/26/2021

Is Joe Biden Our Last Irish President?

A 21st century chief executive who loves the early-20th-century ethnic blarney.

Source: Slate Magazine

03/26/2021

Biden press conference raises questions about fitness for office: Ronny Jackson

Texas Republican Rep. Ronny Jackson, a former White House physician, believes that President Biden's press conference performance raises questions about his fitness for office.

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

U.K.-U.S. Trade Deal Is Likely Years Away as Biden Shifts Focus

The U.K. and the U.S. are unlikely to be ready to strike a trade deal before 2023, in a blow to British hopes of a quick win from Brexit, according to people familiar with the matter.

Source: Bloomberg

03/26/2021

U.K.-U.S. Trade Deal Is Likely Years Away as Biden Shifts Focus

Source: Bloomberg

03/26/2021

Biden Administration Announces Johnson and Johnson to Deliver 11 Million Doses of Covid-19 Vaccine Next Week

While distribution of Johnson and Johnson’s single-shot coronavirus vaccine hit an initial snag, the Biden Administration announced on Friday that the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/26/2021

Jen Psaki says Biden will sign gun control executive orders

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday confirmed that President Biden intends to sign executive orders on gun control. Psaki replied “Yes” to a journalist’s question abou…

Source: New York Post

03/26/2021

'Outrageous': Biden condemns new Georgia law as a 'blatant attack' on voting rights

Democrats and advocates are excoriating new voting restrictions in Georgia that make it illegal to give people water.

Source: NBC News

03/26/2021

Stephen Miller to launch a new legal group to give Biden fits

America First Legal will focus on a few things: executive branch issues and giving Joe Biden headaches.

Source: Politico

03/26/2021

Johnson & Johnson to deliver 11 million vaccine doses next week, Biden administration says

Johnson & Johnson is set to deliver 11 million doses of its single-shot Covid-19 vaccine to the U.S. next week, after reports the company could fall slightly short of its production goal of 20 million doses by the end of the month.

Source: NBC News

03/26/2021

Biden nominates Sen. Joe Manchin's wife to federal commission

President Biden has picked the wife of an extremely influential U.S. senator for a federal commission post, the White House announced Friday.

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

Biden signals he's open to eliminating Senate filibuster over GOP "abuse"

The president said the filibuster was "being abused in a gigantic way."

Source: CBS News

03/26/2021

Dow Jones Today, Nasdaq Perk On Bank Rules, Biden Goals; China Stocks Swing Wild, Nike Rebounds On Upgrade

JD.com led the Nasdaq back above the 13,000 mark, Nike stock topped the Dow Jones today as stocks jumped into early gains Friday.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/26/2021

‘Oh God I miss him’: Biden keeps returning to Trump as a cause of nation’s troubles

The specter of former president Donald Trump loomed awkwardly at Biden’s first news conference Thursday — part foil, part scapegoat and, once, as a punchline.

Source: The Washington Post

03/26/2021

Vice President Harris, Biden's next move, Boulder update: 5 things to know Friday

Vice President Harris speaks to USA TODAY and has a message for women, President Biden plans to unveil his next major plan and more news to start your Friday.

Source: USA Today

03/26/2021

Hannity blasts Biden press conference performance: 'Our enemies are watching, this is embarrassing'

Fox News host Sean Hannity slammed President Biden's press briefing performance as 'embarrassing' and 'pathetic' on 'Hannity'

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

Washington Post's Rubin, PBS' Yamiche Alcindor clash over immigration question at Biden press conference

Two pro-Biden journalists engaged in a rare Twitter spat Thursday over a question one of them asked President Biden at his first formal press conference.

Source: Fox News

03/26/2021

N Korea confirms missile tests as Biden warns of response

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday confirmed it had tested a new guided missile, as President Joe Biden warned of consequences if Pyongyang escalates tensions amid stalled nuclear...

Source: Associated Press

03/26/2021

Biden in 2005 said nixing the filibuster 'upsets the constitutional design' and would 'eviscerate the Senate'

Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., spent over an hour on the Senate Wednesday night reading a 2005 speech from President Biden verbatim  where he said eliminating the filibuster would “eviscerate the Senate.”

Source: Fox News

03/25/2021

Democratic divisions on Biden's agenda broader than just Manchin

The push by liberal Democrats to enact President Joe Biden's sweeping agenda is running into problems beyond just Sen. Joe Manchin: A handful of Democrats are not falling in line and could limit the scope of the party's ambitions on an array of critical issue…

Source: CNN

03/25/2021

Gov. Wolf indicates state’s vaccination phases could go away with Biden’s goal of open eligibility

Gov. Tom Wolf indicated the state’s vaccination phases could go away as his administration sets its sights on President Biden’s goal of having everyone eligible by May 1. He said the goal “really throws out the whole 1A, 1B, 1C thing.”

Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

03/25/2021

Opinion | Why Trump’s White House Leaked and Biden’s Hasn’t

For one thing, he hasn’t messed up yet.

Source: Politico

03/25/2021

Scalise grills Dorsey about blocking NY Post article on Hunter Biden

House Republican Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., on Thursday pressed Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on the company's decision to block an October New York Post article about Hunter Biden.

Source: Fox Business

03/25/2021

Key takeaways from Biden's first White House news conference

Convening his first formal news conference Thursday, President Joe Biden stepped into a swirl of issues that have bubbled up at the two-month mark of his presidency, which has been almost exclusively focused until now on confronting the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: CNN

03/25/2021

Border challenge takes center stage at Biden's first White House news conference

The mounting challenges at the border crashed President Joe Biden's first formal news conference Thursday afternoon, derailing White House hopes of keeping the event focused on the administration's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: NBC News

03/25/2021

Biden says he ‘can’t picture’ U.S. troops in Afghanistan next year

“It’s going to be hard to meet the May 1 deadline just in terms of tactical reasons, it's hard to get those troops out,” the president said.

Source: Politico

03/25/2021

Voters back Joe Biden’s gun control plan. The evidence is less clear.

A majority of voters support universal background checks and an assault weapons ban.

Source: Vox

03/25/2021

Homan blasts Kamala Harris as 'worst' possible choice to lead Biden border crisis response

On Thursday, former Acting ICE Director, Tom Homan, slammed Vice President Kamala Harris as the 'worst pick' to lead the response to the current border crisis under the Biden administration.

Source: Fox News

03/25/2021

Biden administration prepares to activate 2 military sites in Texas for migrant children

The Biden administration is setting up two more emergency intake sites that combined will provide more than 5,000 beds to accommodate migrant children crossing the US-Mexico border alone.

Source: CNN

03/25/2021

'Super Bowl of tax reform': Groups gear up for fight over Biden plan to raise taxes on rich, corporations

Advocacy groups from across the political spectrum are preparing for an all-out war over President Biden's coming tax reform proposal.

Source: CNBC

03/25/2021

How to watch Biden's first presidential press conference

The president will field questions at his first formal press conference on Thursday, March 25.

Source: CBS News

03/25/2021

How to watch Biden's first presidential press conference

The president took questions from reporters for about an hour.

Source: CBS News

03/25/2021

‘Crazy things happen’: Biden’s next spending spree fuels a fight over risks

The president’s team is preparing a $3 trillion spending proposal to power through Congress. They’re betting markets and the economy will cooperate long enough to pass it.

Source: Politico

03/25/2021

Boulder suspect in court, Biden press conference, NBA trade deadline: 5 things to know Thursday

The Boulder shooting suspect will make his first court appearance, Biden will hold his first press conference as president and more news to start your Thursday.

Source: USA Today

03/25/2021

Biden taps Harris to handle border crises

Putting his vice president in charge of efforts to slow the rush of migrants to the border, Biden gives her a big opportunity to succeed — or fail.

Source: The Washington Post

03/24/2021

How to watch Biden's first presidential press conference

The president will field questions at his first formal press conference on Thursday, March 25.

Source: CBS News

03/24/2021

Dana Carvey debuts spot-on Biden impression on 'The Late Show'

"Saturday Night Live" may have found its new President Biden from one of its famous alumni.

Source: Fox News

03/24/2021

Biden tasks Harris with 'stemming the migration' on southern border

Biden tasks Harris with 'stemming the migration' on southern border

Source: NBC News

03/24/2021

First Dogs Return To White House After Major Biden Causes Minor Injury

Champ and Major Biden are back in Washington, D.C., after spending some time in Delaware, where Major underwent remedial training after causing a "minor injury" at the White House earlier this month.

Source: NPR

03/24/2021

Boeing Stock Up After Losing First Big Defense Deal Under Biden Administration

Boeing lost a Pentagon contract to develop a new interceptor to protect the U.S. against intercontinental ballistic missile threats. Boeing stock rose

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/24/2021

Biden facing probe for halting Trump's border wall: report

A government agency is probing whether President Biden broke the law by halting construction of the border wall begun by former President Donald Trump, according to a report. Biden on his first day…

Source: New York Post

03/24/2021

Biden's dogs are back at the White House

Both of the President and first lady's dogs, Major and Champ, have returned to the White House after spending some time in Delaware following a biting incident involving Major, according to Jill Biden's press secretary Michael LaRosa.

Source: CNN

03/24/2021

Biden administration eyes extended ban on renter evictions as stimulus delays, landlord lawsuits loom

Without it, the federal eviction ban is set to lapse in days, opening the door for millions of Americans to be removed from their homes.

Source: The Washington Post

03/24/2021

Duckworth backtracks after saying she’s done voting for Biden picks over lack of AAPI representation

Sen. Tammy Duckworth’s office said in a statement late Tuesday that the Illinois Democrat will “not stand in the way” of President Biden’s nominees after strongly criticizing the administration for its lack of Asian American or Pacific Islander (AAPI) represe…

Source: Fox News

03/24/2021

Duckworth drops threat to oppose Biden picks over diversity concerns | TheHill

Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) said Tuesday that she was standing down on her pledge to oppos...

Source: The Hill

03/24/2021

‘Small’ crowd, including Trump supporters, greets Biden in Ohio: Report

President Biden arrived to speak in Columbus, Ohio on Tuesday where a “small” crowd of supporters and protesters awaited his arrival, according to a local report.‘Small’ crowd of supporters, protesters greet Biden in Ohio: Report

Source: Fox News

03/24/2021

GOP Colorado Rep. Boebert accuses Biden of 'politicizing' Boulder shooting

Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., accused President Biden on Tuesday of “politicizing” the mass shooting at a Boulder, Colorado grocery store that left 10 people dead after he called for a nationwide ban on assault weapons.

Source: Fox News

03/24/2021

Biden Seeks Assault Weapons Ban and Background Checks

After the second mass shooting in a week, the president said tighter gun laws should not be a partisan issue, but Republicans in Congress showed little interest in Democratic proposals.

Source: New York Times

03/24/2021

Mexico's president says Biden immigration policies prompting border surge

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador asserted suggested that the Biden administration’s immigration policies have contributed to a surge of migrants that has overwhelmed facilities at the southern border in recent weeks.

Source: Fox News

03/24/2021

Biden Boosts Obamacare, Extends Special Enrollment Period

The president touted the success of the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday and urged struggling Americans to enroll in the plan.

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Duckworth, Hirono won't vote on 'non-diversity' Biden nominees over lack of Asian American representation

The senators made comments Tuesday that suggest many of President Joe Biden's nominees could be imperiled.

Source: NBC News

03/23/2021

Sens. Duckworth, Hirono Will Block Biden Nominees Over Lack Of AAPI Representation

"There's not a single AAPI in a Cabinet position," Duckworth, an Illinois Democrat, told reporters. "That's unacceptable."

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Kayleigh McEnany blasts Biden administration for 'unprecedented' lack of media access to border

Former White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany slammed the Biden administration Tuesday for what she described as an "unprecedented" lack of media access to the border.

Source: Fox News

03/23/2021

Biden will cancel $1 billion in student debt for defrauded borrowers

The Biden administration has reversed a controversial Trump-era policy that will lead to the cancellation of roughly $1 billion in student debt for borrowers who were defrauded by their colleges.

Source: CNN

03/23/2021

Live Updates: Biden Urges Action on Gun Control

The president called for a ban on assault rifles and high-capacity ammunition magazines before flying to Ohio, where he had planned to promote the stimulus package. The Senate is set to confirm Shalanda D. Young on Tuesday as deputy director of the Office of …

Source: New York Times

03/23/2021

Biden On Boulder Shooting: Senate Must Pass Gun Bills

The president said the upper chamber needs to pass legislation approved by the House earlier this month, which would tighten gun laws including background checks.

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Biden Administration Criticized Over Conditions At Border Detention Centers

U.S. Customs and Border Protection released photos and video of Texas immigrant processing centers that have faced fresh criticism for overcrowding and poor conditions.

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Biden administration officials concerned Johnson & Johnson may not reach 20M COVID-19 vaccine dose target by end of month

Officials in the Biden administration have indicated that they are not certain Johnson & Johnson will end up delivering on its promise of providing 20 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine by the end of March.

Source: Fox Business

03/23/2021

California's senators ask Biden to ban sale of gas-powered cars

California's two Senators are pushing the Biden Administration to set a date after which automakers would no longer be allowed to sell gasoline-powered cars anywhere in the United States.

Source: CNN

03/23/2021

Chad Wolf: Biden Was Warned About Revoking Trump Border Policy

Former acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf say the Biden administration did not heed advice from the former administration about preventing an influx of migrants at the southern border.

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Biden admin releases photos of crowded migrant processing center at border amid transparency criticism

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on Tuesday released photos of the temporary facilities being used to process migrant children who are found crossing the U.S. southern border.

Source: Fox News

03/23/2021

Biden needs ‘clean break’ on antitrust after FTC’s Google failure, activists say

The groups accused Washington’s Obama-era antitrust enforcers of displaying poor judgment and failing to grasp the threat that the search giant posed to competition.

Source: Politico

03/23/2021

Biden’s first news conference is a test for him. But it’s a bigger test for White House reporters.

Journalists must bring context, especially on immigration, and resist post-Trump false equivalence.

Source: The Washington Post

03/23/2021

Biden Infrastructure Plan To Test His Bipartisan Promises

The president promised to "build back better" after dealing with the pandemic. He also said he could work with Republicans, and his next legislative push will test that.

Source: NPR

03/23/2021

Biden administration frets J&J may miss vaccine goal

The full tranche of vaccine Johnson & Johnson committed in February to delivering may not be ready to ship until the third week of April.

Source: Politico

03/23/2021

Biden eyes $3T package for infrastructure, schools, families

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fresh off passage of the COVID-19 relief bill, President Joe Biden is assembling the next big White House priority, a sweeping $3 trillion package of investments on...

Source: Associated Press

03/23/2021

Biden regularly consults with Barack Obama on a 'range of issues', Psaki says

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said that President Biden maintains “regular” communication with President Barack Obama on a number of issues.

Source: Fox News

03/22/2021

Speedy House vs. slower Senate: Dems struggle to balance on Biden agenda

Senate Democrats welcome the House’s progress but are not interested in taking cues from their counterparts on the filibuster's future.

Source: Politico

03/22/2021

Democrat border mayor slams Biden for immigrant crisis: 'Whose side are you on?"

Democratic mayor of Del Rio, Tex., Bruno Lozano, calls out the Biden administration's border crisis as a 'slap in the face' on 'Your World'

Source: Fox News

03/22/2021

Travel industry urges Biden to set health passport standards, plan to lift international travel bans

Airlines and travel groups urge Biden administration to come up with a plan to lift international travel restrictions.

Source: CNBC

03/22/2021

Bitcoin, crypto investors will be watching these 5 questions facing the Biden administration

Investors may look forward to bitcoin ETFs, but also stricter rules on money laundering and financial stability

Source: MarketWatch

03/22/2021

President Biden will nominate antitrust scholar Lina Khan to the FTC | Engadget

President Biden intends to nominate Columbia Law School professor Lina Khan to serve as a commissioner on the Federal Trade Commission.

Source: Engadget

03/22/2021

White House aides prep $3 trillion jobs package for Biden

White House advisers are expected to present a two-part, $3 trillion jobs and infrastructure proposal to President Joe Biden as soon as this week, according to two people familiar with the plan.

Source: CNN

03/22/2021

Biden to nominate tech antitrust pioneer Lina Khan for FTC commissioner

Lina Khan has been a driving force behind tech antitrust for years — and now she will serve as one of the Biden administration’s top regulators over companies like Google and Amazon.

Source: The Verge

03/22/2021

Why Biden won't be able to totally undo Trump's tax cuts

President Joe Biden got almost everything he wanted with his $1.9 trillion economic rescue plan. Goldman Sachs thinks Biden will face far more resistance in his quest to unwind former President Donald Trump's tax cuts.

Source: CNN

03/22/2021

White House says migrant situation 'not a crisis' as Biden's border czar Roberta Jacobson heads to Mexico

The trip comes as the Biden administration continues to struggle with an influx of migrants heading to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Source: USA Today

03/22/2021

Biden dispatches top officials to Mexico, Central America as border crisis grows

President Joe Biden is sending top officials to Mexico and Central America with a surge of asylum-seeking migrants who are fleeing their countries.

Source: NBC News

03/22/2021

Biden Team Preparing Up to $3 Trillion in New Spending for the Economy

A pair of proposals would invest in infrastructure, education, work force development and fighting climate change, with the aim of making the economy more productive.

Source: New York Times

03/22/2021

Trump: Biden press conference will be nothing but 'softballs,' media 'protects him totally'

Former President Donald Trump said Monday there was no transparency with the press from successor Joe Biden, although he added Biden didn't need to hold press conferences because the media "protects him totally."

Source: Fox News

03/22/2021

Biden administration sanctions two Chinese officials, citing human rights abuses against Uyghurs

The Biden administration on Monday sanctioned two Chinese officials, citing their roles in serious human rights abuses against ethnic minorities in Xinjiang.

Source: CNBC

03/22/2021

Migrants in Tijuana border camp plead with Biden for US entry

Source: Fox News

03/22/2021

Live updates: Biden, Harris to resume ‘Help is Here’ tour as scrutiny over border strategy continues

The vice president is traveling to Florida on Monday, and the president will head to Ohio on Tuesday to highlight provisions of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan.

Source: The Washington Post

03/22/2021

Politico: Has the Biden admin fumbled the J&J vaccine rollout?

“You can’t distribute the vaccine equitably if there aren’t enough doses to distribute."

Source: Hot Air

03/22/2021

Exclusive: U.S. senators press Biden to set end date for gas-powered car sales

California's two U.S. senators are urging President Joe Biden to set a firm date to phase-out gas-powered passenger vehicles as the White House grapples with how to rewrite vehicle emissions rules slashed under President Donald Trump.

Source: Reuters

03/21/2021

Team Biden's disgraceful border media blackout

There’s only one thing not open on the southern border: media access to the operations of Customs and Border Protection. In a totalitarian effort at hiding the truth, the Biden administration…

Source: New York Post

03/21/2021

Democratic border-town mayor: Biden admin handling of crisis 'a slap in the face'

RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas — He’s putting people over his party. The Democratic mayor of a southern border town says he’s incensed over the Biden administration’s handling of …

Source: New York Post

03/21/2021

Trump slams Biden over border 'crisis', accused him of causing 'death and human tragedy'

President Biden said Sunday that he intends to travel to the southern border "at some point," telling reporters that he is in no rush to visit because "I know what's going in those facilities."

Source: Fox News

03/21/2021

Biden aides had ties to large tech companies, disclosures show

Top Biden administration officials had previously undisclosed ties to large corporations including tech giants Microsoft Corp, Alphabet's Google and Facebook Inc, financial disclosures by the White House show.

Source: Reuters

03/21/2021

Biden aides had ties to large tech companies, disclosures show

Top Biden administration officials had previously undisclosed ties to large corporations including tech giants Microsoft Corp, Alphabet's Google and Facebook...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/21/2021

As Biden’s immigration policy faces scrutiny, it says the border is “closed”

The administration currently has more than 15,000 unaccompanied minors in custody. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas says the administration has a plan for helping them, and that the border is “closed.”

Source: Vox

03/21/2021

Sen. Cotton suggests 3 measures Biden can take to fix border crisis

"Joe Biden could re-impose all three of those things this week if he wanted to.

Source: Fox News

03/21/2021

Republican AGs take blowtorch to Biden agenda

On everything from climate change to immigration and abortion rights, GOP attorneys general are leading the charge to dismantle White House policies.

Source: Politico

03/21/2021

Biden response to border crisis 'isn't incompetence', but 'is by design', Tom Homan tells Mark Levin

President Biden "sold out this country to the progressive left to win an election," former Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director Tom Homan told "Life, Liberty & Levin" in an interview airing Sunday.

Source: Fox News

03/21/2021

How Democrats can use Biden's $1.9tn Covid relief to win the midterms

The bill’s passage may be the party’s best chances of avoiding a historical trend and keeping control of both chambers of Congress after next year’s elections

Source: The Guardian

03/21/2021

Biden White House’s Ties to Big Tech Are Detailed in New Disclosures

National security adviser Jake Sullivan served on an advisory council for Microsoft last year

Source: The Wall Street Journal

03/20/2021

9 senators send letter to Biden admin condemning border crisis: 'Significant risks'

Nine senators on Saturday sent a letter to the Biden administration condemning his handling of the influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Source: Fox News

03/20/2021

President Biden 'doing fine' after multiple falls on Air Force One's stairway, Today reports

President Joe Biden is “doing fine” and did not require medical attention after falling down multiple times while trying to board Air Force One on Friday, according to a report from Today.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

03/20/2021

U.S.-China trade relations remain strained as Biden team takes tough stance similar to Trump

Though this week's talks in Alaska were more diplomatic than economic, the testy exchange is likely an early snapshot of a tough trade tact.

Source: CNBC

03/20/2021

Biden is on his heels amid a migrant surge at Mexico border

WASHINGTON (AP) — Somehow, they didn’t see it coming. Within weeks of Inauguration Day on Jan. 20, the Biden administration had reversed many of the most maligned Trump-era immigration...

Source: Associated Press

03/20/2021

AAPI Leaders Define Actions For Biden To Take Against Hate

President Biden spoke out against anti-Asian American and Pacific Islander hate and harassment since before the spa shootings around Atlanta. Now, community leaders want concrete responses.

Source: NPR

03/20/2021

CNN, MSNBC erupted over Trump's ramp walk -- but virtually ignore Biden's staircase stumble

After sounding the alarm over President Trump's use of a ramp at the U.S. Military Academy during the 2020 presidential election, both CNN and MSNBC on Friday virtually ignored President Biden's intense fall while climbing the stairs onto Air Force One.

Source: Fox News

03/20/2021

Confronting Violence Against Asians, Biden Says That ‘We Cannot Be Complicit’

Vice President Kamala Harris joined the president in forcefully condemning the killings in Atlanta. “Racism is real in America, and it has always been,” she said.

Source: New York Times

03/19/2021

Same old Joe: Rebuffing staff who smoked pot fits Biden’s MO

The White House press secretary acknowledged Friday that marijuana use has led to five staffers losing their jobs.

Source: Politico

03/19/2021

Biden administration shows appetite for high-profile fights with China and Russia

Dramatic standoffs help clarify Washington’s new outlook in a post-Trump era, but also create unpredictable and sometimes chaotic outcomes on the diplomatic stage.

Source: The Washington Post

03/19/2021

Biden 'doing fine' after stumbling once, twice, thrice on steps of Air Force One

White House spokesperson blames windy weather after Biden loses his footing three times boarding presidential plane

Source: The Guardian

03/19/2021

Biden’s over-under for Paris climate goal: 50 percent

How low can U.S. emissions go? Under President Joe Biden, the number to watch for may be 50 percent.

Source: NBC News

03/19/2021

White House blames wind for Biden stumbles boarding Air Force One

Windy conditions were a factor in President Biden’s stumble while boarding Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews on Friday, according to the White House.

Source: Fox News

03/19/2021

Biden jabs Trump in first visit to CDC | TheHill

President Biden on Friday made his first visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Source: The Hill

03/19/2021

Biden Shares AstraZeneca Vaccine With Mexico, Canada In Dose Of Diplomacy

The United States will loan millions of doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine — not yet approved for emergency U.S. use — to its closest neighbors.

Source: NPR

03/19/2021

Biden admin under fire over lack of transparency on border crisis

The Biden administration is facing increased scrutiny from the media for the lack of transparency around the child migrant facilities along the U.S.-Mexico border, which has transformed into a border crisis.

Source: Fox News

03/19/2021

The Biden administration gets a taste of China’s ‘wolf warrior’ diplomacy

For a high-level diplomatic meeting, Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s meeting with Chinese Communist Party foreign affairs chief Yang Jiechi was remarkably undiplomatic, shattering any illusions of a reset in U.S.-China relations.

Source: The Washington Post

03/19/2021

Biden hints at new vaccination target

The president had touted the mass vaccination campaign’s progress on Thursday and promised to unveil a new goal sometime next week.

Source: Politico

03/19/2021

Biden urges Congress to pass hate crime legislation in response to violence against Asian Americans

President Joe Biden urged Congress to "swiftly pass" hate crime legislation to address the rise in discrimination and violence against Asian Americans.

Source: CNBC

03/19/2021

After Atlanta Shootings, Biden, Harris To Meet With Asian-American Leaders

The previously scheduled visit was to have included a celebration of the recently passed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, but Tuesday's deadly shootings at area spas caused a change in plans.

Source: NPR

03/19/2021

Biden to hit goal of 100 million vaccinations, as US prepares to send shots to Canada and Mexico

The United States is finalizing plans to send millions of doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine to Mexico and Canada, the White House said on Thursday. The move comes as the Biden administration scrambles to respond to a surge of unaccompanied migr…

Source: CNN

03/19/2021

Biden and Harris head to Georgia to meet community leaders after Atlanta shooting – live updates

President and vice-president’s trip to Atlanta to focus on meeting Asian American community leaders

Source: The Guardian

03/19/2021

The Latest: US clears 100M shots, Biden next aims for 200M

SAN FRANCISCO — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says a lot of pandemic deaths could have been prevented in California if the state had focused earlier on vaccinating people in the most...

Source: Associated Press

03/19/2021

Gaetz: Everyone in DC knows that when Harris shakes Biden's hand 'she's checking his pulse'

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., mocked President Biden on "Hannity" Thursday after the 78-year-old commander-in-chief referred to his vice president as "President Harris" during remarks discussing the progress made on coronavirus vaccinations in the U.S.

Source: Fox News

03/19/2021

Putin challenges Biden to chat with him in a 'live' conversation

Russian President Vladimir Putin challenged President Biden to an on-air conversation to discuss Biden’s latest warning that Putin would "pay a price," following a report containing evidence of attempted Russian-interference in the 2020 election.

Source: Fox News

03/18/2021

Biden says US to hit 100 million vaccine goal Friday

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the U.S. closing in on President Joe Biden's goal of injecting 100 million coronavirus vaccinations weeks ahead of his target date, the White House announced Thursday the...

Source: Associated Press

03/18/2021

Texas, California Blackouts Reveal Fatal Flaw in Biden's Energy Plans

Does President Joe Biden really want the United States to cede its hard-won energy independence and leadership position in the world? Because that is precisely what will happen if the president tries...

Source: PJ Media

03/18/2021

Biden Administration To Meet Goal Of 100 Million Vaccine Doses On Friday

The president said he would announce his next vaccination goal next week. "We need millions more to get vaccinated," Biden said.

Source: NPR

03/18/2021

Biden calls his second-in-command 'President Harris'

President Biden appeared to misspeak in a speech Thursday offering updates on an update on vaccination progress in the U.S., referring to his vice president as “President Harris.”

Source: Fox News

03/18/2021

Biden Under Pressure To Sanction Honduras' President And Cut Security Aid

U.S. prosecutors say President Juan Orlando Hernández enabled drug trafficking into the U.S., and Democratic lawmakers want punishment. It comes as President Biden seeks Central American aid.

Source: NPR

03/18/2021

Biden plans to send COVID shots to Mexico, Canada

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is planning to send a combined 4 million doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Mexico and Canada in its first export of shots, the White House said Thursday....

Source: Associated Press

03/18/2021

Russia Threatens Vax Sabotage, Blackmail & Spy Boost After Biden Calls Putin a 'Killer'

“Revenge is a dish best served cold,” one Russian official said after Biden called Putin a “killer.”

Source: Daily Beast

03/18/2021

Biden administration finalizing plans to share Covid vaccine doses with Mexico and Canada

Jen Psaki said the administration is "assessing how we can loan" doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine, which is not yet approved for use in the U.S.

Source: Politico

03/18/2021

Biden to tap Bill Nelson to lead NASA

The former Florida senator and longtime space advocate would oversee the return to the moon and refocus the agency's earth science research.

Source: Politico

03/18/2021

Biden Orders U.S. Flags At Half-Staff In Wake Of Atlanta Spa Shootings

The president and Vice President Harris also planned to travel to Atlanta on Friday, where they will meet with leaders of the city's Asian American community.

Source: NPR

03/18/2021

Biden administration to share millions of AstraZeneca vaccine doses with Canada, Mexico

The U.S> is working on plans to send about 2.5 million doses of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine to Mexico and 1.5 million doses to Canada, releasing some of the U.S. stockpile while U.S. regulators wait on the company to provide further data about the vaccin…

Source: NBC News

03/18/2021

Biden will send Mexico surplus vaccines, as U.S. seeks help on immigration enforcement

Mexico wants doses. Biden needs assistance at the border. The two countries are preparing to announce an agreement but say it’s not a quid pro quo.

Source: The Washington Post

03/18/2021

Biden expected to nominate former senator Bill Nelson to be NASA administrator

Nelson, a Democrat from Florida, is a friend of President Biden, and he has long been an advocate for space exploration.

Source: The Washington Post

03/18/2021

Putin pulls envoy from D.C. but wishes Biden "good health" as Russians blast "killer" remark

After Biden suggests the Russian leader is "a killer," Putin wishes him "good health," but Moscow makes it clear there's no hope for improved relations.

Source: CBS News

03/18/2021

Joe Manchin and the filibuster will decide if Biden succeeds on climate change

A clean energy standard rests in his hands.

Source: Vox

03/18/2021

Biden will reach goal of having 100 million Covid vaccine 'shots in arms' in his first 100 days as early as Thursday

Biden is scheduled to make an announcement on the "state of vaccinations" later Thursday where he may discuss the milestone.

Source: CNBC

03/18/2021

Russia reacts angrily after Biden calls Putin a 'killer'

The Kremlin has reacted angrily to US President Joe Biden's remarks that Russian leader Vladimir Putin is "a killer," calling the comment unprecedented and describing the relationship between the two countries as "very bad."

Source: CNN

03/18/2021

Biden 'pandering to coastal elite friends' with Keystone pipeline shutdown: Montana AG

Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen said Thursday that President Biden's shutdown of the Keystone pipeline is really just "pandering to his coastal elite friends."

Source: Fox News

03/18/2021

Russia recalls ambassador to U.S., says Biden comments branding Putin a killer 'very bad'

Russia has recalled its ambassador to the United States “for consultations,” the country's foreign ministry said Wednesday, just hours after comments from President Joe Biden.

Source: NBC News

03/18/2021

How Biden's Health Official Caused Thousands Of Extra Deaths In PA

It is well past time for a full investigation into Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's awful handling of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities.

Source: The Federalist

03/18/2021

President Biden Endorses A 'Talking' Senate Filibuster

Biden wants to change the filibuster to one in which a senator actually has to talk for potentially hours on end. Many Democrats hope that could ease passage of some of their priorities.

Source: NPR

03/18/2021

How the bitter political fight over painkillers could derail Biden's FDA pick

Janet Woodcock is a longtime FDA regulator, but not every senator will look favorably on that record.

Source: Politico

03/18/2021

Biden officials poised to confront China over 'long list' of contentious issues in first face-to-face meeting

A raft of contentious issues will dominate the Biden administration's first face-to-face meeting with Chinese diplomats, set for Thursday in Alaska.

Source: USA Today

03/18/2021

Biden administration is considering sending some AstraZeneca vaccine doses to Canada and Mexico

The Biden administration is considering sending some AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses stockpiled and waiting for official usage approval in the US over the border to Mexico and Canada, according to a senior administration official.

Source: CNN

03/18/2021

Fact check: Biden wrong on three statistics he cited in ABC interview

Biden was generally factual, much of which aired on Wednesday. But he was wrong on three statistical claims, one of which he admitted during the interview he didn't think he was getting right.

Source: CNN

03/17/2021

Biden administration defends curbs on state tax cuts in Covid bill as Ohio sues

The legislation stipulates that states, the District of Columbia, territories and tribal governments cannot use that money to offset “indirectly or directly” the cost of cutting taxes.

Source: Politico

03/17/2021

Despite what the CDC says, domestic travel is safe for fully vaccinated people, even Biden is doing it

A growing number of leading public health experts say it is OK for people who've been fully vaccinated to travel — while still exercising caution.

Source: Business Insider

03/17/2021

Sharp rise in gas prices due to Biden's energy actions: Florida Sen. Rick Scott

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., blamed Joe Biden for the sudden and sharp increase in gas prices nationwide.

Source: Fox Business

03/17/2021

Biden: Putin will ‘pay a price’ for interfering in 2020 election

President Joe Biden declined to elaborate on the consequences Russian President Vladimir Putin would face.

Source: Politico

03/17/2021

Biden just fired a warning shot at Mitch McConnell and Republicans

The president's new support for filibuster reform represents a serious step forward.

Source: The Washington Post

03/17/2021

Biden says Putin 'will pay a price' for Russian efforts to undermine the 2020 US election

President Joe Biden said Vladimir Putin "will pay a price" for his efforts to undermine the 2020 US election following a landmark American intelligence assessment which found that the Russian government meddled in the 2020 election with the aim of "denigratin…

Source: CNN

03/17/2021

Biden Calls Major A Sweet Dog Who Needs Some Training

The president's German shepherd is back in Delaware getting some training after an incident at the White House.

Source: NPR

03/17/2021

Republicans increasingly target Biden over border crisis as immigration shapes up to be key midterm issue

President Biden is facing competition for the media spotlight as he takes to the road to showcase the $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, with Republicans zeroing in on the burgeoning crisis at the nation's southern border.

Source: Fox News

03/17/2021

U.S. Punishes 24 Chinese Officials on Eve of First Talks Under Biden

Setting a confrontational tone ahead of meetings in Alaska, the United States punished Chinese officials involved in eroding democracy in Hong Kong.

Source: New York Times

03/17/2021

Biden endorses changing Senate rules to require a 'talking filibuster,' like 'back in the old days'

President Biden for the first time Tuesday publicly endorsed changing the Senate's filibuster rules so if a senator wanted to block a bill, he or she would...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/17/2021

Don Jr. Angry at Biden and Tucker Carlson Attacks Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion

Source: Google News

03/17/2021

Biden Says Gov. Andrew Cuomo Should Resign if Allegations Confirmed in Investigation

Comments were the strongest yet by president, who has been a political ally of the New York governor

Source: The Wall Street Journal

03/17/2021

Biden open to bringing back talking filibuster

The president made his strongest remarks to date on the filibuster, signaling his openness to filibuster reform.

Source: Politico

03/17/2021

Biden Supports Changes To Filibuster, Returning It To 'What It Used To Be'

The president, during an interview with ABC News, called to change the way the controversial Senate filibuster functions.

Source: NPR

03/17/2021

Biden says Cuomo should resign and could face prosecution if sexual harassment claims true

President Joe Biden said New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo should resign if the sexual harassment claims recently made by several women against the Democrat are confirmed by a probe led by the state's attorney general.

Source: NBC News

03/17/2021

Trump blames Biden for border crisis | TheHill

Former President Trump on Tuesday blamed his successor for the burgeoning crisis at the...

Source: The Hill

03/17/2021

Teen who hacked Joe Biden and Bill Gates' Twitter accounts sentenced to three years in prison

Graham Ivan Clark also took over account of Kim Kardashian West in 2020 bitcoin scam

Source: The Guardian

03/17/2021

Biden's Energy Agenda To Reduce Oil Production And Boost Prices

Biden's tough stance on the oil and gas industry is likely to result in lower oil production and higher prices over the course of the next couple of years

Source: OilPrice.com

03/16/2021

Biden tells migrants 'don't come' to US as border crisis surges

President Biden is now urging migrants planning on embarking to the United States not to come.

Source: Fox News

03/16/2021

Cuomo should resign if allegations confirmed: Biden in exclusive ABC News interview

Source: ABC News

03/16/2021

Biden to hold first formal news conference on March 25

President Joe Biden will hold his first formal news conference since taking office on March 25, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.

Source: CNN

03/16/2021

Biden turns to top Hill Dems to help sell Covid law

The White House is exploring the idea of dispatching lawmakers in the party, including Bernie Sanders, across the country to keep support high for the $1.9 trillion measure.

Source: Politico

03/16/2021

President Biden to hold first press conference next week on 64th day in office

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday that the president will hold a press conference on March 25, which is 64 days into his presidency.

Source: USA Today

03/16/2021

Biden to hold first news conference March 25

The president has waited longer than recent predecessors to meet the press.

Source: Politico

03/16/2021

Tom Homan: Migrants photographed in Biden T-shirts at US-Mexico border suggest he's to blame

Former acting ICE director Tom Homan slammed the Biden administration for blaming former President Trump over the migrant surge at the border, arguing that it was Biden's "damaging words during the campaign" that created the ongoing crisis.

Source: Fox News

03/16/2021

US has assessed North Korea could be preparing to carry out first weapons test since Biden took office

US intelligence has assessed that North Korea could be preparing to carry out their first weapons test since President Joe Biden came into office, according to several US officials speaking to CNN on condition of anonymity.

Source: CNN

03/16/2021

GOP targets "Biden border crisis" in new ad campaign aimed at battleground districts

Republicans are ramping up their attacks on Democrats over the ongoing crisis at the Southern border, including a new ad campaign accusing President Joe Biden of opening the border instead of focusing on opening schools and businesses.

Source: CNN

03/16/2021

Cruz, Cornyn to lead Senate delegation to border, as GOP ramps up pressure on Biden over border crisis

Texas Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn will lead a Senate delegation to the border next week, as Republicans are ramping up the pressure on the Biden administration for what they say is a crisis fueled by the administration's own immigration policies.

Source: Fox News

03/16/2021

Joe Biden Tax Plan: Higher Corporate Tax, Relief for Middle-Class Families

Source: Bloomberg

03/16/2021

Rhode Island supply too low for Biden's vaccine goals, state doctors remain optimistic

Those overseeing Rhode Island's mass vaccination system say if supply keeps coming at the current rate, Rhode Island will not meet President Joe Biden's goal to open eligibility to all adults by May. But top doctors in the state said Tuesday they are optimist…

Source: Turn to 10

03/16/2021

Biden leads Covid-19 relief sales pitch with an eye toward next steps

President Joe Biden launches a sales effort Tuesday that he says is critical to convincing Americans that government can make their lives better.

Source: CNN

03/16/2021

Kim Jong Un's powerful sister sends warning to Biden administration as Blinken, Austin arrive in Asia

Kim Yo Jong, the powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, sent an eerie message to President Biden and the U.S.

Source: CNBC

03/16/2021

Stimulus checks begin hitting bank accounts as Biden team tours nation to sell COVID relief plan

Source: Google News

03/16/2021

US and Japan express concern over China's 'aggressive actions' during first trip by Biden's top diplomat

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken criticized China's threats to regional stability during bilateral talks in Tokyo on Tuesday, warning that the United States and Japan would push back if necessary.

Source: CNN

03/16/2021

Southwest border crossings on pace for highest levels in 20 years, Biden admin says

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Tuesday that the U.S. is expected to reach the highest number of people apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border for the first time in two decades.

Source: NBC News

03/16/2021

North Korea Accuses Washington of Raising ‘a Stink’ in First Comments on Biden

The country took a confrontational stance against the United States in its first official remark directed at President Biden’s administration.

Source: New York Times

03/16/2021

Washington Post warns Biden facing 'political threat' from 'border upheaval'

The Washington Post is the latest mainstream media outlet to sound the alarm on the ongoing crisis at the southern border, telling readers that President Biden may face political consequences as a result.

Source: Fox News

03/16/2021

Biden's COVID relief package still leaves restaurants hungry

The restaurant industry is finally getting its own bailout — but whether there’s enough to go around remains an open question.  President Biden last week signed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus rel…

Source: New York Post

03/16/2021

Top Senate Democrat sees little chance of passing Biden plan for pathway to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants

Senate Judiciary Chairman Dick Durbin, the chamber's second-ranking Democrat, said Monday that he doesn't believe there's enough support in this Congress to pass a full-blown immigration bill with a pathway to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immig…

Source: CNN

03/15/2021

As Biden Confronts Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy, Republicans Are a Particular Challenge

The administration is seeking help in urging Republicans to get inoculated. But the president said he was not sure how much value there was in enlisting his predecessor.

Source: New York Times

03/15/2021

With shots and aid, Biden seeks to renew faith in government

President Biden is leading Democrats in selling the newly signed relief plan, with an early eye on the midterms and restoring Americans' faith in government.

Source: Los Angeles Times

03/15/2021

Biden immigration policy 'clearly separating these families' at border: Sen. Rick Scott

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., blasted the Biden administration's handling of the ongoing border crisis Monday on "America Reports."

Source: Fox News

03/15/2021

McCarthy hammers Biden over border crisis, urges him to visit and see 'what he's created'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., urged President Biden Monday to visit the southern border and see "what he's created," blaming the administration's policies for an alarming migrant and drug smuggling crisis.

Source: Fox News

03/15/2021

Biden plans 1st major tax hike since 1993, report says

President Joe Biden is planning to execute the first major tax hike in federal taxes in almost 30 years, Bloomberg reported Monday.

Source: WGN TV Chicago

03/15/2021

Biden immigration policies have created 'disorder at the border,' GOP lawmakers say

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and other GOP lawmakers called on President Biden to admit fault and work to reverse changes to immigration policies that they said have caused a dangerous surge in migrants at the southern border.

Source: Fox News

03/15/2021

WATCH: Biden press sec still refuses to acknowledge obvious border crisis

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Monday has once again come out and said that calling the border situation a 'crisis' is a 'label' she doesn't want to use.

Source: The Post Millennial

03/15/2021

Biden plans 1st major tax hike since 1993, report says

President Joe Biden is planning to execute the first major tax hike in federal taxes in almost 30 years, Bloomberg reported Monday.

Source: Fox 59

03/15/2021

Biden plans 1st major tax hike since 1993, report says

President Joe Biden is planning to execute the first major tax hike in federal taxes in almost 30 years, Bloomberg reported Monday.

Source: WSYR

03/15/2021

Biden energy policy having ‘positive impact’ on oil prices, ‘negative impact' on economy: Analyst

The Schork Group principal Stephen Schork discusses the impact of President Biden’s energy policy on oil prices and the economy on FOX Business’ “Mornings with Maria.”

Source: Fox Business

03/15/2021

Republicans renew call for border crisis hearing amid Biden's 'open-borders rallying cry'

EXCLUSIVE: Republicans are renewing calls for Democrats to hold a hearing on the growing crisis at the southern border -- while warning that the Biden administration has been sounding an “open-borders rally cry.”

Source: Fox News

03/15/2021

Biden reportedly planning first major tax hike since 1993 in next economic package

President Biden is reportedly planning to include the first major tax hike in close to 30 years in the next economic spending bill set to follow his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package.

Source: Fox Business

03/15/2021

Tom Cotton channels 'Billy Madison,' slams Pelosi's irrational defense of Biden border policy

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., channeled the movie "Billy Madison" Monday on "Fox & Friends" as he hit back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., for claiming that the Biden administration inherited a broken immigration system from former President Trump.

Source: Fox News

03/15/2021

Biden taps Gene Sperling to oversee implementation of $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan

Sperling twice served as the director of the National Economic Council.

Source: CBS News

03/15/2021

Biden team begins cross-country tour to highlight benefits of Covid relief plan

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and their spouses are traveling the country this week to speak directly to Americans about the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package.

Source: NBC News

03/15/2021

Inside the Biden-Harris battleground blitz

Biden's team sees the $1.9 trillion relief package as the key to solidifying his political fortunes.

Source: Axios

03/15/2021

Why You Should Still Pay Attention To Joe Biden’s Approval Rating

When it comes to presidential approval ratings, the days of big swings in opinion and sky-high ratings are gone.  Consider that former President Donald Tru…

Source: FiveThirtyEight

03/15/2021

Biden Eyes First Major Tax Hike Since 1993 in Next Economic Plan

Source: Bloomberg

03/15/2021

Biden says Cuomo investigation is 'underway and we should see what it brings us'

President Joe Biden said Sunday he wants to see what comes of an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo when asked if the Democratic governor should resign.

Source: CNN

03/14/2021

Biden breaks his silence on Cuomo sexual harassment scandal, declines to call for his resignation

President Joe Biden broke his silence on Governor Andrew Cuomo's mounting allegations of sexual misconduct on Sunday – but fell short of calling on the embattled New York Democrat to resign.

Source: Fox News

03/14/2021

Texas lawmaker: Biden administration didn't cause influx of migrants at border

"This is a challenge that we've been seeing for several years. It's not going away — until we fix it," Rep. Veronica Escobar said.

Source: Politico

03/14/2021

Pelosi: Biden inherited broken system at the border and federal help is on the way for children

Administration to send Fema to help with surge at Mexico border to safely receive, shelter and transfer minor children

Source: The Guardian

03/14/2021

Beyond Covid relief: Biden invokes LBJ as Democrats aim to expand welfare state

Democratic leaders are banking on some of the aid provisions being so popular that letting them expire would be a political nightmare.

Source: Politico

03/14/2021

How Trump’s team amassed a $1 trillion war chest for Biden to deploy

Despite concerns that markets will be flooded with new U.S. government debt, the Treasury might not have to change its borrowing plans much at all.

Source: Politico

03/14/2021

How Biden, Republicans and public health leaders are trying to convince GOP skeptics to get their Covid vaccinations

Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks, R-Iowa, a physician, said it's important "to assure people that there were no safety short steps in the development of this...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/14/2021

Biden administration started outreach to North Korea last month, but country is unresponsive

The Biden administration launched a behind-the-scenes push last month to reach out to North Korea through multiple channels, a senior administration official has told CNN, but thus far Pyongyang has been unresponsive.

Source: CNN

03/14/2021

Biden gets boost with sunny COVID-19 outlook | TheHill

The Biden administration is riding a wave of rising optimism about the recovery from the COVID-19 recession, with the president and top surrogates hitting the road to sell their relief plan.

Source: The Hill

03/13/2021

Biden still hasn't held a news conference, 52 days and counting

After more than 50 days in office President Biden has yet to hold a solo press conference, separating him from over a dozen of his most recent predecessors.

Source: Fox News

03/13/2021

For Biden, there's no place like a weekend home in Delaware

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — As he stood in the Rose Garden celebrating his first big legislative win, President Joe Biden gestured to the White House and said it's a “magnificent building” to live in....

Source: Associated Press

03/13/2021

Biden’s sweeping ambitions delight liberals — but pose political risks for his party

The president’s expansive agenda could put moderate Democrats at risk in the midterms and give Republicans ammunition to portray Biden as a left-leaning radical.

Source: The Washington Post

03/13/2021

Arkansas health officials hope Biden's vaccine plan gets to everyone by May

President Joe Biden announced that all Americans should be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by May. He also said that they have ordered enough supplies for every American adult to be vaccinated by May 31. Dr. Jennifer Dillaha, Arkansas Department of H…

Source: KATV

03/13/2021

Joe Biden writes a cheque for America – and the rest of the world

The president’s $1.9tn stimulus package should lift US GDP by up to 4% – and thus buoy up the whole of the global economy

Source: The Guardian

03/13/2021

President Biden vowed to end the HIV epidemic by 2025 – but how realistic is that goal?

Is the end to the HIV epidemic in sight?

Source: Queerty.com

03/13/2021

President Biden, Democrats Passed The COVID Relief Bill, But Is Gridlock Next?

Democrats passed the $1.9 trillion bill on a party-line vote, and Republicans do not appear ready to compromise on infrastructure, voting rights, the minimum wage, immigration or much else.

Source: NPR

03/13/2021

'Biden's on a roll': Democrats passed the Covid relief bill – now they have to sell it

With the American Rescue Plan, vaccines coming fast, and an economy reboot, Joe Biden should take the credit

Source: The Guardian

03/13/2021

Dr. Fauci to Colbert: 'Everything' Changed Under Biden

The chief medical adviser to the president explains why things are running more smoothly now that Trump, who consistently downplayed the threat of COVID-19, is out of office.

Source: Daily Beast

03/13/2021

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez's last official public outing was at Biden inauguration

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez’s split may have come as a surprise to some after their appearance at Joe Biden’s inauguration ceremony and the Super Bowl.

Source: Fox News

03/13/2021

Biden’s promises on pandemic create political risk

By pledging a big step toward normalcy by July 4, he set himself up for big political rewards. But he also risks a backlash if his goals are not met.

Source: The Washington Post

03/13/2021

States embrace Biden’s bold new vaccine promise — with caution

Health officials were optimistic about meeting the new May 1 target to open eligibility, but some stopped short of promising to do so.

Source: Politico

03/13/2021

COVID vaccines: Will California meet Biden’s May 1 goal?

Gov. Gavin Newsom is stopping short of promising California will throw the vaccination doors open to everyone in May.

Source: The Mercury News

03/12/2021

Dem New Mexico Gov. Grisham concerned with Biden's energy agenda: 'Doesn't make any sense'

New Mexico Democratic Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said during Wednesday's event that President Biden's moratorium pausing oil and gas leasing on federal lands "hurts New Mexico."

Source: Fox News

03/12/2021

Biden throws stimulus bill Rose Garden party with no Republicans, no questions

President Biden on Friday led a Rose Garden celebration of his just-signed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus bill — but it included no Republicans and he once again took no questions from reporters. …

Source: New York Post

03/12/2021

Biden sets nation on seven-week sprint to near-universal vaccine access

Widespread eligibility in seven weeks sounds daunting, but momentum suggests the target is within reach, consistent with the president’s strategy of underpromising and overperforming.

Source: The Washington Post

03/12/2021

'Transformational': Biden begins stimulus sales pitch

Democrats celebrated passage of the $1.9 trillion plan with a Rose Garden event.

Source: Politico

03/12/2021

Biden And 'Quad' Leaders Launch Vaccine Push, Deepen Coordination Against China

The president was joined virtually by the leaders of Japan, India and Australia, in his first multilateral leaders' meeting. They launched a plan to boost vaccine production and distribution in Asia.

Source: NPR

03/12/2021

Fox News’s absurd reaction to Biden’s coronavirus speech, explained

Hannity says Biden should call Trump and thank him for his Covid response. That’s a stretch.

Source: Vox

03/12/2021

Dentists, veterinarians and med students authorized to administer Covid shots as Biden expands vaccine program

Dentists, EMTs, midwives, optometrists, paramedics, physician assistants, podiatrists, respiratory therapists and veterinarians can begin administering Covid-19 vaccines.

Source: CNBC

03/12/2021

Mark Meadows slams Biden for attacking Trump, taking credit for vaccines in primetime address

Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows slammed President Biden on Friday for taking credit for the coronavirus vaccines in his primetime address.

Source: Fox News

03/12/2021

President Biden’s Refusal to Eliminate Student Debt Is Out of Touch With Black Voters Who Helped Get Him Elected

Last month, President Biden declared that he would not support student debt forgiveness and took a huge step backwards in fulfilling the pledges he made to...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/12/2021

President Biden’s Refusal to Eliminate Student Debt Is Out of Touch With Black Voters Who Helped Get Him Elect

Last month, President Biden declared that he would not support student debt forgiveness and took a huge step backwards in fulfilling the pledges he made to Black voters and Black women during his campaign. When asked about Senator Schumer, Senator Warren and …

Source: The Root

03/12/2021

Fact-checking Biden's first prime-time address

President Joe Biden delivered the first prime-time address of his term on Thursday night, lamenting the devastation caused by Covid-19 over the past year and touting his plans to help the country recover.

Source: CNN

03/12/2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says Americans will be getting together well before Biden’s July 4 target

"I think the majority of Americans are going to be getting together long before July," former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

03/12/2021

Biden’s meeting with “the Quad,” an anti-China alliance, explained

Biden is set to meet with the leaders of Japan, Australia, and India in the first leaders-level Quad gathering against China.

Source: Vox

03/12/2021

Restaurants, bars decimated by pandemic getting billions from Biden's COVID-19 stimulus bill

Restaurants, bars and live venues took a major hit when the COVID-19 pandemic took hold. The stimulus bill Biden signed devotes billions to them.

Source: USA Today

03/12/2021

Hannity urges Biden to 'just thank Donald Trump' for Operation Warp Speed: 'No Trump, no vaccine, Joe'

Fox News host Sean Hannity urged President Biden Thursday to call former President Donald Trump and thank him for all that he did to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Fox News

03/12/2021

Maryland GOP governor applauds Biden after prime-time COVID-19 address | TheHill

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) applauded President Biden on Thursday after his prim...

Source: The Hill

03/12/2021

7 takeaways from Joe Biden's prime-time Covid-19 speech

President Joe Biden marked a year since the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the country with his first prime-time address -- a speech in which he mixed hard numbers on vaccine distribution with appeals to unity and a deep-seated belief in the power of America …

Source: CNN

03/12/2021

Biden denounces hate, violence against Asian Americans: 'It must stop' | TheHill

President Biden condemned "vicious hate crimes" against Asian American and Pacific Islander commu...

Source: The Hill

03/12/2021

Fact-check: Biden’s May 1 goal of getting Covid-19 vaccines to all adults is really possible

Biden’s speech promised Covid-19 vaccines for all US adults in May. It’s really possible.

Source: Vox

03/12/2021

'It's wrong, it's un-American and it must stop': President Biden denounces attacks against Asian Americans

In a primetime address, Joe Biden called out "vicious hate crimes against Asian Americans who've been attacked, harassed, blamed and scapegoated."

Source: USA Today

03/12/2021

A big challenge for Biden's big vax promise

Source: Politico

03/12/2021

Biden to direct states to make all adults eligible for COVID vaccines by May 1, official says

Biden will say America will start getting closer to normal by the Fourth of July if 'we all do our part' in the coming weeks.

Source: USA Today

03/11/2021

Biden directing states to make all adults vaccine-eligible by May

WASHINGTON (AP/WJW) — President Joe Biden will use his first prime-time address on Thursday night to announce that he is directing states to make all American adults eligible for a coronavirus vaccine no later than May 1. That’s according to two senior admini…

Source: fox8.com

03/11/2021

Asian stocks up on dovish ECB as Biden signs stimulus

Asian shares rose on Friday after U.S. President Joe Biden signed a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill into law, and after a dovish European Central Bank meeting prompted a retreat in bond yields and eased global concerns about rising inflation.

Source: Reuters

03/11/2021

Asian stocks up as Biden signs stimulus; lower yields boost tech

Global shares were flat on Friday but within sight of a record high, while oil edged lower as benchmark debt yields climbed, helping to curb the latest stimulus-driven rally.

Source: Reuters

03/11/2021

Asian stocks up on dovish ECB as Biden signs stimulus

Global shares were flat on Friday but within sight of a record high, while oil edged lower as benchmark debt yields climbed, helping to curb the latest stimulus-driven rally.

Source: Reuters

03/11/2021

‘Finishing the deal’: Biden vaccine victories build on Trump team’s work

At Day 50, supply and shots are picking up thanks to White House efforts — and adjustments set in motion by the Trump administration.

Source: The Washington Post

03/11/2021

Stimulus check update: Biden signs COVID relief bill. How soon will payments go out?

President Joe Biden signed the legislation on Thursday afternoon.

Source: nj.com

03/11/2021

Student loan forgiveness is now tax-free. What that means for borrowers if Biden cancels the debt

Student loan forgiveness is now tax-free thanks to a provision included in the $1.9 trillion federal coronavirus stimulus package.

Source: CNBC

03/11/2021

President Biden signs $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill with $1,400 stimulus checks into law

The White House moved up the bill signing to Thursday from Friday after Congress approved the bill sooner than expected, the administration said.

Source: USA Today

03/11/2021

Companies are scaling back layoffs because of Biden’s stimulus package

The news is a sign of the potentially massive job loss averted by the landmark package.

Source: The Washington Post

03/11/2021

Manchin, Collins to vote for Becerra as Biden's HHS secretary after conservatives try to sink nomination

Sens. Joe Manchin and Susan Collins said Thursday they plan to vote for Xavier Becerra to serve as President Biden’s Health and Human Services secretary, likely delivering the new administration another Cabinet member.

Source: Fox News

03/11/2021

Poll: Biden Approval 62% On Handling Of COVID-19 Pandemic

Sixty-two percent approve of the job the president is doing handling the pandemic, but he gets a lower 49% overall job approval rating, signaling potentially tough legislative fights ahead.

Source: NPR

03/11/2021

Texas congressman, ex-sheriff: Biden admin 'almost aiding and abetting' human trafficking

The Biden administration is nearly “aiding and abetting in human trafficking” due to what is occurring at the southern border, Texas sheriff turned congressman Troy Nehls said on Thursday.

Source: Fox News

03/11/2021

How to watch Biden's prime-time address to mark COVID-19 anniversary

This will be the president's first prime-time address.

Source: CBS News

03/11/2021

Biden expected to roll back Trump administration Title IX changes; falsely accused student's father speaks out

The father of a student falsely accused of sexual assault is speaking out after President Biden ordered education officials to start considering how to roll back Trump administration changes to Title IX, which had bolstered the rights for those accused of sex…

Source: Fox News

03/11/2021

Republicans locked arms against Biden's massive COVID relief bill. Now they plan to make it a top election issue

Republicans say the spending and government bureaucracy authorized by the record-smashing bill will end up helping them regain control of Congress.

Source: USA Today

03/11/2021

Biden starts victory lap on COVID-19 relief bill while preparing for next big legislative push

Biden will make his first address to the nation Thursday, marking one year since the coronavirus pandemic fundamentally changed our lives.

Source: USA Today

03/11/2021

Hell freezes over: Newspaper says Trump shares credit with Biden on vaccines

Newspaper says the Biden administration must share credit with Trump's for creating the COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: Fox News

03/11/2021

Facing Pressure, Biden Administration Scrambles to Shelter Migrant Children

The White House also revived an Obama-era policy that allows Central American children to apply for admission to the U.S. from their home country.

Source: New York Times

03/11/2021

Biden plans victory lap after passage of Covid relief bill

President Joe Biden plans to take a nationwide victory lap following the passage of his $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package as he continues to sell to the American public his first legislative achievement, which was unanimously opposed by Republicans in Con…

Source: NBC News

03/10/2021

Manchin on his veto power over Biden agenda: 'It's not a good place to be'

He's undecided on the nominee to head Health and Human Services. He's not sure if he'll back the No. 3 for the Justice Department, or the undersecretary of policy at the Pentagon.

Source: CNN

03/10/2021

Biden orders another 100 million COVID vaccine doses from Johnson & Johnson

President Biden on Wednesday said that the US government is buying another 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from Johnson & Johnson to ensure “maximum flexibility” in ending the pa…

Source: New York Post

03/10/2021

Democrats’ messaging shifts as they pass Biden relief bill: From economic crisis rescue to poverty relief

Democrats hail legislation as the furthest-reaching social welfare bill since the Great Depression, topping even the Affordable Care Act.

Source: The Washington Post

03/10/2021

Biden orders 100 million more vaccine shots from Johnson & Johnson

Senior administration officials have stressed the importance of redundancy in vaccine supply to prepare for the possible need to administer booster shots against mutated variants, as well as the potential of shots for children under 16 early next year.

Source: The Washington Post

03/10/2021

Biden's Title IX Rules Draw Both Cheers And Fears

Biden's effort to change the way cases of sexual assault and harassment are handled by schools is drawing both cheers and fears. The move comes less than a year after Trump enacted the rules.

Source: NPR

03/10/2021

Texas mayor: Border situation under Biden is 'going to get bad fast'

Texas mayor Don McLaughlin Jr. said the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border is going to get bad fast and warned the 2019 immigration surge will seem like a "cakewalk" compared to what will happen under President Biden.

Source: Fox News

03/10/2021

Biden's $1.9 Trillion Rescue Plan Set To Turbocharge U.S. Economy

Economists expect the additional federal spending, coupled with an improving public health picture, will jumpstart economic growth this year.

Source: NPR

03/10/2021

'The Border Is Not Open': Biden Administration Seeks Foreign Aid To Slow Migration

The White House asks Congress for $4 billion in aid for countries in Central America to address root causes of illegal migration, as the number of border crossings into the U.S. spikes.

Source: NPR

03/10/2021

Biden got COVID-19 vaccine and still wears 2 masks: Doctors weigh in

President Biden has been fully vaccinated for coronavirus since January.

Source: Fox News

03/10/2021

$1,400 Stimulus Check Update: Biden To Sign Bill Into Law Friday, When Will My Check Arrive?

The Treasury Department is "working tirelessly" to make sure people receive their $1,400 stimulus checks by the end of the month.

Source: Newsweek

03/10/2021

House Passes Biden's $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Bill

The bill now heads to President Biden's desk to be signed.

Source: Spectrum News NY1

03/10/2021

Biden administration won't enforce Trump-era ESG rule for 401(k) plans

The Biden administration won't enforce a Trump-era Labor Department rule that made it harder to use environmental investments in 401(k) plans.

Source: CNBC

03/10/2021

President Biden’s second big bill may be China package pushed by top Senate Democrat

With fate of Biden infrastructure package unclear, Sen. Charles E Schumer pushes bill to curb China’s influence.

Source: The Washington Post

03/10/2021

Live updates: House starts debate on Biden's COVID stimulus plan with aim to pass bill Wednesday

Joe Biden announced his COVID-19 stimulus plan before he even entered office. It's up for a final vote Wednesday in the House.

Source: USA Today

03/10/2021

Biden to announce deal for additional 100 million Johnson and Johnson Covid vaccine doses

President Joe Biden will announce plans to purchase an additional 100 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine, giving the U.S. more than enough supply to vaccinate the entire U.S. population.

Source: NBC News

03/10/2021

Biden backs $2B wind energy project off Martha's Vineyard despite concerns about fisheries

President Biden's Interior Department on Monday announced that it has completed its analysis of a $2 billion offshore wind project that the administration hopes will represent a model for increased wind energy production along the East Coast.

Source: Fox Business

03/10/2021

Biden dogs temporarily moved from White House after incident

Both dogs are heading to Delaware for a "previously planned" trip to be cared for by family friends.

Source: CBS News

03/10/2021

Dow Jones Futures Rise But So Do Treasury Yields With Final Biden Stimulus Vote On Tap; Where To Look For Breakouts

Dow Jones futures and bond yields rose while Nasdaq futures fell. The stock market rally hasn't given this signal. The final Biden stimulus vote is today.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/10/2021

Biden Got the Vaccine Rollout Humming, With Trump’s Help

Trump administration officials grumble that they laid the groundwork for surging vaccinations, but some hard work in the trenches has helped pick up the pace of production.

Source: New York Times

03/10/2021

House set to vote on virus relief, Biden on cusp of triumph

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is poised to approve a landmark $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, placing President Joe Biden on the cusp of an early triumph that advances Democratic priorities and...

Source: Associated Press

03/10/2021

Shares in Europe and US hit Covid peaks on Biden stimulus hopes

Demand for US tech stocks pushes Dow above 32,000 while Stoxx 600 closes at highest in over a year

Source: The Guardian

03/10/2021

Biden administration won't defend Trump immigration rule

The Supreme Court won’t weigh in on the legality of a controversial Trump administration immigration policy.

Source: Los Angeles Times

03/10/2021

Cruz, Hawley blast Biden after overwhelmed CBP shuts down Arizona highway checkpoints

Republican Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley accused the Biden administration on Tuesday of ignoring a crisis at the southern border following revelations that Customs and Border Protection shut down highway checkpoints so that personnel could be redirected to a…

Source: Fox News

03/10/2021

Biden’s ‘Morning in America’ moment sparks a furious debate

Another massive injection of federal cash could ignite the economy like never before. It also could drive up inflation and burst market bubbles, creating new headaches in an otherwise positive outlook.

Source: Politico

03/10/2021

Biden dogs temporarily moved from White House after incident

Both dogs are heading to Delaware for a "previously planned" trip to be cared for by family friends.

Source: CBS News

03/10/2021

Biden picks 2 antitrust crusaders. But his biggest choices come next.

The president's selection of Silicon Valley critics for key posts at the White House and the Federal Trade Commission could be a sign of a new direction — or a sop to progressives.

Source: Politico

03/10/2021

Dow Jones Futures: Nasdaq Leads As Tesla, Nio Soar, But Wait For This; Final Biden Stimulus Vote On Tap

Dow Jones futures: The Nasdaq and Tesla led Tuesday's stock market rally, but wait for this signal. The House votes Wednesday on the Biden stimulus bill.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/10/2021

Third Stimulus Checks: White House says Biden won’t put his name on relief payments, unlike Trump

President Joe Biden will not be attaching his signature to the $1,400 relief checks that are expected to be mailed soon.

Source: fox8.com

03/09/2021

Biden pressed by banks to extend loan program as expiration looms

The crunch comes just days after the Biden administration unveiled new rules designed to help self-employed businesses gain access to the program and qualify for more aid.

Source: Politico

03/09/2021

Texas Gov. Abbott blames Biden reversal of Trump policies for 'self-inflicted' migrant surge at border

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott blamed the Biden administration for what he called a "self-inflicted" influx of migrants at the southern border by reversing the immigration policies implemented under former President Donald Trump.

Source: Fox News

03/09/2021

Ex-Trump aide hits Biden after visit to small business that got PPP loan under Trump

President Biden on Tuesday visited a Washington, D.C., hardware story that recently received a small business coronavirus relief loan, drawing backlash from former communications director for Donald Trump’s 2020 presidential campaign.

Source: Fox Business

03/09/2021

Biden won’t put his name on stimulus checks, White House says

President Joe Biden will not be attaching his signature to the $1,400 relief checks that are expected to be mailed soon — a break with his predecessor who last year had “President Donald J. Trump” printed on the economic impact payments approved by Congress. …

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

03/09/2021

Biden Is Assembling a Big Tech Antitrust All-Star Team

Appointing Lina Khan to the FTC would add an anti-monopoly crusader to a crucial position—as does Tim Wu’s installment at the National Economic Council.

Source: Wired

03/09/2021

Reported Biden FTC pick Lina Khan a prominent Big Tech critic

President Biden will nominate Lina Khan, a prominent antitrust scholar and critic of Big Tech companies, to serve on the five-member Federal Trade Commission, according to multiple reports on Tuesday.

Source: Fox Business

03/09/2021

Biden Opts Against Branding Stimulus Checks, Breaking With Trump

President Biden’s name will not appear on the next round of payments.

Source: New York Times

03/09/2021

Biden stimulus will give a major boost to the global recovery, OECD says

But ‘faster and more effective vaccination deployment across the world is critical,’ the OECD warns

Source: MarketWatch

03/09/2021

House lawmakers push Biden administration to investigate USPS contract with Oshkosh Defense

The USPS awarded the first part of the 10-year, multibillion-dollar contract to update the postal delivery vehicle fleet to Oshkosh Defense.

Source: CNBC

03/09/2021

Press corps ushered away after asking Biden questions — again

Aides to President Biden hurried the traveling press corps away as they shouted questions at an unresponsive commander-in-chief in Washington Tuesday.

Source: New York Post

03/09/2021

The Biden administration confirms some but not all of Trump’s Wuhan lab claims

A State Department review still leaves questions unanswered.

Source: The Washington Post

03/09/2021

Republican Senator Sees 'Day of Reckoning' on Debt After Biden Stimulus

Source: Bloomberg

03/09/2021

Republican Senator Sees 'Day of Reckoning' on Debt After Biden Stimulus

Source: Bloomberg

03/09/2021

Biden visits DC hardware store that got PPP loan | TheHill

President Biden on Tuesday visited a neighborhood hardware store in Washington, D.C., that receiv...

Source: The Hill

03/09/2021

Biden gives tech's toughest critics seats at the policy table

The advocates have made a name for themselves by targeting Big Tech's size and power.

Source: Axios

03/09/2021

Biden Covid relief plan gives bigger boost to lower-income Americans than Trump tax cuts, study says

The lowest-income Americans would see an after-tax income boost of about 20% from the Biden coronavirus relief plan, an analysis found.

Source: CNBC

03/09/2021

Outrageous Trump was easy to tease, but how do we laugh at Biden? Randy Rainbow shows us how!

Before breaking out in song, parody savant Randy Rainbow first “interviews” president Joe Biden on his “RR News” segment, and it’s this part of the video – a full minu…

Source: Boing Boing

03/09/2021

Biden's dogs exiled from White House after Major bites guard

White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki insisted that Major and Champ were only shipped off to the First Family’s hometown because the First Lady was traveling for three days.

Source: New York Daily News

03/09/2021

Biden is loading up his administration with Big Tech's most prominent critics

The selection of two major Big Tech critics for key roles in the administration seems to signal that Biden is serious about taking a tough look at tech giants.

Source: CNBC

03/09/2021

Joe Biden’s Dog, Not Such a Good Boy After All?

The German Shepherd reportedly had a “biting incident” at the White House.

Source: Slate Magazine

03/09/2021

Biden hopes to boost offshore wind as Mass. project advances

WASHINGTON (AP) — A huge wind farm off the Massachusetts coast is edging closer to federal approval, setting up what the Biden administration hopes will be a model for a sharp increase in offshore wind energy development along the East Coast. The Vineya…

Source: cbs4local.com

03/09/2021

House gears up for vote on Biden's Covid relief plan

The US House of Representatives is gearing up for a final vote on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief plan in an effort to send it to the White House to be signed into law later this week.

Source: CNN

03/09/2021

US markets higher as traders optimistic about passage of Biden's $1.9T-Covid relief plan

U.S. equity futures are trading higher ahead of the Tuesday Wall Street session as optimism grows about President Biden's $1.9-trillion-dollar coronavirus relief package passing in the Democratic-controlled Congress.

Source: Fox Business

03/09/2021

President Biden's COVID-19 stimulus bill is on the brink of becoming law. Here's where it stands

The House is likely to pass the bill this week and as early as Tuesday evening, bringing $1,400 checks, billions for vaccines and money for schools.

Source: USA Today

03/09/2021

Biden hopes to boost offshore wind as Mass. project advances

WASHINGTON (AP) — A huge wind farm off the Massachusetts coast is edging closer to federal approval, setting up what the Biden administration hopes will be a model for a sharp increase in offshore...

Source: Associated Press

03/09/2021

Biden nominates two female generals to 4-star commands after promotions delayed under Trump administration

President Joe Biden on Monday announced he has nominated two female generals to positions as 4-star combatant commanders after their promotions had been delayed under the Trump administration.

Source: CNN

03/09/2021

President Biden Faces Challenge From Surge of Migrants at the Border

The president’s promise of a more humane policy is being tested as more unaccompanied children seek to enter the United States from Mexico.

Source: New York Times

03/08/2021

Microsoft hack: Biden launches emergency taskforce to address cyber-attack

The ‘unusually aggressive’ attack allowed hackers to access email accounts of at least 30,000 organizations in the US

Source: The Guardian

03/08/2021

Biden administration grants Venezuelans temporary protected status

President Joe Biden is fulfilling a campaign promise to allow Venezuelan exiles to live and work legally in the U.S. given the crisis in their home country.

Source: Politico

03/08/2021

Ohio lawmakers urge Biden to delay USPS contract with Oshkosh Corp., citing 'inappropriate political influence'

Three members of Ohio's congressional delegation are asking President Biden to delay the U.S. Postal Service's $6 billion contract with Oshkosh Corp.

Source: Thenorthwestern.com

03/08/2021

Biden administration backs nation’s biggest wind farm off Martha’s Vineyard

The Biden administration took a crucial step Monday toward approving the nation’s biggest offshore wind energy project, which officials say signals the start to the massive clean power expansion in the fight against climate change.

Source: The Washington Post

03/08/2021

Biden Cancels Visit to Emergent Facility After Times Report on Its Tactics

The White House scrapped a trip to a vaccine plant in Baltimore run by Emergent BioSolutions after a New York Times investigation into the company.

Source: New York Times

03/08/2021

Biden's 'rescue' package would eliminate taxes on cancelled student loan debt

The proposed COVID relief bill gets rid of an obstacle to broad-based student debt cancellation

Source: MarketWatch

03/08/2021

Biden administration gives major push to giant offshore wind farm

The project had suffered repeated delays under the Trump administration.

Source: Politico

03/08/2021

Biden to mark one year of Covid-19 shutdown in primetime address Thursday

President Joe Biden will deliver his first primetime address this Thursday, commemorating the milestone of one year since the global pandemic coronavirus shut down much of the nation.

Source: CNN

03/08/2021

What Biden's $2 Trillion Stimulus Package Means for Bitcoin

President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package passed the Senate over the weekend—and another round of checks could send Bitcoin higher.

Source: Decrypt

03/08/2021

Dow Jones Jumps 500 Points After Senate Passes Biden's Stimulus Plan; Disney Leads

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied over 400 points Monday, after the Senate passed President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan over the weekend.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

03/08/2021

Third stimulus check calculator: See how much money you could receive from Biden's relief bill

The cash payments included in the nearly $2T stimulus bill are the largest yet.

Source: FOX 35 Orlando

03/08/2021

Biden Plans to Undo Trump’s Changes to Title IX

President Biden is expected to detail his directives in a speech on Monday afternoon to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Source: New York Times

03/08/2021

Biden Will Establish A Gender Policy Council Within The White House

In addition to establishing the council, President Biden will sign an executive order aimed at reversing Trump administration policies on campus sexual assault and harassment.

Source: NPR

03/07/2021

Turner says Abbott had no objection to mask order during Biden’s Houston visit

During a press conference with local health officials urging the public to mask up on Sunday, Mayor Sylvester Turner said Gov. Greg Abbott didn’t mention receding the statewide mask order when President Joe Biden was in town last week.

Source: KPRC Click2Houston

03/07/2021

Third stimulus check update: Biden pushes House to quickly approve spending bill with $1,400 payments

The House is scheduled to take up the $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill Tuesday.

Source: nj.com

03/07/2021

Biden calls on Congress to restore Voting Rights Act, signs orders to help expand access

The president plans to sign orders to improve voter rights on the 56th anniversary of a peaceful protest that turned violent in Selma, Alabama.

Source: CNBC

03/07/2021

Biden signs executive order promoting voting rights on 56th anniversary of ‘Bloody Sunday’

The action comes amid a push by Republican-led state legislatures to restrict voting.

Source: The Washington Post

03/07/2021

Biden administration launching task force to investigate whether China orchestrated Microsoft Exchange hack

Microsoft said Tuesday that its Exchange email server had been hacked by the "Hafnium" group, with the Chinese state's support.

Source: Business Insider

03/07/2021

Former Biden COVID-19 adviser: 'We are in the eye of the hurricane right now' | TheHill

Michael Osterholm, a former Biden adviser on COVID-19, warned on ...

Source: The Hill

03/07/2021

Infamous tent camp on US-Mexico border drawn down after Biden ends Trump policy

A tent camp in Matamoros, Mexico, where hundreds of migrants stayed in deplorable conditions after being subject to a Trump-era policy requiring they stay in Mexico until their immigration court date in the US, has been drawn down, a Department of Homeland Se…

Source: CNN

03/07/2021

Biden’s wooing both labor and environmentalists on climate change. Oil pipelines may drive them apart.

The president is trying to square environmentalists’ demands to stop burning fossil fuels with labor leaders' desire for union jobs linked to oil and gas.

Source: The Washington Post

03/07/2021

How Joe Biden can build 500,000 electric vehicle charging plugs by 2030

There's one glaring problem facing mass adoption: few places to charge — and enticing companies to simply build new plugs is easier said than done.

Source: Business Insider

03/07/2021

Biden to sign executive order expanding voting access

President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order Sunday expanding voting access in what the White House calls "an initial step in this Administration's efforts to protect the right to vote and ensure all eligible citizens can freely participate in t…

Source: CNN

03/07/2021

Border crisis creates new risks for Biden | TheHill

President Biden is facing a growing dilemma at the southern border that shows few signs of abatin...

Source: The Hill

03/07/2021

Biden to mark 'Bloody Sunday' by signing voting-rights order

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new executive order from President Joe Biden directs federal agencies to take a series of steps to promote voting access, a move that comes as congressional Democrats press for...

Source: Associated Press

03/07/2021

Biden to Sign Order Meant to Make Voting Easier

The executive order is relatively limited in scope. It calls upon officials at federal agencies to study and potentially expand access to voter registration materials.

Source: New York Times

03/07/2021

'Dinner table' politics: Why Joe Biden ditched bipartisan dealmaking to pass his COVID-19 relief bill

Biden's decision to go it alone on his COVID-19 relief plan could sink any specter of bipartisanship as he moves on to the next big-ticket item in his first 100 days.

Source: USA Today

03/07/2021

Top China Diplomat Warns Biden to Tread Carefully on Taiwan

Source: Bloomberg

03/07/2021

President Biden says COVID-19 stimulus plan means $1,400 checks being sent this month

President Biden said Saturday that the plan means $1,400 checks to individuals would be sent out this month.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

03/07/2021

Biden's associate attorney general pick would be wealthiest member of administration

Source: ABC News

03/07/2021

Biden says Americans will start receiving their $1,400 stimulus checks 'this month'

"This plan will get checks out the door, starting this month, to the American people who so desperately need the help," Biden said Saturday.

Source: Business Insider

03/06/2021

Third stimulus checks: Biden says Americans will begin receiving direct payments this month

WASHINGTON (AP/WJW) — Eligible Americans will start receiving their third round of stimulus checks this month, President Joe Biden announced Saturday. “This plan will get checks out the door starting this month to the Americans that so desperately need the he…

Source: fox8.com

03/06/2021

Biden stimulus showers money on Americans, sharply cutting poverty in defining move of presidency

The $1.9 trillion package enjoys wide support across the country, polls show, but it comes with political and economic risks.

Source: The Washington Post

03/06/2021

President Biden Calls JPL to Congratulate the Perseverance Mars Rover Team

Source: Google News

03/06/2021

Biden administration moving to address a global compromise by Chinese and other hackers of Microsoft email servers

The latest hacks come as the White House is considering how to respond to Russian cyber intrusions.

Source: The Washington Post

03/06/2021

Senate passes Biden’s COVID relief bill, sending legislation with $1,400 stimulus checks to House

Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan survived more than 24 hours of debate in which Republicans challenged key aspects of the bill.

Source: USA Today

03/06/2021

Biden getting 1st shot at making mark on federal judiciary

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has two seats to fill on the influential appeals court in the nation's capital that regularly feeds judges to the Supreme Court. They are among the...

Source: Associated Press

03/06/2021

Biden administration rushes to accommodate border surge, with few signs of plans to contain it

The White House is treating the fast-growing influx mostly as a logistical challenge.

Source: The Washington Post

03/06/2021

Third stimulus check update: Biden touts $1,400 payments while fight over unemployment insurance delays passa

The Senate worked through the night to try to pass the $1.9 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill.

Source: nj.com

03/06/2021

Green vs. Blue: Biden's climate plans face labor concerns

Two of President Joe Biden’s top priorities — fighting climate change, protecting workers — collide as he prepares a sweeping, green reboot of the U.S. economy

Source: NBC News

03/06/2021

Fighting Biden virus aid, GOP rekindles Obama-era strategy

Republicans have one goal for President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package: to erode public support for the rescue plan by portraying it as...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/06/2021

Bill Maher, Charlamagne Tha God clash over Cuomo, Biden sexual misconduct allegations

"Real Time" host Bill Maher had a heated exchange with radio host Charlamagne Tha God over the sexual misconduct allegations against Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and President Biden.

Source: Fox News

03/06/2021

Group of Senate Democrats and Republicans vote to keep $15 minimum wage out of Biden's COVID stimulus bill

An amendment to the COVID-19 stimulus bill from Sen. Bernie Sanders had support from only 42 Democrats.

Source: USA Today

03/06/2021

Biden’s FDA takes baby steps toward limiting toxic heavy metals in commercial baby foods

A month after the House oversight subcommittee released a report on the prevalence of arsenic and lead in major baby food brands, the FDA takes the first steps to establishing legal limits on toxic heavy metals.

Source: The Washington Post

03/05/2021

Biden, Abbott say there will be enough vaccines by May. When can you expect one in Dallas County?

With three approved COVID-19 vaccines and more distribution sites, North Texans wonder when it will be their turn for a jab in the arm. Until recently,...

Source: The Dallas Morning News

03/05/2021

Biden address to Congress could be pushed back for Covid relief promotion

President Biden will spend time promoting his Covid relief package before turning to the rest of his agenda, potentially pushing back his address to Congress.

Source: NBC News

03/05/2021

Astra Stockpiles U.S. Vaccine That Could Speed Up Biden Timeline

Source: Bloomberg

03/05/2021

President Biden to come to Baltimore for event with Merck, Johnson & Johnson

President Joe Biden will travel to Baltimore next Wednesday to meet with Merck and Johnson & Johnson officials, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

03/05/2021

Biden Sets Stage for Tech Crackdown With White House Adviser Wu

(Bloomberg) -- Timothy Wu, a Columbia University law professor and outspoken advocate for aggressive antitrust enforcement against U.S. technology giants, is...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/05/2021

Psaki says Biden will hold press conference ‘before the end of the month’

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Thursday President Biden will hold a press conference before the end of the month.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

Trump slams Biden for migrant 'tsunami' at Mexican border

Trump fired off a 428-word emailed attack pinning responsibility on Biden for the border surge that’s already required the opening of two overflow facilities for unaccompanied minors.

Source: New York Post

03/05/2021

McCarthy requests meeting with Biden on immigration, Psaki says president would welcome dialogue

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., requested a meeting with President Biden Friday to talk about the surge in migrants at the southern border.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

The $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus plan won't 'overheat' economy: Biden economic advisor

Inflation concerns continue to spook the market.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/05/2021

'Idaho won't stand for it': Gov. Little voices concern with President Biden's COVID-19 relief bill

In a press release, the governor claimed the proposed bill would punish states like Idaho for remaining open during the pandemic.

Source: KTVB.com

03/05/2021

Tim Wu hired by Biden administration to take on Big Tech

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

03/05/2021

Republicans implore Biden to reinstate national emergency at the border, as migrant numbers spike

More than two dozen House Republicans on Friday urged President Biden to reinstate a national emergency declaration for the southern border, as the U.S. faces a dramatically escalating border crisis.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

No, Biden isn’t to blame for higher gas prices, analysts say. Here are the real reasons

Source: Google News

03/05/2021

Biden’s Energy Sec Granholm: ‘I Drive on Sunshine’

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm (D) said Wednesday on ABC's "The View" that with her solar-powered house suppling the power to charge her Chevy Bolt, she was driving on "sunshine.” | Clips

Source: Breitbart News

03/05/2021

Tim Wu, the ‘father of net neutrality,’ is joining the Biden administration

Tim Wu, the American academic who coined the term “net neutrality” and one of today’s biggest proponents of antitrust regulation against big tech companies like Facebook, is joining the Biden administration.

Source: The Verge

03/05/2021

The Senate is debating Biden's COVID stimulus bill. When can you expect help? Here's what we know.

The bill is currently being considered in the Senate, where Republicans who oppose it are attempting to delay its final passage in the chamber.

Source: USA Today

03/05/2021

Montana governor says Biden 'degraded' himself with 'Neanderthal' comment about red-state governors

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte said President Biden “degraded” himself, following comments he made comparing red-state governors to Neanderthal’s.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

Big Tech critic Tim Wu joins Biden administration to work on competition policy

Tim Wu's hire signals the Biden administration is serious about competition policy and will likely be viewed favorably among progressives.

Source: CNBC

03/05/2021

U.S. economy gains 379,000 jobs in February, in first full monthly employment report under Biden

The U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February, roundly beating economists' expectations, in the first full monthly employment report under President Joe Biden.

Source: NBC News

03/05/2021

Arizona sheriff says Biden halting border wall construction left area wide open for cartels

An Arizona sheriff is speaking out against President Joe Biden’s decision to halt border wall construction, saying the decision has created a “crime scene” at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

NASA's Perseverance rover landing on Mars struck a blow for America and democracy, President Biden says

"Historians will write about what you did," Biden told the Perseverance team.

Source: Space.com

03/05/2021

Joe Biden campaigned as the mask candidate. Now he's facing the limits of the bully pulpit

Joe Biden ran as the mask candidate. As president, his bully pulpit has limits that states are exploiting.

Source: USA Today

03/05/2021

Indian-Americans taking over US, says Biden as they keep getting key positions

US News: Indian-Americans are taking over the country, US President Joe Biden said on Thursday, referring to the high number of people from the community getti

Source: The Times of India

03/05/2021

Sean Hannity: Biden administration 'completely unprepared' for border crisis

There is a "clear and growing crisis at our southern border", but President Biden and the mainstream media are "pretending there is no crisis at all," Fox News host Sean Hannity said Thursday.

Source: Fox News

03/05/2021

Ro Khanna wary of Biden approach on Middle East

A number of members of Biden’s own party dislike his Middle East strategy.

Source: Axios

03/05/2021

Biden Administration Moves To Speed Up Processing Of Migrants In Family Detention

Parents and children arriving at the border would be more quickly released within 72 hours, sources say.

Source: NPR

03/05/2021

Biden called off strike against second target in Syria to avoid killing civilians, say officials

Biden canceled an air strike against a second target in Syria last week after a woman and two children were seen in the area, a senior official told NBC News.

Source: NBC News

03/05/2021

Biden World gives a shoulder shrug to the raging culture wars

Can arguments over children’s books and kids' toys really turn the political needle? Is there a wocket in my pocket?

Source: Politico

03/04/2021

Biden lauds NASA team for giving US 'dose of confidence'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Thursday congratulated the NASA team responsible for last month’s successful landing of an six-wheeled rover on Mars and for giving the country a “dose of...

Source: Associated Press

03/04/2021

White House defends Biden’s ‘Neanderthal thinking’ comment on ending mask mandates

Texas governor Greg Abbott, who lifted face covering requirement, said it was ‘not the type of word a president should be using’

Source: The Guardian

03/04/2021

New Iran headache for Biden as dissident group claims to have uncovered another nuclear site

An Iranian opposition group that first exposed Iran’s nuclear weapons ambitions in 2002 claimed this week to have uncovered new evidence of yet another undeclared nuclear site that has since been scrubbed clean.

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

GOP pushes Murkowski to stay in line against Biden’s Covid bill

The Alaska senator — as unique as her home state — has admitted she is torn over what to do.

Source: Politico

03/04/2021

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson forces Senate to read all 628 pages of Biden's COVID bill aloud

Johnson said his tactic was about “educating” the American public on what was in the $1.9 trillion package. The entire process could take 10 hours.

Source: USA Today

03/04/2021

Biden administration 'lied to the American people' about border crisis: Ex-Border chief

President Biden’s Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas "lied to the American people" about the growing border crisis, former Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Mark Morgan said Thursday on "The Faulkner Focus."

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

Texas Lt. Gov slams Biden's ‘Neanderthal thinking’ comment on lifting COVID restrictions

Texas Lt. Gov Dan Patrick, R., slammed Joe Biden's "Neanderthal thinking" comment on lifting COVID-19 restrictions Thursday, calling the president a "hypocrite."

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

Jen Psaki defends Biden 'Neanderthal' reopening quip targeting Texas and Mississippi

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said President Biden’s “neanderthal thinking” quip about states removing their mask mandates was an expression of his “frustration and exasperation.”

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

Texas governor fires back at Biden: Releasing migrants with COVID is 'Neanderthal thinking'

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott fired back at President Biden on Thursday for accusing him and other red-state leaders of “Neanderthal thinking” for lifting COVID-19 mask mandates — insisting it…

Source: New York Post

03/04/2021

Gas prices will be negatively impacted by 'hostile' Biden administration: Former Shell Oil president

Former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister explains why gas prices are rising.

Source: Fox Business

03/04/2021

Biden supports making a temporary $3,000 payment to parents permanent in stimulus bill

Senate Democrats want to make the larger tax credit permanent and give families an option to receive monthly checks. Biden wants a permanent one, too.

Source: Business Insider

03/04/2021

President Biden's New Malaria Czar Is Dr. Raj Panjabi : Goats and Soda

Did you even know the U.S. has a malaria czar? Who himself had malaria as a kid? We interview Dr. Raj Panjabi, newly appointed by President Joe Biden.

Source: NPR

03/04/2021

Live stimulus updates: Senate awaits debate on Biden's COVID bill, Sen. Ron Johnson threatens to slow process

“It’s time to move forward with this legislation which will be one of the largest antipoverty bills in recent history,” Sen. Chuck Schumer said.

Source: USA Today

03/04/2021

'Not quite ready yet': Democrats won’t take up Biden immigration plan this month

A dismal whip count came back this week showing House leaders don’t yet have the votes to pass the bill on the floor.

Source: Politico

03/04/2021

Biden vs. Texas: What the public cares about are vaccines and results

Washington is obsessed with process arguments, while Americans want to know when they can get vaccinated

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

Hannity: Biden allowing COVID-positive migrants to enter US is actual 'Neanderthal thinking'

President Biden criticized Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for loosening coronavirus restrictions by calling it "Neanderthal thinking," yet Biden is the one who released 108 COVID-positive migrants into the state, "Hannity" host Sean Hannity noted Wednesday.

Source: Fox News