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28/10/2021
Fox news: Reporter's Notebook: Why Biden's meeting with Pope Francis stands apart...
President Biden is scheduled to meet with Pope Francis on Friday to discuss abortion rights in the U.S. [Read more]
27/10/2021
Voa news: Biden, Congressional Democrats Continue Tough Negotiations Over Massive Social Safety Net Bill...
Democrats in the U.S. Congress continued to be mired in negotiations on President Joe Biden's major social safety net and climate control spending plan, particularly which  programs to keep and which [Read more]
28/10/2021
Huffingtonpost: Prescription Drug Reforms Are Out Of The Spending Deal, At Least For Now ...
No reforms would be a major setback for Democrats, a big victory for the drug industry — and a loss for millions who need help with their prescription costs. [Read more]
28/10/2021
Cbs news: DOJ and Texas clash over abortion ban ahead of Supreme Court showdown...
The Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday in two cases involving a Texas law that bans most abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy. [Read more]
28/10/2021
New York times: Billionaires Beat the Working Rich in Biden's Spending Bill ...
One by one, tax proposals that would have slowed dynastic wealth have been tossed from the agreement. [Read more]
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29/10/2021
The Austin, Texas police department announced Thursday that the city has experienced its 75th homicide, the highest number since at least 1960. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Republican North Carolina Rep. Greg Murphy's office has helped 80 at-risk people escape from Afghanistan since last week after the Biden administration ordered a complete withdrawal of all U.S. troops from the country. [Read more]
29/10/2021
In a post on its social media platform, Twitter appeared to throw shade at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg who recently announced his company is changing its name to Meta. [Read more]
29/10/2021
The Florida Department of Education (DOE) withheld federal funding from two school districts this week over forced masking policies, marking the latest conflict between schools and Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Reports of dramatically reduced immigration enforcement inside the United States have prompted cheers from rights advocates and derision from critics of the Biden administration who are already incensed over record migration to the U.S.-Mexico border. The Washington Post reported Tuesday that arrests of undocumented immigrants inside th [Read more]
29/10/2021
As Democrats in Congress fight among themselves over how much of U.S. President Joe Biden's Build Back Better social and environmental spending package to enact, disagreements over other proposals to raise tax revenue have party members proposing a novel and highly controversial "wealth tax."  Put forward by Senate Finance Committee Ch [Read more]
29/10/2021
The increasingly tight race for governor in Virginia has drawn national attention and is being seen as a referendum on President Joe Biden's agenda. Republican Glenn Youngkin is gaining ground on Democrat Terry McAuliffe – as voters prepare to go the polls Tuesday in a state that has gone for Democrats in recent years. VOA's Steve Redis [Read more]
29/10/2021
U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled a $1.75 trillion spending plan he said would provide the “most transformative' aid to American families in decades and at the same time set the United States on a path toward sharply cutting its greenhouse gas pollution.    Biden laid out the plan — half the amount he had proposed wee [Read more]
29/10/2021
Critics likened the Fox News personality's latest project to Alex Jones' conspiracy theory-spewing InfoWars. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Matthew Purse was one of the most malevolent characters in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6. The horrifying extent of his extremism has gone unreported, until now. [Read more]
29/10/2021
The GOP lawmaker got a blunt reminder of his own past. [Read more]
29/10/2021
The president presented a framework for an agreement that trims much-sought programs. It's unclear whether wary progressives will accept it. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Trump Media & Technology Group plans to launch social media platform and streaming service offering "non-woke" content. [Read more]
29/10/2021
"No one got everything they wanted, including me," the president told the nation Thursday. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Yellen said President Biden's $1.75 trillion social policy and climate change package will help drive prices down. [Read more]
29/10/2021
The charges come after several sexual harassment allegations led Cuomo to resign in August. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Included in the plan is a proposal to protect millions of undocumented immigrants who are longtime residents of the country from deportation. [Read more]
29/10/2021
By a 5-to-3 vote, the justices lifted a stay of execution that had been imposed by a federal appeals court in a challenge to the state's lethal injection protocols. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Their opposition meant that House leaders were unlikely to be able to muster enough votes to pass the bill on Thursday as they had hoped, despite President Biden's entreaties. [Read more]
29/10/2021
Representative Pramila Jayapal of Washington, the chairwoman of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, said that her members wanted to see the text of the Build Back Better plan before voting on the $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill. [Read more]