Biden enlists Target, Walmart to fix bottlenecks threatening holiday sales
TOKYO — New Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said on Tuesday that he received a “strong” message from President Joe Biden about the United States’ commitment to defending the disputed East China Sea islets known as the Senkaku Islands in Japan. In phone talks on Tuesday morning that lasted roughly 20 minutes…
Biden says he’ll ‘work like hell’ to pass infrastructure, social spending bills
The continuing resolution will keep the government funded through December 3. It doesn’t solve a debt-ceiling impasse that may lead the US to default…
Biden pushes for action on infrastructure and broader agenda
Biden says he’s ‘sick and tired’ of the wealthiest not paying their fair share in taxes: ‘It’s time for it to change’
The White House found that billionaires pay on average just 8% in income tax – much less than the average American’s tax rate of 14%.
Biden sanctions cryptocurrency exchange over ransomware attacks
The Biden administration announced plans on Tuesday to open millions of acres for oil and gas exploration as the White House sought to comply with a court order requiring it to resume lease auctions. The move, which includes some 80 million acres of water in the Gulf of Mexico along with potentially hundreds of thousands…
“The situation on the ground continues to be extremely dangerous, and the threat of terrorist attacks on the airport remains high,” Biden said.
U.S. President Joe Biden plans to name Rostin Behnam to lead the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, which oversees the swaps and futures markets, Bloomberg News reported on Friday. Behnam has been leading the Wall Street regulator on an interim basis since Biden took office in January. The White House recently decided to pick Behnam…
The Biden administration plans to release info from a long-classified 9/11 dossier after victims’ families said he wouldn’t be welcome at memorial events otherwise
Families of the 9/11 victims believe the classified documents could have evidence of Saudi backing of the terror attack.
Biden told the US Olympic athletes over a Zoom call that he is ‘so damn proud’ of them for their ‘grace’ and ‘decency’
Speaking from his home in Delaware, he also praised specific athletes, including swimmer Katie Ledecky and gymnast Simone Biles.
The Biden administration reinstated fast-track deportation flights for families amid renewed pressure to address the southern border surge
The move comes after more than 188,000 migrants arrived at the southern border in June and as COVID-19 cases surge in some border communities.
Biden administration releases COVID funds to boost local economies
US President Joe Biden has warned Russia of consequences for the ransomware attacks emanating from the country, underscoring the need for Moscow to take action against groups engaged in the crime
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden increased pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday to move against ransomware groups operating in Russia, warning the United States is prepared to respond if cyberhacks are not stopped. The two leaders held an hour-long phone call on Friday, their first since they discussed ransomware attacks at a…
Biden says ransomware attack caused ‘minimal damage’ to U.S. companies
Biden, Congress divided on how to pay for infrastructure
Biden willing to accept 25% corporate tax rate to fund spending programs