- Breitbart News 01:07March 2, 2021NRA Warns Members Joe Biden ‘Extreme Gun Control’ Measures ComingThe NRA is citing "DC sources" and warning that Congress could take up President Joe Biden's gun control proposals as early as next week.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Democrat Gun Control, gun control, Joe Biden, NRA >
- Business Insider 00:17March 2, 2021Senate Democrats prepare to advance the $1.9 trillion stimulus plan without a $15-an-hour minimum wageDemocratic efforts to salvage the wage increase with a new tax plan collapsed over the weekend as Senate Democrats gear up to pass the stimulus bill.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Congress, Democrats, Republicans, Joe Biden, White House, Minimum Wage, $15 Minimum Wage, Direct payments, Stimulus checks, Mitch McConnell, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer, Economy >
- New York Magazine 00:04March 2, 2021Will We Get a Third Round of Stimulus Checks?The House has already approved Biden’s plan, which includes the third checks. If all goes well, the president should sign the bill by March 14.
< politics, stimulus checks, covid-19 stimulus, donald trump, joe biden, budget reconciliation, congressional republicans, congressional democrats, american rescue plan >
- Business Insider 23:48March 1, 2021Jamie Dimon says 'gangbuster' growth is in store for the US but too much fiscal stimulus is a riskThe JPMorgan chief says the US economy could be in for 'gangbuster' growth but there's a risk of too much stimulus.
< Markets, Economy, Dimon, Jamie Dimon, Stimulus, rates, COVID, Biden, Congress, Checks >
- Business Insider 23:36March 1, 2021The White House says it never wants an assassination like Khashoggi's again, but won't punish MBS for ordering the killingBiden's White House has essentially leaned on the importance of the diplomatic relationship with Saudi Arabia in defense of its actions.
< Politics, News, Military & Defense, MBS, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Jamal Khashoggi, Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, Yemen >
- Breitbart News 23:19March 1, 2021Exclusive — Tom Cotton: ‘Pretty Confident’ GOP Has Votes ‘to Stop’ Biden Amnesty Plan in SenateORLANDO, Florida — Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) told Breitbart News that he is confident Senate Republicans have the votes to stop President Joe Biden from passing an amnesty for the millions of illegal aliens in America in the U.S. Senate.
< Immigration, Politics, ACU, Amnesty, CPAC, Gang of Eight amnesty, Joe Biden, Migrant Crisis, On the Hill, Open Borders, Senate, Tom Cotton >
- Breitbart News 22:43March 1, 2021DHS Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas: There Is No Crisis on the BorderAlejandro Mayorkas appeared at the White House press briefing on Monday with press secretary Jen Psaki to address the growing number of questions about Biden's handling of the border.
< Immigration, Politics, Alejandro Mayorkas, border, Jen Psaki, Joe Biden, White House >
- The Guardian 22:36March 1, 2021War and famine could wipe out the next generation of YemenisAfter years of violence half the population is going hungry and 400,000 under fives are at risk of dying from malnutritionEleven-year-old Sadia Ibrahim Mahmud was so weak she couldn’t even move the blanket covering her tiny frame by herself.“I want to get better, and I want to go to school,” she said, her voice barely more than a whisper. The autumn sunlight pouring into the malnutrition ward at a Sana’a hospital hurt her eyes; she turned her head on the pillow and tried to rest. Continue reading...
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- New York Magazine 21:55March 1, 2021Is Mike Pence Finished in MAGA-Land?It seems four years of toadying to Trump aren’t enough to overcome his “betrayal” on January 6.
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- Business Insider 21:15March 1, 2021Democratic senator's first bill provides 5 million essential workers with a pathway to citizenshipThe Citizenship for Essential Workers Act boosts the economy through an expedited pathway to citizenship for essential workers without a legal status.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Alex Padilla, Elizabeth Warren, ted lieu, Joaquin Castro, Immigration, undocumented workers, Citizenship, Biden >
- New York Magazine 20:03March 1, 2021Biden’s Pro-Union Message to Amazon Workers Is a Big DealIn an unprecedented move, the president told workers they have the right to organize.
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- Business Insider 20:00March 1, 202123 progressive Democrats including AOC urge Biden to overrule top Senate official and keep $15 per hour minimum wage in the stimulus packageThe Biden administration has indicated it wouldn't overrule the Senate parliamentarian, leaving prospects of a wage hike for workers in doubt.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Ro Khanna, AOC, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Minimum Wage, Joe Biden, Democrats, Republicans, Nancy Pelosi, Bernie Sanders, Senate Democrats, House Democrats, Wages, $15 Minimum Wage, Policy >
- Business Insider 19:33March 1, 2021White House advisor Cedric Richmond says Biden wants to tackle racial barriers as Congress considers studying reparations"We have to start breaking down barriers that have held people of color back and especially African-Americans who were enslaved," Richmond said.
< Politics, Joe Biden, cedric richmond, Reparations, Black Americans, economic justice, House of Representatives >
- Business Insider 17:13March 1, 2021To reconnect with rural voters, Democrats must invest in local renewable energy projectsDemocrats have trouble connecting with rural voters. To help these communities, they must invest in local renewable energy projects.
< Opinion, Politics, Energy, Opinion, BI Commentary, Politics, Renewable Energy, rural america, Energy, Democrats, Biden >
- Breitbart News 17:00March 1, 2021Exclusive – Todd Rokita, GOP Attorneys General Call on Joe Biden to Withdraw Vanita Gupta's NominationIndiana Attorney General Todd Rokita and four Republican attorneys general wrote to President Joe Biden Monday, urging him to withdraw Vanita Gupta's nomination to be the next associate attorney general, arguing that her support for defunding law enforcement and other "radical" views disqualify her for the position, Breitbart News has learned exclusively.
< Politics, Defund the Police, Jeff Landry, Joe Biden, Ken Paxton, Leslie Rutledge, Mike Hunter, On the Hill, Todd Rokita, Vanita Gupta >
- The Guardian 16:03March 1, 2021UK under pressure over plan to slash aid for Yemen by 50%UN seeking to raise $3.85bn to avert widespread famine in country devastated by years of civil warYemenis and international aid organisations have urged the UK to reconsider reported cuts of up to 50% of its support for humanitarian efforts in the country’s devastating civil war.The UN is hoping to raise $3.85bn (£2.76bn) from more than 100 governments and donors at a major virtual pledging conference on Monday to avert widespread famine in what is already dubbed the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Continue reading...
< Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Famine, Arms trade, Middle East and North Africa, Foreign policy, World news, Biden administration, Joe Biden, Global development, Food security, Children >
- The Guardian(UK) 14:56March 1, 2021Khashoggi fiancee: Saudi crown prince must be 'punished without delay'Hatice Cengiz calls on Joe Biden to serve justice after US finds Mohammed bin Salman approved journalist’s killingJamal Khashoggi’s fiancee has said Mohammed bin Salman must be “punished without delay” after the publication of a US intelligence assessment found the Saudi crown prince approved of the journalist’s killing.“The truth – that was already known – has been revealed one more time, and is now confirmed,” said Hatice Cengiz, a Turkish researcher who was engaged to marry Khashoggi, in a statement on Monday. “Yet this is not enough, since the truth can only be meaningful when it serves justice being achieved.” Continue reading...
< Mohammed bin Salman, Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia, Middle East and North Africa, World news, US news, Joe Biden, Biden administration >
- Business Insider 13:43March 1, 2021Biden supports the historic Amazon worker union vote in Alabama, and demands 'no anti-union propaganda'Biden didn't specifically name Amazon, but reports have suggested Amazon is deploying anti-union tactics at its Bessemer, Alabama warehouse.
< Tech Insider, Joe Biden, Amazon, unionization, Alabama, Bessemer >
- New York Times 13:00March 1, 2021Biden to Discuss Border and Other Issues With Mexican PresidentAs President Biden looks to undo his predecessor’s immigration policies, he is seeking to work with a Mexican counterpart who was a surprise contributor to them.
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- Breaking Defense 12:01March 1, 2021Human Rights: A New Role For The Intelligence CommunityHuman rights literally disappeared from former President Trump’s National Security Council (NSC) when he dropped the term from the position once known as the special assistant to the President for multilateral affairs and human rights. President Biden has appointed a new coordinator for democracy and human rights in the NSC. This firmly reestablishes the issue…
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- Huffington Post UK 11:27March 1, 20215 Outrageous Moments From Donald Trump's First Speech Since Leaving The White House
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- Business Insider 06:30March 1, 2021Senior Democrats ditch their backdoor proposal for a $15 minimum wage, throwing wage hike in doubt in $1.9 trillion stimulus planThe proposal was abandoned as Democrats appeared reluctant to finalize a complex plan that could delay passage of the Biden stimulus bill.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Republicans, Democrats, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Ron Wyden, Chuck Schumer, Federal unemployment benefits, Unemployment insurance, $15 Minimum Wage, Minimum Wage, Wages, Economy >
- New York Magazine 05:17March 1, 2021Trump’s Future Agenda: Suppress the Vote and Purge the RINOsHis speech at CPAC didn’t promise a candidacy in 2024, but did suggest he’d fight anyone he does not endorse.
< politics, cpac, donald trump, trumpism, vision 2020, election coup, capitol riot, rinos, impeachment, impeachment trial, joe biden >
- Breitbart News 02:26March 1, 2021Donald Trump Blasts Joe Biden's 'Anti-Science School Closures,' Education for MigrantsFormer President Donald Trump blasted President Joe Biden's support for keeping classrooms closed while touting education for migrants.
< Health, Politics, Science, coronavirus, CPAC, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, public schools, Teachers Union >
- Breitbart News 02:19March 1, 2021Trump: Joe Biden Opens America to Refugees, Keeps Americans in LockdownPresident Joe Biden is opening the United States to thousands more refugees from around the world while keeping American citizens in lockdowns during the Chinese coronavirus crisis, former President Donald Trump said Sunday.
< Education, Immigration, Politics, CPAC, Donald Trump, Joe Biden >
- Breitbart News 02:04March 1, 2021Trump at CPAC: Joe Biden's Migration Crisis Is Epitome of 'America Last'President Joe Biden's migration crisis at the United States-Mexico border is the epitome of an "America last" agenda, former President Donald Trump said Sunday.
< Immigration, Politics, CPAC, illegal immigration, Joe Biden, mass immigration, Open Borders, Southern Border, Trump, U.S.-Mexico border >
- Breitbart News 01:10March 1, 2021Watch: Joe Biden Botches Democrats' Names, Asks 'What Am I Doing Here?'President Joe Biden struggles to read his speech on Friday as he botched the names of Democrat members of Congress and asked, "What am I doing here?"
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- New York Times 23:19February 28, 2021In Confronting Saudi Arabia, Biden Tiptoes With a Close AllyThe U.S. has accused Saudi Arabia’s crown prince of ordering the killing of the dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi but is wary of causing a break with an important Arab partner.
< United States International Relations, Human Rights and Human Rights Violations, Embargoes and Sanctions, Biden, Joseph R Jr, Khashoggi, Jamal, Mohammed bin Salman (1985- ), Saudi Arabia >
- Business Insider 22:58February 28, 2021Mexico is expected to ask Biden to share US COVID-19 vaccines, sources sayAccording to Mexican media outlet Proceso, López Obrador raised the issue with Biden during a January call shortly after his swearing-in.
< Politics, Joe Biden, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, US-Mexico relations, COVID-19 vaccine >
- Business Insider 22:31February 28, 2021White House staffer describes 'a complete lack of empathy' during Trump administration for keeping residence workers safe from COVID-19"People stayed home," a staffer said. "Everything from food service to national security - if it could be done at home, it was done at home."
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- The Guardian 22:12February 28, 2021White House defends move not to sanction Saudi crown princeDecision not to punish royal over Khashoggi killing ‘leaves room to work on areas of mutual agreement’The White House has defended its decision not to directly sanction Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as criticism grew before Washington’s unveiling of a new policy towards Riyadh on Monday.The White House spokesperson, Jen Psaki, stood by the move not to target the crown prince in an interview on Sunday, despite human rights groups and some senior Democrats expressing dismay that the administration had held him culpable, publishing an intelligence assessment that he had approved the killing of Khashoggi, without holding him accountable. Continue reading...
< Mohammed bin Salman, Jamal Khashoggi, US news, Biden administration, King Salman, Saudi Arabia, Middle East and North Africa, World news >
- Business Insider 20:04February 28, 2021The Bidens, in a rare gesture, immediately greeted the White House residence staff upon entering the building on Inauguration Day, staffer says"We were all very flattered," a residence staffer said. "Usually we meet them in the first days or first weeks, but never in the first minutes."
< Politics, Joe Biden, Jill Biden, White House, white house staff, The New Yorker >
- Business Insider 19:42February 28, 2021Biden is reportedly discussing an infrastructure spending plan in the wake of devastating winter stormsPresident Joe Biden and administration officials have reportedly begun talking to lawmakers about plans to fix the country's infrastructure.
< Politics, Weekend BI UK, Infrastructure, Biden, Bridges, Texas, White House >
- Business Insider 19:31February 28, 2021Biden supports an 'independent review' into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Cuomo, press secretary saysTwo women have alleged that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo acted inappropriately in the workplace and created a culture of sexual harassment.
< Politics, News, Andrew Cuomo, Joe Biden, jen psaki >
- New York Magazine 18:49February 28, 20214 Minutes With Jill BidenGrieving with the First Family.
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- Business Insider 18:37February 28, 2021The global 'infodemic' will be Biden's biggest challengeGeorge Bush's Chief Information Officer offers some advice to Biden about countering the biggest national threat to democracy: misinformation.
< Opinion, Politics, Opinion, BI Commentary, President Biden, Misinformation, Disinformation, Politics, Social Media, COVID-19, Vaccine >
- Breitbart News 18:02February 28, 2021Psaki: Biden Supports Independent Investigation into Cuomo Sexual Harassment AllegationsWhite House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that President Joe Biden wanted an independent investigation into Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) over sexual harassment allegations by two former aides.
< Clips, Politics, Andrew Cuomo, Jen Psaki, Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 17:05February 28, 20213 ways the US economy is uniquely positioned for a great new era in the 2020sAs the US recovers from a historically deep recession, several factors are aligning for a unique era of prosperity in the 2020s.
< Economy, Markets, Facebook, Remote Work, Instagram, WhatsApp, Antitrust, Stimulus, Biden, President Biden, stimulus package, New York City, San Francisco, roaring 20s, Economy, analysis >
- Business Insider 17:04February 28, 2021Biden and Congress need to tackle the gun violence crisis - before it's too lateBiden and the Democrats have already addressed many big crises facing the country, but one needs his immediate attention: guns.
< Opinion, Politics, News, Guns, gun violence, Joe Biden, Democrats, Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School, school shootings, BI Commentary, Opinion, Assault weapons ban >
- Business Insider 16:55February 28, 2021Everything is about to get more expensive. It's a crucial next step for the US economic recovery.A healthier economy means more demand and higher prices for thinks like houses and healthcare. This inflation doesn't mean the US is overheating.
< Economy, Markets, Economy, Inflation, Economic Recovery, coronavirus stimulus, Seema Shah, Inflation Expectations, us inflation, Biden stimulus, Treasurys, Treasury Market >
- Business Insider 16:28February 28, 2021The key facts you need to know about Section 230, the controversial internet law that Trump hated and Biden might reformSection 230 has been described as "the most important law protecting internet speech" and "the 26 words that created the internet."
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- Business Insider 15:20February 28, 2021US businesses were hurt after the pandemic became politicized. Now, they're joining the effort to get Americans vaccinated.By loudly and publicly supporting the vaccine and mask-wearing, corporate America could help fuel a return to normalcy.
< Retail, analysis, Vaccine, Vaccine distribution, coronavirus vaccine, Walmart, Disney, United Airlines, Joe Biden, Biden administration >
- Business Insider 15:05February 28, 2021Ted Cruz mocked Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at CPAC after the congresswoman raised millions for his Texan constituentsSenator Ted Cruz described his political rivals, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, as "shrill" and "angry."
< Politics, Weekend BI UK, Ted Cruz, AOC, Biden, CPAC, Politics >
- Business Insider 13:06February 28, 2021The DOJ says it will appeal after a Trump-appointed judge struck down a federal eviction moratoriumJustice Department attorneys on Saturday said they would appeal a Trump-appointed judge's ruling that the federal eviction moratorium is unlawful.
< Politics, Weekend BI UK, evictions, Trump, Biden, doj, Politics >
- Breitbart News 05:00February 28, 2021Biden's Pentagon: Syria Bombing Legal Under U.N. LawThe Biden Administration said it had legal authority to conduct lethal airstrikes in Syria under Article II and United Nations Charter 51.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Iraq, Joe Biden, PMF, PMU, Popular Mobilization Forces, popular mobilization units, pro-Iranian militias, Syria >
- Business Insider 04:55February 28, 2021Biden defends airstrike on Syria in letter to leaders in Congress and says US has the right to defend itself"The United States always stands ready to take necessary and proportionate action in self-defense," Biden said in the letter.
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- Breitbart News 03:26February 28, 2021Exclusive--Donald Trump Jr.: Working Class Americans Will Foot the Bill for Joe Biden's Mass ImmigrationDonald Trump Jr. says it is working class Americans, those earning the least in the economy, who will be forced to foot the bill for President Joe Biden's mass immigration agenda.
< Clips, Immigration, Politics, American workers, Donald Trump Jr., illegal immigration, Joe Biden, legal immigration, mass immigration, On the Hill, Open Borders, working class >
- Business Insider 00:58February 28, 2021Biden says the reopened Texas facility for migrant children 'won't stay open very long'Progressive lawmakers, including Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, blasted the administration's move to reopen the facility.
< Politics, Joe Biden, Immigration, Immigration Policy, US-Mexico border, AOC >
- Breitbart News 00:47February 28, 2021Mike Pompeo at CPAC: 'We Were Willing to Challenge the Elites'Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasted the "elites" during his speech at CPAC Saturday, defending the "America First" agenda by declaring, "We were willing to challenge the elites."
< Midterm Election, National Security, Politics, Abraham Accords, America First, CPAC, deplorables, Joe Biden, Mike Pompeo >
- Business Insider 22:54February 27, 2021Justin Trudeau looks forward to working with President Biden: 'It's great to see America re-engage'"That need to work closely as neighbors continues," Trudeau said. "But now it continues with an administration with whom we have a little more in common."
< Politics, White House, Canada, Justin Trudeau, Joe Biden, Biden administration, Trump administration, Donald Trump, International Relations >