- Business Insider 16:59January 16, 2021DC hotels won't close during inauguration week after Airbnb canceled all area reservations amid worries of renewed violenceAll five hotels that responded to Insider said they would be staying open during inauguration week, albeit some will be tightening security protocols.
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- Business Insider 16:12January 16, 2021Airlines are enacting security measures even stricter than post-9/11 on flights to Washington, DC as violent extremism threatens Biden's inaugurationOne airline will not allow passengers to leave their seats for an hour after departure from Washington, DC, and limit ticket sales to the capital.
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- Business Insider 16:05January 16, 2021Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is set to collide with Republicans - and it could force Democrats to scrap measures like a $15 minimum wageThe rescue package is already running into early Republican opposition that threatens provisions like a minimum wage increase.
< Politics, Markets, Economy, Joe Biden, Coronavirus relief, stimulus package, Federal unemployment benefits, Unemployment insurance, Stimulus checks, Direct payments, Congress, Republicans, Democrats, White House, Biden administration, $15 Minimum Wage, analysis, Economy, Stimulus, Stimulus bill >
- Business Insider 15:00January 16, 2021Five things you need to know about on the markets this week - Biden, big banks and central banks, bond yields, and BitcoinHere are the topics we'll be watching this week, including Biden and Bitcoin, plus our "Chart of the Week" and Markets Insider most popular stories
< Markets, Markets, Stock markets, bond markets, Cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Joe Biden, Stimulus, s&p 500, Oil, Treasuries, Inflation, Central Banks, Stock Market Outlook, Weekend BI UK >
- Breitbart News 07:08January 16, 2021Hollywood Stars Headlining 5 Days of Biden Inaugural Events to Celebrate 'America United'The festivities surrounding Joe Biden's inauguration are set to officially begin Saturday, with a concert celebrating "diversity," followed by another four days packed with anti-Trump Hollywood celebrities, including Eva Longoria, Kerry Washington, John Legend, Kal Penn, and Debra Messing.
< Entertainment, Politics, Bruce Springsteen, Darren Criss, eva longoria, Inauguration, Joe Biden, John Legend, kal penn, Kerry Washington, Whoopi Goldberg >
- Business Insider 05:31January 16, 2021On his last Friday in office, Trump appears to float drastic national security moves with MyPillow CEO Mike LindellA close-up photo of Lindell and Trump's meeting notes was captured by a Washington Post photographer, including a number of phrases and agenda items.
< Politics, News, Mike Lindell, MyPillow, Donald Trump, martial law, election fraud conspiracy theory, 2020 election, Joe Biden, Nancy Pelosi >
- Breitbart News 03:05January 16, 2021Joe Biden Day 1: Order on Transgender Rights in Sports and BathroomsJoe Biden vowed that, on Day 1, he will begin removing legal recognition of the two sexes by adopting pro-transgender polices.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Social Justice, biological sex, Joe Biden, Obama administration, transgender bathrooms, transgender children, transgender ideology, women's sports >
- Breitbart News 03:02January 16, 2021Pentagon Authorizes 25,000 National Guardsmen for Joe Biden InaugurationThe Pentagon on Friday authorized as many as 25,000 National Guardsmen to support federal law enforcement during the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris next week.
< 2020 Election, Law and Order, Politics, D.C., Inauguration, Inauguration Day, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, National Guard, Pentagon >
- New York Magazine 01:48January 16, 2021Will We Get a Third Round of Stimulus Checks?With Democrats controlling Congress and the White House, odds are high for more stimulus and a third check. But timing will be tricky.
< politics, stimulus checks, covid-19 stimulus, donald trump, joe biden, budget reconciliation, congressional republicans, congressional democrats, american rescue plan >
- Breitbart News 01:40January 16, 2021Joe Biden Inauguration Featuring Choral Group, The Resistance Revival Chorus, That Smeared Conservatives as 'Fascists'As president-elect Joe Biden calls for "unity" and "healing," his inauguration festivities will feature an anti-Trump choral ensemble that recently smeared conservatives as "fascists."
< Entertainment, Politics, Inauguration, Joe Biden, The Resistance Revival Chorus >
- Breitbart News 01:33January 16, 2021Joe Biden Criticizes States for Coronavirus Vaccine Distribution: Too Rigid and Confusing"The process of establishing priority groups is driven by science, but the problem is the implementation has been too rigid and confusing," Biden said.
< Health, Politics, Andrew Cuomo, coronavirus, Joe Biden, Vaccine >
- Business Insider 01:18January 16, 2021Republicans in Congress are starting to oppose Biden's $1.9 trillion economic rescue package"Blasting out another $2 trillion in borrowed or printed money.. would be a colossal waste and economically harmful," Sen. Pat Toomey said.
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- Business Insider 00:50January 16, 2021Biden says he'll direct FEMA to set up COVID-19 vaccination sites across the country to speed up distributionBiden said his administration will build 100 federally-funded community vaccination centers by the end of his first month in office.
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- Breitbart News 23:47January 15, 2021Donald Trump Plans Farewell Ceremony Before Joe Biden's InaugurationPresident Donald Trump plans to leave Washington, D.C., after a farewell ceremony on the morning of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony, according to reports.
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- New York Magazine 22:17January 15, 2021The Good, the Bad, and the Odd in Biden’s Stimulus PlanUncle Joe is turning the money printer up to 11 — at least, if nine Senate Republicans let him.
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- Breitbart News 21:45January 15, 2021Nancy Pelosi: Small Inauguration Is 'Not a Concession to the Terrorists,' but 'Recognition of the Danger of COVID'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Friday defended what is expected to be a small inauguration for President-elect Joe Biden (D) next week, emphasizing that the scaled-down event is "not a concession to the terrorists," but a "recognition of the danger" of the Chinese coronavirus.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Science, coronavirus, COVID-19, Inauguration, Joe Biden, Nancy Pelosi >
- Business Insider 21:13January 15, 2021Joe Biden's plan to increase the minimum wage to $15 won't just help workers: A new study finds that lower wages cost taxpayers over $100 billion a yearThe pay bump would give raises to over 20 million workers - and could provide relief for public safety net programs.
< Strategy, Nordic, Minimum Wage, Minimum wage increase, Fight for 15, President-elect Joe Biden, Joe Biden, Stimulus >
- Business Insider 21:08January 15, 2021An increase to a $15 minimum wage marks a core component of Biden's new stimulus planPresident-elect Joe Biden plans to increase the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, but concerns remain on the effects it will have on the economy.
< Economy, Markets, Politics, Biden, Politics, Minimum Wage, Labor, Economy, Stimulus, Stimulus bill, Joe Biden, Labor law, labor laws, Minimum wage increase, Policy >
- Breitbart News 21:07January 15, 2021AOC Demands Biden Follow Through on Stimulus: '$2,000 Does Not Mean $1,400'Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is urging President-elect Joe Biden to follow through on providing $2,000 coronavirus relief checks to the American people following the reveal of his $1.9 trillion spending plan.
< 2020 Election, Health, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, AOC, coronavirus, Joe Biden, Mitch McConnell, stimulus checks >
- Business Insider 20:17January 15, 2021Joe Biden's stimulus plan would enact $400 weekly federal unemployment benefits through September 2021 - and it may continue beyond that dateIt also renews federal unemployment programs for gig workers and people who exhausted state benefits for the same length of time.
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- Business Insider 19:27January 15, 2021The US government will spend $500,000 deep-cleaning the White House before Biden's inauguration"There's always been a deep clean between administrations, but we've never seen anything like this," presidential historian Kate Brower Andersen said.
< Politics, White House, Joe Biden, Inauguration, inauguration day, Donald Trump >
- Business Insider 18:57January 15, 2021Biden's new stimulus plan features family benefits that include an annual credit of up to $3,600Biden's American Rescue Plan expands the Child Tax Credit to include $3,600 yearly benefits for families with children under the age of 6.
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- Breitbart News 16:43January 15, 2021Ayanna Pressley: There Will Be 'No Return to Normal' — It Was ‘Unjust in the First Place'Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) undermined the message of "unity" from President-elect Joe Biden and Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris, saying there will be "no return to normal" for America in a message posted to social media Thursday.
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- Business Insider 16:03January 15, 2021Biden just unveiled his $400 billion vaccination, testing, and public health plan to tackle the coronavirus. Here are the 10 key promises.Biden wants to invest in more COVID-19 testing, vaccination, and research, and reopen schools as quickly as possible.
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- The Guardian(UK) 15:17January 15, 2021Biden announces coronavirus relief plan as priority to kick-start US economy – live updates$1,400 direct relief checks and federal minimum wage raise to combat impact of CovidFull report: Biden unveils $1.9tn coronavirus stimulus packageTrump impeachment risks bogging down early days of Biden presidencyFlint water crisis: ex-governor and eight others chargedKamala Harris: how will the next vice-president wield her power? Join the Guardian for a live conversation on 18 January 12.17pm GMT Barry Eichengreen writes for us this morning, warning that the $2,000 stimulus checks alone won’t work – the US needs better infrastructure:We know that living through a large economic shock, especially in young adulthood, can have an enduring impact on people’s beliefs. For those parents unable to put food on the table during the pandemic, the experience will establish a heuristic that will be hard to forget. Related: The $2,000 stimulus cheques alone won't work – the US needs better infrastructure 11.56am GMT Our Health reporter Jessica Glenza has this latest update on the Covid pandemic in the US:More Americans are dying of Covid-19 than at any time during the pandemic, the most complex mass vaccination campaign in history is off to a rocky start, and more transmissible strains of the coronavirus are emergent. January is going to be a bleak month. Related: US suffers bleak January as Covid rages and vaccination campaign falters Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 15:05January 15, 2021Biden's inauguration rehearsal has been postponed due to security threats, report saysThe rehearsal was postponed from Sunday to Monday, Politico reported. Security agencies have ramped up operations after last week's Capitol riots.
< Politics, Joe Biden, Inauguration, Capitol Siege >
- Business Insider 14:59January 15, 2021Democrats are lining up behind Biden's COVID-19 stimulus plan, a stark contrast to the deep GOP divides over the last dealThe Democratic rush to back Joe Biden's COVID-19 stimulus plan is a far cry from the Republican quarrels during negotiations over the holidays.
< Politics, News UK, coronavirus aid, coronavirus, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Democratic Party >
- Business Insider 13:58January 15, 2021Trump plans to leave Washington before the inauguration because he doesn't want to fly out as an ex-president or ask Biden to borrow Air Force One, report saysTrump will depart for Florida and his Mar-a-Lago resort on January 20, just hours before Biden's swearing-in ceremony, Bloomberg reported.
< Politics, News UK, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Inauguration, biden inauguration >
- Business Insider 13:33January 15, 2021US stock futures fall and bonds and dollar rise as investors give muted response to Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus planUS stock futures pointed lower and bonds and the dollar rose as investors greeted Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan with a tepid response.
< Markets, Markets, US stocks, US futures, Joe Biden, Stimulus, Treasuries, Dollar, Federal Reserve, Stock markets, Stock Market Outlook, Government Bonds, S&P 500 futures, Gold, dollar index >
- Breitbart News 12:39January 15, 2021Relieved Iran Expects Biden's 'Unconditional Return' to Obama-Negotiated Nuclear DealIran expects the next U.S. administration under President-elect Joe Biden to unconditionally return to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear deal as originally negotiated by President Barack Obama, Iran's Ambassador to the U.N. said Friday.
< Israel / Middle East, National Security, Politics, Barack Obama, diplomacy, Donald Trump, Iran, JCPOA, Joe Biden >
- Huffington Post UK 11:21January 15, 2021Trump Gets A Painful Reminder Of His Loss To Biden Right Outside His Window
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- Breitbart News 06:00January 15, 2021Joe Biden Unveils $1.9 Trillion Spending PlanBiden asks for money for state and local governments rather than direct stimulus payments or programs to fight the pandemic.
< Economy, Health, Politics, Climate Change, coronavirus, Joe Biden, racial equity, stimulus >
- Breitbart News 05:08January 15, 2021Biden: We'll 'Finish the Job of Getting a Total of $2,000' in ReliefDuring a speech on Thursday, President-Elect Joe Biden said his coronavirus relief proposal “will finish the job of getting a total of $2,000 in cash relief to people who need it the most.” Biden stated, “Our rescue plan also includes
< Clips, Economy, Politics, coronavirus relief, COVID-19 relief, Joe Biden, stimulus, stimulus checks >
- Breitbart News 05:08January 15, 2021Biden: We'll Push to 'Reopen a Majority of our K-8 Schools' by the End of 100 DaysDuring a speech on Thursday, President-Elect Joe Biden stated that he will work towards safely reopening the “majority of our K-8 schools by the end of the first 100 days.” Biden said, “We’ll also do everything we can to keep
< Clips, Education, Politics, coronavirus, COVID-19, Joe Biden, schools >
- New York Magazine 04:38January 15, 2021What Is in Joe Biden’s Stimulus Package Plan?The $1.9 trillion proposal includes $1,400 checks for most Americans and $400 federal weekly unemployment benefits though September.
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- The Guardian(UK) 03:56January 15, 2021'No time to waste': Biden unveils $1.9tn coronavirus stimulus packagePlan includes $160bn in vaccination funds and $1tn in relief to families, including $1,400 stimulus checksJoe Biden has unveiled a $1.9tn stimulus package proposal that aims to bring new urgency to the nation’s coronavirus vaccination campaign and usher in another round of economic relief for struggling Americans.The US is facing its deadliest period of the pandemic so far. Detailing the plan in a speech on Thursday evening, Biden described the moment as “a crisis of deep human suffering”. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 03:16January 15, 2021Joe Biden Weighs Amnesty Plan for Illegal Aliens in Meeting with Open Borders LobbyPresident-Elect Joe Biden is laying the groundwork for an amnesty for 11 to 22 million illegal aliens living in the United States, meeting with open borders lobbying groups and sanctuary city politicians to discuss a legislative strategy.
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- Breitbart News 02:34January 15, 2021Rep. Jason Smith: Joe Biden's Budget Will Expose His Plan to 'Significantly Raise Taxes on Working-Class Americans'Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO), the House Budget Committee ranking member, sent a letter to Joe Biden transition chair Ted Kaufman, noting Biden's first budget will expose the 46th president's plans to raise taxes on working-class Americans.
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- Business Insider 01:51January 15, 2021Biden's COVID-19 stimulus checks plan: $600 + $1,400 = $2,000Biden's plan adds $1,400 to the $600 paid out to eligible Americans as part of the last COVID-19 relief package to bring the total doled out to $2000.
< Politics, News, Joe Biden, COVID-19, Donald Trump, Direct payments, stimulus check >
- Breitbart News 01:50January 15, 2021Biden’s Labor Secretary Pick Linked to Union Extortion AllegationsPresident-elect Joe Biden's nominee to helm the department of labor has been linked to allegations of union-extortion over the past decade.
< 2020 Election, Politics, AFL-CIO, Boston, Department of Justice, Department of Labor, Extortion, Joe Biden, Marty Walsh, Richard Trumka, Unions >
- Breitbart News 01:25January 15, 2021Top Biden DOJ Appointee Open to Court Packing: 'Nothing Is Off the Table'One of president-elect Joe Biden’s top Department of Justice (DOJ) nominees previously expressed openness to packing the United States Supreme Court.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Amy Coney Barrett, Department of Justice, Donald Trump, Jerry Nadler, Joe Biden, Mitch McConnell, Supreme Court, Vanita Gupta >
- New York Magazine 01:23January 15, 2021Everything We Know About Joe Biden’s InaugurationBiden’s inauguration was already set to look drastically different due to COVID, and after the Capitol riot, security concerns have skyrocketed.
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- Business Insider 01:17January 15, 2021Joe Biden unveils a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan with $1,400 direct payments and federal unemployment benefitsThe plan underscores Biden's intent to aggressively shore up a deteriorating economy and address the devastation wrought by the pandemic.
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- Breitbart News 01:08January 15, 2021Experts: Biden Should Continue HUD’s Opportunity Zones--Created 500K Jobs, Decreased PovertyHUD's Opportunity Zones program that has helped distressed neighborhoods across the U.S. should remain in some form under a Biden presidency.
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- New York Magazine 23:52January 14, 2021Are There Enough Senate Republican Votes to Convict Trump?With the MAGA base still strong and plenty of excuses for Republicans to say no, conviction faces steep odds.
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- Business Insider 23:25January 14, 2021Delta is banning guns in checked luggage on flights to Washington D.C. ahead of Biden's inaugurationDelta Air Lines is prohibiting passengers, en route to Washington D.C., from checking firearms starting this weekend through next week, CNBC reported.
< Transportation, News, Delta, Firearms, Inauguration, capitol riots, Joe Biden, Delta Air lines, air travel, TSA >
- Business Insider 23:19January 14, 2021Biden's inauguration day will be unlike any other in history. Here's what to expect.President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in at 12 p.m. ET, followed by a star-studded TV special at 8:30 p.m.
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- Business Insider 22:29January 14, 2021These are the 4 big stock market implications of Joe Biden's upcoming agenda, NDR says"We favor owning construction-related industries, especially those that will also benefit from a strong residential construction market," NDR said.
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- The Guardian 22:17January 14, 2021Trump impeachment risks bogging down early days of Biden presidencyTrial could tie up Senate, slowing president-elect’s agendaRepublicans who backed impeachment fear for their safetyThe prospect of Donald Trump facing a bitter impeachment trial in the US Senate threatens to cast a shadow over the earliest days of Joe Biden’s presidency, as Washington on Thursday headed into a militarized virtual lockdown ahead of next week’s inauguration.With warnings of more violent protests being planned following the pro-Trump mob’s deadly attack on the US Capitol last week, some Republican members of Congress who voted for the unprecedented second impeachment of the president fear they are in personal danger. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 21:52January 14, 2021'We're going to pull out all the stops:' A top Senate Democrat says he'll fight to include a $600 federal unemployment benefit in Biden's stimulus planSen. Ron Wyden opened the door to modifying Biden's economic rescue package, saying it reflects the start of negotiations.
< Politics, Markets, Economy, Ron Wyden, Joe Biden, Senate Democrats, Chuck Schumer, Federal unemployment benefits, Stimulus checks, Direct payments, Congress, Republicans, Democrats, Stimulus, Coronavirus relief, Economy >