- The Guardian(UK) 12:01April 11, 2021Britain risks damaging reputation by keeping Julian Assange in jail, says partnerStella Moris says Britain’s continued detention of WikiLeaks founder is compromising its global standingBritain would be on stronger ground campaigning against authoritarian regimes if it pressed the Biden administration to drop its call to extradite Julian Assange on espionage charges, Stella Moris, Assange’s partner, has told the Guardian. Moris – who has had two children by Assange – is trying to broaden the campaign of support for him by pointing to the global damage to the UK’s reputation by keeping him in jail for so long. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 07:58April 11, 2021'Huge Debts:' Millions in Earnings Failed to Satiate Hunter Biden's Hunger for Crack, Prostitutes, Luxury CarsHunter Biden owes massive credit card debt after living like a high roller with access to millions of dollars linked to business dealings overseas that proved insufficient to satisfy his ravenous appetite for drugs, prostitutes, and luxury cars, the Daily Mail reported Friday.
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- Breitbart News 02:24April 11, 2021Republican House Judiciary Members Witness Border Crisis: This Is ‘Biden’s Mess’; America Has Become ‘Sanctuary Nation’McALLEN, Texas — Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) led several Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee on a two-day visit to McAllen this week where they witnessed the ongoing border crisis, and all members — as they recapped their visit — said the Biden administration was at fault for surging numbers of illegal migrants.
< Immigration, National Security, Politics, Andy Biggs, Burgess Owens, Dan Bishop, Jim Jordan, Joe Biden, McAllen, On the Hill, Southern Border, Texas, Tom McClintock, U.S.-Mexico border, Victoria Spartz >
- Breitbart News 23:06April 10, 2021Pinkerton: Joe Biden, First Elected in the 1970s, Is Bringing Back the 1970sJoe Biden’s policies are echoing Jimmy Carter’s in what’s typically the most important issue-area for any president: economic policy.
< Economy, Politics, inflation, Jimmy Carter, Joe Biden, Keynesianism, Ronald Reagan, Supply-Side Economics >
- Breitbart News 21:02April 10, 2021Mitch McConnell Blasts Joe Biden's New Court Packing Commission, a 'Direct Assault' on the JudiciarySenate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) released a statement Friday calling President Joe Biden's court-packing commission a "direct assault on our nation’s independent judiciary."
< Law and Order, Politics, Chuck Schumer, court-packing, Joe Biden, Mitch McConnell, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer >
- Breitbart News 20:38April 10, 2021Exclusive - Rep. Drew Ferguson: Stuffing Infrastructure Bill with Green New Deal, 'Liberal Wish List' Will Not Garner GOP SupportRep. Drew Ferguson (R-GA), the House Republican chief deputy whip, told Breitbart News in an exclusive statement Friday that Democrats stuffing the $2.5 trillion coronavirus bill would not garner Republican support for the legislation.
< Environment, Politics, Donald Trump, Drew Ferguson, Green New Deal, infrastructure, Joe Biden, On the Hill >
- Snopes 19:53April 10, 2021Did Joe Biden Say 2nd Amendment is a ‘Phony Argument’?Social media users misrepresented the president's remarks on proposed gun violence prevention measures.
< 2nd amendment, gun control, Joe Biden >
- New York Magazine 19:00April 10, 2021Iowa and New Hampshire Won’t Be Knocked Out of FirstDespite constant complains, the difficulty of changing the primary and caucus calendar will likely keep the early states in place for 2024.
< politics, presidential nominating process, vision 2020, 2016 presidential election, joe biden, kamala harris, donald trump, early states, south carolina primary, nevada caucuses, iowa caucuses, new hampshire primary, 2020 iowa caucuses >
- Business Insider 15:50April 10, 2021Corporate America wants to avoid higher taxes and social issues. That's not likely to happen.On a range of political issues, businesses have felt compelled to speak out. But many are silent when it comes to tax hikes, if not hostile.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, analysis, Delta, Coca-Cola, Georgia, Joe Biden, Infrastructure, Democrats, Republicans, Mitch McConnell, infrastructure plan, Stimulus, Voting Rights, Policy, Economy >
- Business Insider 14:44April 10, 2021Amtrak's $80 billion plan to connect the US is the latest step in a rail revolution but has a glaring omission: high-speed railAmtrak may be decades away from focusing on true high-speed rail as it plans to spend Biden's $80 billion on repairing its languishing network.
< Transportation, Travel, News, Trains, BITranspo, Business Visual Features, Amtrak, Acela Express, Acela, Train, High-speed train, High Speed Rail, President Joe Biden, Infrastructure Week, Infrastructure, infrastructure bill, infrastructure plan, infrastructure spending >
- Breitbart News 05:18April 10, 2021White House Misleadingly Using Former Trump Adviser Gary Cohn to Sell Joe Biden Tax HikeThe White House continues citing an old Gary Cohn interview out of context to suggest he is supporting Biden's $2.5 trillion spending plan. President Donald Trump's former economic advisor Gary Cohn has not endorsed President Biden's plan.
< Economy, Politics, Donald Trump, gary cohn, Joe Biden, White House >
- Breitbart News 04:24April 10, 2021Democrat Sen. Bernie Sanders Has 'Serious Concerns' with Joe Biden’s Proposed BudgetSen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, on Friday slammed President Joe Biden’s proposed budget, saying he has some "serious concerns."
< Politics, Bernie Sanders, Federal Budget, Joe Biden, Obama-era, Ro Khanna, Senate Budget Committee >
- Breitbart News 01:13April 10, 2021FNC's Turley: New Biden Gun Control Legislation 'Could Very Well Be Called the Hunter Biden Act'Friday on Fox News Channel's "America's Newsroom," network contributor Jonathan Turley weighed in on President Joe Biden pledging to use his executive authority to restrict Second Amendment rights.
< Clips, Media, Politics, America's Newsroom, Fox News Channel, Hunter Biden, Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 00:52April 10, 2021Rep. Katie Porter calls Biden's move to split up his infrastructure package 'a big mistake'Talking to Axios, Porter criticized the White House decision to put jobs and family policies in two plans, arguing there's no difference between them.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Joe Biden, Katie Porter, Republicans, Democrats, Economy, Infrastructure, infrastructure bill, infrastructure plan, infrastructure spending >
- Breitbart News 23:26April 9, 2021Joe Biden Signs Executive Order to Study Packing the Supreme CourtIn October 2020, Biden said in an interview he would put together a “bipartisan commission” to address the Supreme Court "because it’s getting out of whack.”
< Politics, Joe Biden, Supreme Court >
- Breitbart News 23:12April 9, 2021Joe Biden Border Czar Roberta Jacobson Stepping DownJacobson told the Times she was not resigning because of Harris's role, stressing she was only expected to serve in her position for 100 days.
< Immigration, Politics, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Roberta Jacobson, Southern Border >
- Breitbart News 22:50April 9, 2021Mexico Tells Biden: Expect 'Constant and Growing' MigrationMore migrants are coming to the United States, and the solution is more U.S. foreign aid to Central America, says Mexico's foreign minister, who is participating in slow-motion negotiations with the White House.
< Economy, Immigration, Politics, AMLO, Joe Biden, Joe Manchin, Kevin Cramer, Marcelo Ebrard, Mexico, migration, Mitch McConnell, Shelley Moore Capito >
- Breitbart News 22:37April 9, 2021Radical Left's Infrastructure Bill Wish List Includes Climate Change and AmnestyMembers of the radical left have released a wish list of items they hope are incorporated in the next infrastructure bill, prioritizing climate change initiatives and mass amnesty.
< Economy, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amnesty, Ayanna Pressley, Bernie Sanders, Climate Change, Congressional Progressive Caucus, CPC, Ilhan Omar, infrastructure, Joe Biden, Kirsten Gillibrand, Pramila Jayapal, Rashida Tlaib, socialism >
- Breitbart News 20:49April 9, 2021Joe Biden Releases $1.52 Trillion Budget Proposal with Partisan Pork ProjectsBiden's budget requests a 16 percent increase in domestic spending from 2021, including a 41 percent increase for the Department of Education, a 28 percent increase for the Department of Commerce, and a 23.5 percent increase for the Department of Health and Human Services.
< Politics, budget, Joe Biden, White House >
- New York Magazine 20:16April 9, 2021Biden Creates Commission to Study Supreme Court ExpansionBiden said he would set up a bipartisan panel on the campaign trail amid pressure to embrace measures to counter the Court’s conservative tilt.
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- Breitbart News 20:04April 9, 2021China and Russia Optimistic over Iran Talks as Biden Envoy Sulks on SidelinesThe governments of China and Russia, which appear to be taking the lead in talks between Iran and the remaining partners in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, expressed optimism after talks concluded on Friday for the week that progress had occurred.
< Asia, Israel / Middle East, National Security, China, Iran, Iran Nuclear Deal, Joe Biden, Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, nuclear weapons, robert malley, Russia >
- Business Insider 19:37April 9, 2021Biden thinks that only US leadership stops the world from the 'law of the jungle,' his top diplomat saysBlinken's summary of Biden's foreign policy presented a picture of a president with a decidedly traditional, but also pragmatic, worldview.
< Politics, News, antony blinken, Joe Biden, Foreign Policy, Washington Post, China, Russia, Human Rights, Infrastructure >
- Breitbart News 19:30April 9, 2021Joe Biden Delayed in Sending Condolences After Death of Prince PhilipThe news of Philip's death broke early Friday morning but it took more than four hours for the Biden White House to issue a statement to the United Kingdom, frequently described by leaders of both countries as one of America's closest allies.
< London / Europe, Politics, Duke of Edinburgh, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Prince Philip, royal family, royalty, United Kingdom >
- Breitbart News 19:19April 9, 2021Carney: Welcome to Biden's America, Where the Poor Pay MoreBlack unemployment is up. Gasoline prices are up. Food prices are up.
< Economy, Politics, inflation, Joe Biden, PPI, producer price index, unemployment >
- Business Insider 18:26April 9, 2021Biden praises Prince Philip's 'decades of devoted public service' and extends condolences to the British royal family"His legacy will live on not only trough his family, but in all the charitable endeavors he shaped," Biden said of Prince Philip.
< Politics, News, Joe Biden, Prince Philip, British Royal Family, UK, United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth >
- Business Insider 18:24April 9, 2021What Biden's $1.5 trillion 'skinny budget' shows about how he wants the next year to goBiden's budget shows an intention to ramp up federal spending on education, health, and climate initiatives. Military spending would remain the same.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Federal Budget, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Trump administration, Republicans, Democrats, Infrastructure, Stimulus, Medicaid, Economy >
- Business Insider 17:55April 9, 2021The Daily Mail said it authenticated the Hunter Biden laptop, and that its lurid contents show a side of him not in his bookThe computer became the subject of intense controversy last year when the New York Post published information from it weeks before the election.
< Politics, Hunter Biden, Joe Biden, Hunter Biden's laptop, Daily Mail, News UK >
- Business Insider 17:50April 9, 2021Biden has finally found a country the US can rebuildBiden's $2 billion infrastructure plan would be welcome after two decades and billions of dollars spent trying to rebuild other countries.
< Military & Defense Contributors, Military & Defense, Politics Contributors, Politics, Defense Priorities, News Contributor, Joe Biden, Biden infrastructure plan, Iraq, Afghanistan, nation building, Reconstruction, Opinion >
- Breitbart News 17:10April 9, 2021PolitiFact: Joe Biden's Gun Claims 'Mostly False'PolitiFact weighed the background check gun control claims President Joe Biden made Thursday and labeled them "mostly false."
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Background Checks, gun control, Joe Biden >
- The Guardian 16:51April 9, 2021Biden to lay out spending plans after assailing ‘epidemic’ of gun violence – US politics livePresident to preview spending priorities for his administrationCoronavirus taskforce to give update as vaccine rollout continuesRevealed: Republican-led states spending big on execution drugs 2.51pm BST Congressman Adam Kinzinger of Illinois became the first Republican lawmaker to call on his colleague, Congressman Matt Gaetz of Florida, to resign amid allegations of sex-trafficking. “Matt Gaetz needs to resign,” Kinzinger said in a Tweet, in which he linked to a report by the Daily Beast detailing Venmo transactions between Gaetz and accused sex trafficker Joel Greenberg in 2018. Matt Gaetz needs to resign. https://t.co/AygfqAxQJX via @thedailybeast Related: Republican Matt Gaetz faces calls to resign from member of his own party 2.07pm BST Good morning and welcome to the Guardian’s coverage of the day in US politics. All is relatively quiet this morning in Washington. Joe Biden has no public events scheduled for today, but he may take a few questions at the start of his economic briefing around 2.30pm. Continue reading...
< US politics, US news, Democrats, Republicans, World news, US Congress, Joe Biden >
- Breitbart News 16:30April 9, 2021FNC's Carlson: 'Nothing the Democratic Party Advocates for Is More Dishonest than Gun Control'Thursday, FNC's Tucker Carlson reacted to President Joe Biden's pledge to use his executive authority to restrict Second Amendment rights earlier in the day.
< 2nd Amendment, Clips, Politics, ATF, Fox News Channel, Joe Biden, Tucker Carlson, Tucker Carlson Tonight >
- Breitbart News 15:53April 9, 2021Hollywood Celebrities Rejoice over Biden's Executive Orders on Gun Control: 'THANK GOD THANK GOD'Left-wing Hollywood stars broke out in jubilation Thursday after President Joe Biden announced four executive orders on gun control. As Breitbart News reported, Biden put forward executive actions in four areas including new restrictions on “ghost guns,” a push for red flag laws, the re-categorization of AR-15 pistols, and DOJ-led research into gun trafficking.
< 2nd Amendment, Entertainment, Politics, Alyssa Milano, Amy Brenneman, Debra Messing, Joe Biden, Julianne Moore, Kerry Washington, Second Amendment >
- Breitbart News 15:26April 9, 2021Joe Biden's Push on Gun Control Distracts from Historic Border CrisisIt was enough to distract reporters at the White House press briefing Thursday afternoon, who did not ask press secretary Jen Psaki a single question about the border crisis. There was also no mention of the new record-breaking numbers of migrants apprehended at the border.
< 2nd Amendment, Immigration, Politics, border, gun control, Jen Psaki, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris >
- Breitbart News 15:23April 9, 2021Blue State Blues: Don't Worry, Nothing Joe Biden Does Will WorkAlmost nothing that Biden does will work, because socialism at home and appeasement abroad have never worked. Those things that work under Biden will be the things that were already working, thanks to President Donald Trump, or things people would have done anyway.
< Politics, Joe Biden, Limbaugh Theorem, Rush Limbaugh >
- New York Magazine 14:00April 9, 2021The One Argument Conservatives Have Made Against Every New Social ProgramOnce you hook voters on government, they’ll keep wanting more.
< politics, the national interest, joe biden, socialism, child tax credit >
- Breitbart News 06:50April 9, 2021Georgia Elections Official Sterling: Media That 'Criticized and Examined' Every Trump Claim, Accepts Claims by Biden, Abrams 'At Face Value'During an interview with the “Fox News Rundown” podcast released on Thursday, Gabriel Sterling, the Chief Operating Officer for the Georgia Secretary of State’s office criticized many in the mainstream media, “who criticized and examined every claim of President Trump,
< Clips, Politics, Gabriel Sterling, Georgia, Joe Biden, media, Stacey Abrams >
- Breitbart News 05:18April 9, 2021Biden Adviser Richmond: Republicans Need to Stop Hiding Behind Second Amendment -- It's Not Meant for 'Weapons of War'Biden senior adviser Cedric Richmond said Thursday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show" that President Biden was determined to do "something about gun violence" so Republicans who "have hid behind the Second Amendment for far too long" need to respond to public demand for gun regulations on "weapons of war."
< 2nd Amendment, Clips, Politics, Cedric Richmond, gun control, Joe Biden, Mass Shooting, Nicolle Wallace >
- Breitbart News 04:29April 9, 2021Buttigieg: 'Eldercare' Is Infrastructure that Makes Americans ThriveTransportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said Thursday on MSNBC's "All In" that President Joe Biden's $2 trillion infrastructure package includes eldercare "because having that kind of infrastructure in place is part of what makes it possible for Americans to thrive."
< Clips, Politics, elderly, infrastructure, Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg >
- Breitbart News 02:38April 9, 2021Manchin: I Support Biden's Gun Orders, Don't Support House Background Check BillDuring an interview with CNN on Thursday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) said that he supports President Joe Biden’s executive orders on guns, but cannot support the House’s background check bill as it currently stands. Manchin said, “I support what the
< 2nd Amendment, Clips, Politics, Background Checks, gun control, Joe Biden, Joe Manchin >
- Breitbart News 02:03April 9, 2021Iowa Rep. Ashley Hinson Calls on Nancy Pelosi to Visit the Southern BorderRep. Ashley Hinson (D-IA) called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to visit the border, saying Congress has been "kicking the can for far too long."
< Border / Cartel Chronicles, Immigration, Politics, Ashley Hinson, Department of Homeland Security, House Appropriations Committee, Iowa, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Republican Study Committee, Southern Border, U.S. Border Patrol >
- Business Insider 00:22April 9, 2021Biden remark on 'gun show loophole' spurs claim that he 'lied,' but it's true that background checks are not always requiredIn the majority of states, a person can obtain a firearm from a private seller, at gun shows and elsewhere, without undergoing a background check.
< Politics, Gun Control, gun shows, Joe Biden, jen psaki >
- Business Insider 00:07April 9, 2021CEO group says Biden should stick to 'real infrastructure' and 'leave the rest of the stuff for something else'Business Roundtable CEO Josh Bolten told Bloomberg he still favors a "substantial amount" of Biden's plan but certainly not corporate tax changes.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, News, Policy, Economy, Politics, Infrastructure, infrastructure plan, Biden, CEOs, Tax Hikes, Taxes, Mitch McConnell, Joe Manchin, Business Roundtable, Gary Cohn, Josh Bolten, Joe Biden, Corporate Tax Rate, corporate tax reform, Corporate Tax, Corporate taxes >
- New York Magazine 23:44April 8, 2021Biden’s Vision for ‘Care Infrastructure’ Needs More SocialismMeeting the demand for high-quality elder care — while raising wages for those who provide it — would require radical measures.
< infrastructure, joe biden, politics, health care, congress >
- Breitbart News 23:39April 8, 2021Joe Biden Declares 'No Amendment to the Constitution Is Absolute' in Gun Control SpeechPresident Joe Biden declared Thursday that "no amendment is absolute" while unveiling a series of executive actions targeting American citizens' Second Amendment rights.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, 2nd Amendment, Constitution, Joe Biden >
- Breitbart News 23:19April 8, 2021Elizabeth Warren: 'The Senate Must Finally Act' to Impose Gun Control MeasuresThe Senate "must finally act" to impose gun control measures at the federal level, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said Thursday following President Biden's speech unveiling his executive actions on guns.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Elizabeth Warren, gun control, Joe Biden, Second Amendment >
- New York Magazine 23:17April 8, 2021Biden Unveils Gun-Control Measures, Tells Congress ‘Time for Some Action’Biden tightened rules on “ghost guns” and pushed red-flag laws, but said Congress must make broader moves to end the epidemic of gun violence.
< joe biden, gun control, politics, gun violence, congress >
- Breitbart News 23:08April 8, 20217 Awkward Moments from Joe Biden's Gun Control AnnouncementPresident Joe Biden took the bully pulpit Thursday at the White House to push for more gun control, slipping into his trademark misstatements, "brain freezes," and awkward turns of phrase.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, gun control, Joe Biden, White House >
- Breitbart News 21:30April 8, 2021West Virginia AG Threatens to Sue Biden Administration over Gun Control OrdersWest Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey (R) has threatened to sue the Biden administration after President Joe Biden unveiled a series of gun control orders
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, 2nd Amendment, Joe Biden, patrick morrisey >
- Breitbart News 21:28April 8, 2021Joe Biden Breaks Promise to Put Beto O'Rourke in Charge of Gun ControlPresident Joe Biden broke his 2020 promise Thursday to put former Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) in charge of gun control efforts. Instead, he named gun control activist David Chipman to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.
< 2020 Election, 2nd Amendment, Politics, Beto O'Rourke, gun control, Joe Biden >
- The Guardian(UK) 21:28April 8, 2021White House expresses concern over Northern Ireland violenceJoe Biden joins Boris Johnson and Irish prime minister in a call for calm after worst violence in Belfast in yearsThe White House has expressed concern over a week of riots in Northern Ireland, with Joe Biden joining Boris Johnson and the Irish prime minister in a call for calm after what police described as the worst scale of violence in Belfast for years.In a statement, the US president’s press secretary, Jen Psaki, said: “We are concerned by the violence in Northern Ireland,” and that Biden remained “steadfast” in his support for a “secure and prosperous Northern Ireland in which all communities have a voice and enjoy the gains of the hard-won peace”. Continue reading...
< Northern Ireland, Joe Biden, UK news, Biden administration, Boris Johnson, Good Friday agreement, Sinn Féin, Brexit >