- Business Insider 22:56July 24, 2021Biden job approval rating drops to 50% in Gallup poll, his lowest to date, though he remains in positive territoryBiden's approval decline comes as the US seems to have hit a wall in increasing vaccination rates, along with unease about the COVID-19 Delta variant.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Approval Ratings, US Presidency, COVID-19 vaccine, Economy & Markets >
- Business Insider 21:20July 24, 2021'It's not a Trump rally:' Biden responds to being heckled while campaigning for former Gov. Terry McAuliffe in VirginiaAccording to the AP, protestors against an oil pipeline interrupted President Biden, with the president taking a dig at former President Trump.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Terry McAuliffe, Virginia Governor, Democratic Party, Glenn Youngkin, Donald Trump >
- Business Insider 17:26July 24, 2021Biden administration cancels border wall contracts covering a 31-mile section in TexasShortly after taking office in January, President Biden paused border wall construction projects that were initiated by former President Trump.
< Politics, US-Mexico border, US-Mexico border wall, President Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Immigration, DHS, CBP, Greg Abbott >
- Business Insider 16:30July 22, 2021Biden says eliminating the filibuster would 'throw the entire Congress into chaos' and 'nothing will get done'Biden has frustrated voting rights advocates with his hesitancy to push for changes to the Senate filibuster while decrying restrictive election laws.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Filibuster, Voting Rights >
- Business Insider 19:13July 20, 2021A White House official and a Pelosi aide both tested positive for COVID-19 after attending same receptionThe White House official and the Pelosi aide were both present at a rooftop reception event at the Hotel Eaton last Wednesday, according to Axios.
< Politics, COVID-19, President Joe Biden, White House, Nancy Pelosi, breakthrough cases, delta variant, COVID-19 vaccine, Texas >
- Business Insider 00:02July 19, 2021These 5 key numbers are currently defining the Biden presidency from unemployment to vaccinationsBiden has been a Washington institution for decades, and as his presidency unfolds, his domestic agenda has been defined by his response to COVID-19.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Congress, COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccine, Unemployment Rate, Economy, infrastructure bill 2021, Filibuster, Reconciliation, Senate, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 21:15July 18, 2021Lindsey Graham floats Senate GOP leaving Washington, DC to deny a quorum for Democratic infrastructure billDemocrats want to pass a separate $3.5 trillion infrastructure package, which would includ childcare, clean energy, and education priorities.
< Politics, Lindsey Graham, infrastructure bill 2021, Reconciliation, senate republicans, Senate Democrats, President Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 08:15July 16, 2021Biden says Hong Kong is 'deteriorating,' and the administration is set to release an advisory for US businesses on the situation"The Chinese government is not keeping its commitment that it made, how it would deal with Hong Kong," President Biden said on Thursday.
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- Business Insider 00:19July 16, 2021How some families can get stimulus checks worth up to $3,200 in backpay through Biden's child tax credit rolloutEligible, non-tax filing families who missed out on 3 direct payments over the past year can receive it if they sign up for the Biden child benefit.
< Politics, News, Child tax credit 2021, President Joe Biden, White House, Stimulus, Economy, Democrats, Republicans >
- Business Insider 21:02July 15, 2021Economists are divided about how bad inflation is going to get. Here are the 14 loudest voices on both sides of the issue.The inflation debate continues to intensify as Biden proposes additional infrastructure spending after signing a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill into law.
< Economy, Markets, Features, Economy, Economic Growth, Inflation, Wall Street, Jason Furman, Lawrence Summers, Paul Krugman, President Joe Biden, Olivier Blanchard, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, Jerome Powell, Haruhiko Kuroda, Niall Ferguson, Claudia Sahm, Joseph Stiglitz, Greg Mankiw >
- Business Insider 22:43July 14, 2021Olivia Rodrigo visits the White House to help boost COVID-19 vaccine push among younger AmericansRodrigo, who will record videos to promote the COVID-19 vaccine, expressed excitement at the opportunity to reach a younger audience.
< Politics, Olivia Rodrigo, President Joe Biden, Anthony Fauci, COVID-19 vaccine, jen psaki, White House, Young Americans, Social Media >
- Business Insider 05:44July 14, 2021Romney 'felt a pit in his stomach' at 'surprisingly good' early Trump election night numbers, book saysRomney took note of Trump's "surprisingly good" numbers in Florida, as opposed to now-President Joe Biden underperformance in Miami-Dade County.
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- Business Insider 16:42July 13, 2021In his first major voting rights speech, Biden to denounce GOP's bills as 'un-American' restrictions 'grounded in autocracy'President Biden's Philadelphia speech comes as lawmakers in Texas left the state in droves to block the passage of two election omnibus bills.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Voting Rights, Congress >
- Breitbart News 17:27July 9, 2021Biden Offers to Send a 'Strike Force' Against Chicago Gun CrimePresident Joe Biden offered to send a "strike force" into Chicago Thursday in order to help Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) stem the tide of shootings occurring daily in the city.
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- Business Insider 23:13July 8, 2021Historian Annette Gordon-Reed on Juneteenth: 'It has been just amazing to see the holiday happen'In "On Juneteenth," Gordon-Reed uses historical context and her personal background to explore how the celebration has influenced her life story.
< Politics, Annette Gordon-Reed, juneteenth, President Joe Biden, Texas, Opal Lee, Black Americans, Slavery, Civil Rights, k-12 schools, Critical Race Theory, history book >
- Business Insider 21:43July 4, 2021Arkansas governor says that fellow GOP Gov. Kristi Noem set 'a bad precedent' in using private funds to send National Guard to US-Mexico borderNoem, a former congresswoman who is seen as a potential 2024 GOP presidential candidate, said that the $1 million donation came as "a surprise."
< Politics, Asa Hutchinson, Kristi Noem, National Guard, US-Mexico border, Immigration, Republican Party, President Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 19:55July 4, 2021National Review editor blasts GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham as 'an idiot' over infrastructure claims in scathing op-ed"Any Republican who signs on to this pile of hot garbage should be laughed at for getting duped by Biden," wrote Philip Klein about the bipartisan bill in an op-ed.
< Politics, Lindsey Graham, President Joe Biden, infrastructure bill 2021, Republican Party, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Reconciliation, Senate >
- Business Insider 22:59July 3, 2021Biden White House has majority-female staff, narrowed gender pay gap to 1%The Biden administration released an analysis in its annual report required by Congress to detail the name and salary of every White House employee.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, White House, Gender pay gap, white house staff, Kamala Harris, US Workforce >
- Business Insider 19:24July 3, 2021Ron DeSantis will skip Trump's July 4 weekend rally in Florida to focus on Surfside recovery effortsA DeSantis spokesperson told The Hill that the governor would continue to tend to the needs of Surfside in the wake of the deadly condo collapse.
< Politics, Ron DeSantis, Donald Trump, surfside condo, Search and Rescue, trump rally, Florida, President Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 17:36July 3, 2021The White House is reportedly having 'conversations' about ways to better aid Harris staffers after reports of office dysfunctionThe White House has engaged in damage control after reports described "a dysfunctional operation" rife with internal conflict, a source told CNN.
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- Business Insider 21:20June 29, 2021Several longtime allies of Kamala Harris are being shut out by her chief of staff, with some having difficulty getting their phone calls returned: reportTina Flournoy is a veteran of Washington politics, and she reportedly runs a tight ship when it comes to communicating with Harris, according to CNBC.
< Politics, Kamala Harris, tina flournoy, Doug Emhoff, President Joe Biden, chief of staff >
- Business Insider 22:01June 27, 2021Unemployment declining faster in states that are cutting off $300 enhanced federal benefits, according to WSJGov. Mike Parson of Missouri said that federal benefits helped in the past, but the payments now "worsened the workforce issues" that the state faced.
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- Business Insider 19:57June 27, 2021Former Attorney General Bill Barr called Trump's false election claims 'bullsh--': book"My attitude was: It was put-up or shut-up time," Barr told Jonathan Karl. "But my suspicion all the way along was that there was nothing there."
< Politics, Bill Barr, Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell, Voter Fraud, Presidential election, President Joe Biden, Department of Justice >
- Business Insider 01:03June 27, 2021Biden walks back remarks, says he didn't mean to threaten to veto the bipartisan infrastructure billBiden suggested he'd veto a bipartisan bill unless it moved in "tandem" with another Democratic bill. Republicans called it "extortion."
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- Business Insider 23:23June 26, 2021An 1870s-era rail tunnel used by Amtrak could be a possible beneficiary of federal infrastructure fundingAccording to The Washington Post, the Baltimore & Potomac Tunnel, built in 1873, is "the biggest chokepoint between Washington and New Jersey."
< Politics, Transportation, Amtrak, Baltimore, Maryland, railroad, tunnel, Infrastructure, infrastructure bill 2021, President Joe Biden, Congress, High-speed train >
- Business Insider 16:37June 26, 2021Trump warned Wisconsin GOP legislative leaders to support 2020 election audit or be 'quickly run out of office'GOP state Assembly Speaker Robin Vos hired retired police officers to conduct a probe looking into the election, but Trump wasn't satisfied.
< Politics, Wisconsin, Donald Trump, Wisconsin GOP, Robin Vos, election audit, Voter Fraud, arizona audit, President Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 22:55June 24, 2021Biden whispers the quiet part out loud on the labor shortage: 'Pay them more!'Speaking in his now characteristic whisper-shout, Biden said overwhelming demand for workers is "employees' bargaining chip" as they seek out jobs.
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- Snopes 20:11June 24, 2021Did Biden Say FDR Went on Television To Discuss Stock Market Crash?The remark was made in 2008, TV became popular in the 1950s, Franklin D. Roosevelt was president in 1933, and the stock market crashed in 1929.
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- Business Insider 01:01June 24, 2021Biden lays out plan to combat gun violence in the US, calls for a 'zero tolerance' approach to take on rogue gun dealersBiden zeroed in on gun sellers who violate existing law, saying that the administration would have a "zero tolerance" approach to such incidents.
< Politics, President Joe Biden, Merrick Garland, gun violence, gun laws, Congress, Executive Orders, Crime >
- Business Insider 22:07June 20, 2021Chris Christie says 'not much was accomplished' during Biden's trip to Europe, but 'no damage was done'"In the end, not much was accomplished, but no damage was done," Christie said. "That's probably all they were looking for ... to come out unscathed."
< Politics, Chris Christie, President Joe Biden, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Geneva summit, Alexei Navalny, Ukraine Conflict, Cybersecurity >
- Business Insider 20:39June 19, 2021Over 50 House Republicans call on Biden to replace Harris in leading immigration efforts at US-Mexico borderThe group cited figures released by the Customs and Border Protection, which revealed 180,034 migrant encounters at the southern border last month.
< Politics, News, Kamala Harris, President Joe Biden, House Republicans, US-Mexico border, Immigration, migrants, Northern Triangle, weekend BI US >
- Business Insider 07:50June 19, 2021Biden says the Delta variant - set to become the US's dominant strain - is 'particularly dangerous for young people'Young people who are unvaccinated and socially active may be particularly susceptible to a Delta infection.
< Science, News, coronavirus, covid-19 cases, variants, Delta, White House, President Joe Biden, Vaccinations, Vaccines >
- Business Insider 21:57June 18, 2021Catholic Bishops took another step towards denying Biden from receiving communion while he supports abortion rightsCatholic Bishops voted to advance guidance that would rebuke Biden and other political figures who support abortion rights.
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- Business Insider 21:13June 16, 2021The most memorable and bizarre lines from Putin's whirlwind press conference after meeting with BidenThe Russian leader downplayed the Kremlin's crackdown on dissent and got philosophical at times.
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- Breaking Defense 22:00June 15, 2021NATO To Invest In C2 For Strategic Pivot: China Rises As Alliance Threat“China is not mentioned with one single word in the current Strategic Concept,” said NATO SecGen Jens Stoltenberg. “In one [way] or the other, I’m absolutely certain China will be reflected, and the challenges that China poses will be reflected” in the planned 2022 update.
< Allies, Networks / Cyber, Pentagon, Threats, Airbus, artificial intelligence, autonomy, AWACS, big data, Boeing, China, command and control, data analytics, Defense Writers Group, Digital, European union, Global Hawk Block 40, hypersonics, Jens Stoltenberg, Joint All Domain Command and Control, Joint Warfighting Concept, NATO, NATO allies, President Joe Biden, Russia >
- Business Insider 21:36June 14, 2021GOP Rep. Jim Jordan rips into Biden for attending the same G7, NATO summits with US allies that Trump went to multiple timesJordan, a conservative lawmaker and staunch ally of former President Trump, took to Twitter to blast Biden for attending diplomatic summits in Europe.
< Politics, Jim Jordan, President Joe Biden, G7 Summit, NATO Summit, Europe, Foreign Policy, US-Mexico border, Immigration >
- Business Insider 17:57June 13, 2021G7 leaders push for a 'transparent' investigation into the origins of COVIDThe G7 leaders are pushing for "a timely, transparent, expert-led, and science-based WHO-convened Phase 2 COVID-19 Origins study" to be issued.
< Politics, G7, COVID-19 pandemic, G7 Summit, President Joe Biden, Wuhan lab leak theory, China, COVID-19 vaccine, Foreign Policy >
- Business Insider 16:35June 13, 2021Bill Maher mocks moderate Democrat Joe Manchin as 'the most powerful Republican in the Senate'"This Joe Manchin. Boy, have you been reading about him? For a Democrat, he is the most powerful Republican in the Senate," Maher said on HBO.
< Politics, Bill Maher, Joe Manchin, Senate, For the People Act, President Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 15:45June 13, 2021Millennials are about to get screwed yet again if Biden doesn't cancel student-loan debtBiden has yet to fulfill his promise to cancel $10,000 in student debt. Many millennials banked on him to absolve one of their biggest burdens.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Millennials, Millennial Wealth, Student Debt, Student Loan Debt, Student debt forgiveness, President Joe Biden, College Tuition, Policy, Economy, Millennial Affordability Crisis, student loan forgiveness >
- Breitbart News 23:59June 12, 2021Joe Biden Pushes Gun Control on Orlando Pulse Anniversary, Ignores Attacker's Islamic Terror TiesPresident Joe Biden marked the fifth anniversary of the Orlando Pulse nightclub shooting with calls for gun control and the ability to sue gun manufacturers, but did not mention of the attacker's Islamic terror ties.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, gun control, Orlando, Orlando Pulse, President Joe Biden >
- Breitbart News 23:11June 12, 2021Utah's 29 Sheriffs Pledge to Protect Second Amendment Rights from Federal Gun ControlsUtah's 29 sheriffs signed a statement pledging to protect Second Amendment rights from federal gun controls.
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- Business Insider 21:15June 12, 2021Liz Cheney blasts the GOP-led Arizona election audit as 'an effort to subvert democracy'After Jan. 6, Cheney has refused to waver in her confidence in the election results and her repudiation of Trump, which has upset many Republicans.
< Politics, Liz Cheney, arizona audit, Ballots, Republican Party, Donald Trump, President Joe Biden, Voting >
- Business Insider 18:57June 12, 2021'I miss Trump': Lindsey Graham slams Biden foreign policy, alleges that the 'bad guys were afraid' of the former presidentDuring an appearance on Fox News's "The Ingraham Angle," Graham alleged that Biden is not pushing back forcefully against China and Russia.
< Politics, Lindsey Graham, Donald Trump, President Joe Biden, G7 Summit, Russia, China, United Kingdom, coronavirus, Foreign Policy >
- Business Insider 16:51June 9, 2021Watch Biden swat away a Brood X cicada crawling up his neck: 'It got me'"Watch out for the cicadas. I just got one - it got me," Biden told reporters on the tarmac at Andrew's Air Force Base in Maryland.
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- Business Insider 18:51June 8, 2021Biden reveals plan to solve crippling shortages of computer chips, batteries, and medicineA trade "strike force" will crack down on unfair foreign trade practices and promote agreements with allies, the White House said Tuesday.
< Economy, Markets, Politics, Economy, Supply Chain, supply chains, Supply shortages, Biden administration, President Joe Biden, Bottleneck, Supply Shortage, Economic Recovery, semiconductor shortage, Policy >
- Business Insider 23:49June 7, 2021Trump touted a conspiracy theory that Biden would be replaced as the Democratic presidential nominee by Hillary Clinton or Michelle Obama, new book saysTrump initially held off on attacking Biden because he was afraid of weakening his opponent to the point that Democrats would replace him, a new book says.
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- Business Insider 16:33June 7, 2021US stocks trade mixed with S&P 500 near record as traders mull inflation and new global minimum tax rateUS stocks were mixed on Monday as investors prepared for a new inflation reading this week, which could show price hikes are accelerating.
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- Business Insider 19:02June 6, 2021Trump disputes that the US is a 50-50 nation, says he 'can't believe' that some states are blueTrump's speech at the North Carolina GOP Convention included his disbelief that several Democratic-leaning states didn't side with his agenda.
< Politics, Donald Trump, Blue States, Red States, Electoral College, President Joe Biden >
- Observer 17:40June 3, 2021Queen Elizabeth Will Finally Meet President Joe Biden at Windsor Castle Next WeekThe Queen will host the President and First Lady at Windsor Castle on June 13.
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- Snopes 01:19June 2, 2021Biden Calls Out 2 Democratic Lawmakers for Blocking AgendaPresident Joe Biden called out two fellow Democrats in explaining why he hasn’t enacted some of the most ambitious elements of his agenda, noting that slim majorities in the House and evenly divided Senate have hamstrung legislative negotiations around key issues like voting rights.
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