In Washington, leaders are once again discussing stimulus payments, but President Joe Biden’s proposal to boost the economy and fight COVID-19 is facing some push back from many Republicans.
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As states struggle to vaccinate Americans, the Biden administration vows to speed up the crawling COVID-19 vaccine rollout. This comes as health experts say the potentially deadlier, new strain of the virus may also become the more dominant one by March.
As President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris were sworn into office on the steps of the Capitol this week, federal investigators are continuing their pursuit of the violent mob who stormed those very steps just a couple of weeks ago. Arrests, charges and tips are continuing to pour in.
During his first day in office, President Biden called on several federal departments and agencies, asking them to take the steps needed to extend the current pause on foreclosures and evictions.
The Democratic National Committee is set to formally elect Jaime Harrison of South Carolina as chairman, signifying an early alignment between President Joe Biden and state party leaders around the country.
A U.S. official says President Joe Biden is proposing to Russia a 5-year extension of a nuclear arms treaty that is otherwise set to expire in February.
President Joe Biden says getting the pandemic under control is his top priority. Hours after being sworn into office, President Biden signed an executive order that imposes a mask mandate for those on federal property.
Inauguration Day is over, and President Joe Biden is trying to set a new tone in Washington, of bipartisanship and unity.
President Joe Biden is no stranger to Columbia. In 2014, the then vice president served as the commencement speaker for the University of South Carolina’s graduation ceremonies at Colonial Life Arena.
President Joe Biden and the first lady are not the only ones moving into 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. The first dogs, Champ and Major, are on their way too.