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How cartoonists are satirizing Trump's White House farewell Michael Cavna Jan. 19, 2021 https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/01/19/cartoons-trump-goodbye-exit/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
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Rocklin Man Charged In U.S. Capitol Riots

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A third Sacramento-area suspect has been charged in the storming of the U.S. Capitol. Tommy Allan, 52, of Rocklin, is facing three misdemeanors – including violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol property. According to documents obtained by the Sacramento Bee, prosecutors say Allan tried to steal a flag from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office. He was released after appearing in Sacramento federal court on Friday. The two other locals charged in the riot were home de...
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Biden to reinstate Covid-19-related travel restrictions

President Joe Biden on Monday will reinstate the Covid-19 travel restrictions on non-US citizens who have been in Brazil, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and much of Europe, a White House official confirmed to CNN.
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Sarah Sanders, former Trump press secretary, to run for Arkansas governor – reports

A formal announcement is expected on Monday as the 38-year-old bids to succeed her father, Mike Huckabee, in the state leadership roleSarah Sanders, Donald Trump’s former chief spokeswoman and one of his closest aides, is running for Arkansas governor, according to multiple reports.Sanders, who left the White House in 2019 to return to her home state, planned to announce her bid on Monday, according to Associated Press and Reuters, citing anonymous sources. Continue reading...
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Trump's former press secretary, is running for governor of Arkansas

Press briefing by White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders (aka Sarah Huckabee Sanders) in the White House Press Briefing Room on July 23, 2018. Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Sarah Huckabee Sanders is running for governor of Arkansas. She served as Trump's White House press secretary from 2017 to 2019. She plans to announce her candidacy in a video on Monday. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, a former press secretary ...
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16 senators from both parties meet with White House on COVID-19 relief plan

Participants stressed they're pushing the administration for more details on how quickly it can distribute the vaccine nationwide,...
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Biden officials hold call with bipartisan group of senators on coronavirus relief plan

Officials in President Biden’s administration on Sunday held a call with a bipartisan group of senators to discuss the White House’s...
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White House begins talks with lawmakers on COVID-19 relief

Top aides to President Joe Biden on Sunday began talks with a group of moderate Senate Republicans and Democrats on a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package as Biden faces increasing headwinds in his effort to win bipartisan backing for the initial legislative effort of his presidency.
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, ex-Trump press secretary, to run for Arkansas governor

She has toyed with launching a campaign since leaving the White House in 2019.
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders expected to announce gubernatorial bid

The former White House press secretary is the daughter of former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
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White House expected to lift transgender ban in military as early as Monday

President Joe Biden is expected to repeal former President Donald Trump's ban on transgender individuals serving in the military as early as Monday, according to a source familiar with the plans.
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Covid-19 Bill Negotiations Offer First Test of Biden’s Bipartisanship Effort

In a call with Brian Deese, head of the White House’s National Economic Council, both Republicans and some Democrats signal concerns...
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Bipartisan group of senators pushes back on Biden Covid plan

On a call with White House officials, senators objected to stimulus payments to wealthy Americans.
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Uncertainty over 12-week Covid jab interval intensifies as UK rollout expands

More vaccination centres open as experts call for monitoring of effect of lengthy gap between jabsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageExperts have called for greater clarity about the monitoring in place to assess the 12-week dosing interval for Covid vaccines, as the UK’s vaccination programme ramps up.According to government data released on Sunday, a total of 6,353,321 people in the UK have received at least one dose of a Covid vaccine. A further slew of vaccination ce...
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Birx Claims Trump Was Fed ‘Parallel Data’ On COVID: ‘I Saw Graphs I Never Made’

Dr. Deborah Birx, who served as the White House coronavirus response coordinator during the Trump administration, on Sunday expressed regrets over failing to push back at President Trump's unfounded claims on COVID-19 while also shedding light on the spread of disinformation inside Trump's White House. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Fauci says he was the 'skunk at the picnic' in Trump's Covid team

Public health expert says he could not resign as someone had to push back against ‘nonsense’Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageDr Anthony Fauci was the “skunk at the picnic” in Donald Trump’s White House coronavirus taskforce, the top US public health expert told the New York Times in a candid interview on Sunday. Related: Deborah Birx says Covid deniers in Trump White House 'derailed' response Continue reading...
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Rep. Madison Cawthorn, who sought to overturn Biden's win, acknowledges the election 'was not fraudulent'

CNN's Pamela Brown interviewing Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina. Screenshot/CNN GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn's long-standing claims of voter fraud collapsed Saturday. Cawthorn maintained that he contested the election "to hold up the Constitution." When pressed by CNN's Pamela Brown to cite specific cases of fraud, Cawthorn was unable to do so. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina entered office pledging to contest Joe Bid...
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Rep. Madison Cawthorn, who sought to overturn Biden's win, admits that the election 'was not fraudulent' on CNN

CNN's Pamela Brown, left, interviews Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina. Screenshot/CNN GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn's longstanding claims of voter fraud collapsed on Saturday. Cawthorn maintained that he contested the election "to hold up the Constitution." When pressed by CNN's Pamela Brown to cite specific cases of fraud, Cawthorn was unable to do so. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina came into office pledging to contes...
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White House holds call with senators to drum up bipartisan support for Covid-19 relief package

Money for vaccine distribution was viewed as the top priority on a Sunday call that President Joe Biden's top economic official held with a group of senators to discuss the administration's proposed Covid-19 relief package, according to one person on the call.
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White House holds call with senators to raise support for relief bill

President Joe Biden's top economic official is holding a call with a group of senators Sunday afternoon to discuss a Covid-19 relief package, two sources familiar with the plans told CNN, as the White House pushes for bipartisan support of the proposal.
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Opinion: What Latinos want to hear from Biden

The installation of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States was a welcome relief from four years of Donald Trump's constant demonization of Latinos, from separating immigrant children from their families to building his border wall to tossing paper towels at hurricane-ravaged Puerto Ricans. Inauguration Day featured the New York-bred Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, of Puerto Rican heritage, swearing in Vice President Kamala Harris, fellow Nuyorican Jennifer Lopez quoting the ...
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Companies are Preparing for ESG Disclosure Rules

Public companies in the U.S. find themselves at a dynamic time of emergent environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) disclosures. New appointees in the Biden Administration, from the SEC and the Labor Department to the top White House economic advisor, all signal mandatory ESG disclosures. The idea of ESG began in 2004 with a United Nations initiative to influence capital in non Western markets. While the federal government has to date stymied the call for ESG disclosures by vocal socially co...
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Biden set to reimpose an entry ban on non-U.S residents who are traveling from Brazil, UK and other parts of Europe, sources say

President Joe Biden speaks as Vice President Kamala Harris looks on during an event on economic crisis in the State Dining Room of the White House January 22, 2021 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images President Joe Biden is reapplying the entry travel ban on non-US citizens who are traveling from Brazil, United Kingdom, and other countries in Europe, sources told Reuters. This decision comes after former president Donald Trump lifted the ban that would've took effect on January 26.  I...
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Former Assistant HUD Secretary Montgomery Reflects on Time in Office

Former Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Brian D. Montgomery reflected on his time serving in the administration of President Donald Trump, praised the career and political officials he worked with at the Department and called for a return of civility to American politics in a new piece published by Government Executive. Understandably shaped by the federal response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, Montgomery detailed the time and dedicatio...
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Biden and son Hunter attend first mass as president in DC

Holy Trinity, located just a few miles from the White House, is where the nation's first Catholic president, John F. Kennedy, often went...
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Biden to reinstate Covid-related travel restrictions

President Joe Biden on Monday will reinstate the Covid-19 travel restrictions on non-US citizens who have been in Brazil, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and much of Europe, a White House official confirmed to CNN.
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The restrictions, lifted in the final days of the Trump administration, apply to non-US citizens who have been to Brazil and much of Europe

President Joe Biden on Monday will reinstate the Covid-19 travel restrictions on non-US citizens who have been in Brazil, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and much of Europe, a White House official confirmed to CNN.
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Biden to reinstate Covid-19-related travel restrictions lifted by Trump

President Joe Biden on Monday will reinstate the Covid-19 travel restrictions on non-US citizens who have been in Brazil, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and much of Europe, a White House official confirmed to CNN.
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Birx: Someone was delivering a 'parallel set of data' on coronavirus to Trump

Deborah Birx, the former White House coronavirus coordinator, said Sunday that her efforts to advise then-President Trump about the...
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Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House — and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C....
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