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Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill is in trouble, and Democrats might not be able to pass the next round of stimulus until March

President Joe Biden Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images The Biden administration's first big push since taking office is a $1.9 trillion stimulus package. This new round of coronavirus relief is already facing political and logistical hurdles in Congress. Beyond Republican opposition, key Senate Democrats also need to be convinced. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. With tight margins between the two parties in Congress, President Joe Biden is already confr...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington Post, Senate, White House, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Gop, Maine, House, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Stimulus, Kamala Harris


Biden to sign off on $400 billion campaign pledge for federal agencies to buy American-made goods

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 will sign an executive order on Monday that dedicated funding to the federal government's procurement of American goods. Biden touted a $400 billion investment while on the campaign trail to purchase American-made items that focused on clean vehicles and infrastructur...
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A Kevin McCarthy aide says 'we're eating s--- for breakfast, lunch and dinner' over fallout from Trump's 2nd impeachment and the Capitol riot

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 25: U.S. House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) speaks as Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), and House Minority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) listen during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol September 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. House GOP leaders held a news conference to discuss Speaker of the House Pelosi’s announcement of a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) House Minority Leader...
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Biden overturns Trump's ban on transgender service members in the US military

The Pentagon Getty The White House announced Monday that President Joe Biden has reversed the Trump administration's military transgender ban. The executive order signed Monday states that the president believes that "gender identity should not be a bar to military service." The decision is supported by new Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden has reversed the Trump administration's controversial ban largely prohibiting ...
Tags: Politics, Obama, Congress, White House, Defense, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Austin, United States, Pentagon, Biden, Donald Trump, Armed Forces, Trump, Senate Armed Services Committee


Biden reversing Trump ban on transgender people in military

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is signing an order Monday reversing a Pentagon policy that largely barred transgender individuals from joining the military. The new order, which Biden is expected to sign in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, overturns a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office. It immediately prohibits any service member from being forced out of the military on the basis of gender identity. Biden’s orde...
Tags: News, Obama, Congress, Washington, Mexico, Senate, White House, Defense, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Austin, Transgender, Soccer, Military, Muslim


White House Welcomes Two Very Good Boys As Biden’s Dogs Move In

Champ and Major took up residence with their parents, President Joe Biden and Jill Biden, again this weekend.
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Biden replaces controversial White House physician with personal doctor

President Biden has selected his longtime primary care doctor to serve as the new head White House physician, a position that gained...
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White House staff welcomes new first family: 'The residence has life again'

The new President and first lady settled in at the White House this weekend, and did so with extended Biden family members.
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Existing-Home Sales Rise 0.7% in December, Annual Sales See Highest Level Since 2006

Washington, D.C.- January 22, 2021 (nar.realtor) Existing-home sales rose in December, with home sales in 2020 reaching their highest level since 2006, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Activity in the major regions was mixed on a month-over-month basis, but each of the four areas recorded double-digit year-over-year growth in December. Total existing-home sales,1 https://www.nar.realtor/existing-home-sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, t...
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Biden to drop military transgender ban

Trump's ban on transgender people in the U.S. military is about to end, according to the AP. The news service reports that President Biden plans to reverse the 2017 prohibition this week. The White House could announce the move as early as Monday, according to the person briefed on the decision who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the order. — Read the rest
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Biden replaces controversial physician

President Joe Biden has replaced the controversial White House physician who offered misleading information about President Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis last fall.
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Trump impeachment: Pelosi to formally send article of impeachment to Senate today – live

Dominion Voting Systems to file lawsuit against GiulianiSchumer promises quick but fair trial as impeachment heads to SenateHow will Trump’s second Senate trial unfold?Sarah Sanders to run for Arkansas governor – reportsSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 1.23pm GMT President Joe Biden is set to issue an executive order to reverse a Pentagon policy that largely bars transgender individuals from joining the military, dumping a ban ordered by former president Donald Tr...
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Biden replaces controversial White House physician

President Joe Biden has replaced the controversial White House physician who offered misleading information about President Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis last fall.
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Biden replaces White House doctor with his longtime physician

His doctor, Kevin O'Connor, is filling a traditionally low-profile role that became the source of controversy during the Trump administration.
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Six days into office, Biden faces crucial political tests and new warnings about possibly more deadly viral strains

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic.
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Six days into office, Biden faces crucial tests and warnings about possibly more deadly viral strains

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic.
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Dominion is suing Rudy Giuliani, seeking $1.3 billion in damages, after he spread the conspiracy theory that the vote-machine company committed election fraud

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, lawyer for former President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference about lawsuits contesting the results of the presidential election at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Thursday Nov. 19, 2020. Sarah Silbiger for The Washington Post via Getty Images Dominion Voting Systems filed a lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani on Monday. It accused Giuliani, lawyer to former President Donald Trump, of defamation, and is ...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Washington, China, New York City, Trends, Joe Biden, New York Times, Biden, Election, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell


Analysis: Biden's authority is on the line already in first full week of presidency

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic.
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Reaction to President Biden’s Executive Orders on Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the COVID-related executive orders issued by the White House Thursday, many of which pertain to travel:
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Biden Pushes Elusive ‘Buy American’ Goal With New Federal Contract Guidelines

Biden will sign an executive order creating a senior White House role to oversee the process.
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Biden to replace White House doctor with long-time physician

O'Connor will take on a role that faced scrutiny over transparency under Trump.
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Biden plans executive order to force the government to buy more products made in the US

President Joe Biden has signed many executive orders in the first days of his presidency. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden is hoping to boost US manufacturing with a new executive order Monday. The order seeks to increase the amount of US-made goods being bought by the federal government. It can be seen as a continuation of, or rival to, Trump's "America First" policy. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden plans to sign an executive ord...
Tags: Politics, White House, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Canada, News UK, Biden, Donald Trump, Wall Street Journal, US manufacturing, Trump, US Trump, Office of Management and Budget, Marc Garneau


Biden plans executive order to force the government to buy more products built in the US

President Joe Biden signs executive orders in the first days of his presidency. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images President Biden is aiming to boost US manufacturing with a new executive order Monday.  The order aims to increase the amount of US-made goods being bought by the federal government.  It can be seen as a continuation of, or rival to, Trump's "America First" policy.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden plans to sign an executive order on Monday...
Tags: Politics, White House, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Canada, News UK, Biden, Donald Trump, US manufacturing, Trump, Office of Management and Budget, Marc Garneau, Garneau


Trump is furiously watching Fauci give interviews about how relieved he is to be working for Biden, report says

A composite image of Dr. Anthony Fauci and former President Donald Trump. Getty/Getty Since Biden became president, Dr. Fauci has spoken publicly about his relief that Trump is out.  Sources told The Daily Beast that Trump has been hate-watching Fauci's TV interviews. One source said Trump feels "people are working to downgrade his legacy out of hatred."  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Former President Donald Trump has been obsessively and furiously watching Dr. Anthon...
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Trump burrowed at least 26 political appointees into career jobs, making them harder for the Biden administration to fire

Getty Trump burrowed at least 26 political appointees into career jobs during his last year in office. Their appointments to civil servant positions make it harder for Biden's administration to fire them. At least nine more Trump appointments are awaiting review. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Donald Trump appointed 26 political appointees into career civilian positions, with at least nine more appointments awaiting review, The Washington Post reported. Thei...
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Some senators oppose the direct payment part of Biden's stimulus plan because they think it gives too much money to the wealthy, Politico report says

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine is among the 16 senators who have argued that Biden's stimulus proposal offers too much to the wealthy. Alex Edelman-Pool/Getty Images A group of senators oppose Biden's stimulus plan over concerns it gives too much money to the wealthy. The bipartisan group of 16 senators spoke with the Biden administration during a call on Sunday. The group also expressed support for increasing funding for vaccine distribution. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more st...
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Some senators oppose the direct-payment part of Biden's stimulus plan because they think it gives too much money to the wealthy, report says

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine is among the 16 senators who were said to have argued that President Joe Biden's stimulus proposal offered too much to the wealthy. Alex Edelman-Pool/Getty Images President Joe Biden's stimulus plan is facing criticism that it'd give too much to the wealthy. A bipartisan group of 16 senators spoke with the Biden administration during a call Sunday. The group also expressed support for increasing funding for vaccine distribution. Visit Business Insider's home...
Tags: Politics, Senate, White House, Politico, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Maine, Associated Press, Biden, Stimulus, Collins, Jeanne Shaheen, Sen Susan Collins, Sen Joe Manchin, Alex Edelman


Lasting change and America's hopes of overcoming the pandemic will rely on Biden's ability to leverage his experience to forge common ground in the capital

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic.
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Biden's authority is on the line already in first full week of presidency

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic.
Tags: Washington, White House, Joe Biden, Cnn, Biden


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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