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Kamala Harris will visit Singapore and Vietnam as the White House continues to challenge China

Vice President Kamala Harris makes her way to board a plane before departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on June 14, 2021. Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Vice President Kamala Harris is poised to travel to Vietnam and Singapore next month. This trip will occur amid ongoing efforts from the Biden administration to check China's growing influence. Harris will be the first vice president in US history to visit Vietnam. See more stories on Insider's business page. Vice President...
Tags: Politics, News, Maryland, Washington, White House, China, Southeast Asia, Singapore, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Beijing, Vietnam, Biden, Guatemala


10 Things in Politics: Biden plans big spending as economy slows

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:America's economic recovery is already stalling, but Biden is trying to buy a 2nd wind3 Republican lawmakers face ethics complaints over their stock tradesNearly 230 GOP lawmakers want to overturn RoeWhat we're...
Tags: Post, Usa, Supreme Court, Washington Post, Cdc, Washington, Senate, White House, New York City, Disney, US, America, San Francisco, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop


Biden says he supports including immigration in the Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending plan without GOP support

President Joe Biden. Evan Vucci/AP President Joe Biden on Thursday said he supported addressing immigration without GOP support. Democrats hope to pass a $3.5 trillion spending plan through the process known as reconciliation. It's unclear what immigration measures are being weighed for inclusion. See more stories on Insider's business page. Speaking with reporters at the White House on Thursday, President Joe Biden said he supported including immigration measures in the $3.5 trill...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Congress, Senate, White House, Virginia, Immigration, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Gop, Arizona, Immigration Reform, Biden, Kamala Harris


Biden said he supports passing immigration reform through the Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending plan without any GOP support

President Joe Biden Evan Vucci/AP President Joe Biden said Thursday he supports passing immigration reform without GOP support. Democrats are hoping to pass a $3.5 trillion spending plan through reconciliation. It's unclear what immigration reform measures are being weighed for inclusion. See more stories on Insider's business page. Speaking to reporters at the White House Thursday, President Joe Biden said he supports including immigration reform measures in the $3.5 trillion spen...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Congress, Senate, White House, Virginia, Immigration, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Gop, Arizona, Immigration Reform, Biden, Kamala Harris, Democratic


White House outlines 'hard-nosed approach' to tackling root causes of migration

The Biden administration is outlining its "hard-nosed approach" for tackling root causes of migration in Central America, but nearly two months after Vice President Kamala Harris made a trip to the region, its plan is short on new details.
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Senate has reportedly reached deal on infrastructure

By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans reached a deal with Democrats on Wednesday over major outstanding issues in a $1 trillion infrastructure bill and said they are ready to vote to take up the bill. An evening test vote was possible. Lead GOP negotiator Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio made the announcement at the Capitol, flanked by four other Republican senators who have been in talks with Democrats and the White House on the bipartisan package. “We now...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Washington, Oregon, Senate, White House, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Democrats, Gop, House, Arizona, Mitch McConnell, Ohio


White House, Senators in crunch time for infrastructure deal

By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Time running short, senators and the White House worked furiously Tuesday to salvage a bipartisan infrastructure deal, with pressure intensifying on all sides to wrap up talks on President Joe Biden’s top priority. Despite weeks of closed-door discussions, several issues are still unresolved over the nearly $1 trillion package. How money would be spent on public transit remains in question and a new dispute flared over the regulat...
Tags: Republicans, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Democrats, House, Ohio, Associated Press, Republican, Biden, Irs, Kamala Harris


Senators, White House in crunch time on infrastructure deal

By LISA MASCARO and KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — Time running short, senators and the White House worked furiously Tuesday to salvage a bipartisan infrastructure deal, with pressure intensifying on all sides to wrap up talks on President Joe Biden’s top priority. Despite weeks of closed-door discussions, several issues are still unresolved over the nearly $1 trillion package. How money would be spent on public transit remains in question and a new dispute flared over the regulation of broadba...
Tags: Politics, News, Republicans, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Democrats, House, Ohio, Associated Press, Republican, Biden


Before Booting Biden, Look Over Horizon at Harris

When you talk about Joe Biden leaving office, it’s necessary to look over his should to see who’s waiting in the wings to take his place. IMG NRA-ILA Fox News is reporting that Congressman Ronny Jackson (R-TX), the former White House physician, has doubts Joe Biden will finish his term as president, and he is calling on Biden to undergo an exam and disclose the results publicly. “Our cities are EXPLODING with drugs & violence,” Jackson tweeted, “because of Democrat ‘defund the police’ policie...
Tags: Guns, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Joe Biden, Gop, House, House Of Representatives, Gun Control, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Jackson, Biden, Harper


Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?

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Tags: Business, New York, Texas, News, Minnesota, Maryland, Pua, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, West Virginia


Chasten Buttigieg slams J.D. Vance for 'tactless' insults of childless Democrats as the Buttigiegs try to adopt a child

Democratic presidential candidate former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg and his husband Chasten Buttigieg wave during a campaign town hall event at Washington Liberty High School February 23, 2020 in Arlington, Virginia. Alex Wong/Getty Images Chasten Buttigieg rebuked GOP Senate candidate J.D. Vance for attacking the "childless left." Buttigieg, who is trying to adopt a child with his husband Pete, called Vance's comments "tactless" Vance argued the US's falling birthrat...
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Fourth Stimulus Check: Will There Be Additional Relief Payments?

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Tags: Business, New York, Texas, News, Minnesota, Maryland, Pua, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, West Virginia


Fourth Stimulus Check: Will There Be Another Relief Payment?

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Tags: Business, New York, Texas, News, Minnesota, Maryland, Pua, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, West Virginia


Psaki says the White House won't disclose how many vaccinated staffers have tested positive for COVID-19

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary. Alex Wong/Getty Images Psaki declined to disclose the number of breakthrough cases on the White House campus. "No, I don't think that you can expect that we'll be providing numbers," Psaki said on Thursday. She said the White House will report when officials who test positive have close contact with Biden. See more stories on Insider's business page. Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, said on Thursday that the White House wil...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Biden, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Kamala Harris, Trump, Emory University, Carlos, Pelosi, Jen Psaki, Psaki, John Haltiwanger, COVID-19


Psaki says the White House won't reveal how many vaccinated staffers have tested positive for COVID-19

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki. Alex Wong/Getty Images Psaki declined to disclose the number of breakthrough cases on the White House campus. "No, I don't think that you can expect that we'll be providing numbers," Psaki said Thursday. Psaki said the White House will be transparent when officials test positive and have close contact with Biden. See more stories on Insider's business page. White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday said the White House will not pub...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Biden, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Kamala Harris, Trump, Emory University, Pelosi, White House Press, Jen Psaki, Psaki, John Haltiwanger, Carlos del Rio


Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming This Year?

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Tags: Business, New York, Texas, News, Minnesota, Maryland, Pua, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, West Virginia


Senate GOP rejects infrastructure bill

By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans rejected an effort Wednesday to begin debate on a big infrastructure deal that a bipartisan group of senators brokered with President Joe Biden. But supporters in both parties remained hopeful of another chance in coming days. Democratic Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York had scheduled the procedural vote that he described as a step to “get the ball rolling” as talks progress. But Republicans mounted a fi...
Tags: New York, Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Time, Sport, Joe Biden, Indiana, Soccer, House, Mitch McConnell, Ohio, Associated Press, Nancy Pelosi, Louisiana


GOP prepares to filibuster to stop infrastructure bill

By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The bipartisan infrastructure deal senators brokered with President Joe Biden is hanging precariously ahead of a crucial Wednesday test vote as senators struggle over how to pay for nearly $1 trillion in public works spending. Tensions were rising Tuesday as Republicans prepared to mount a filibuster over what they see as a rushed and misguided process. With Biden preparing to hit the road to rally support for his big infrastruct...
Tags: Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Gop, Maine, Mitch McConnell, Associated Press, Nancy Pelosi, Federal Reserve, Biden, Kamala Harris


Harris tests negative for Covid-19 following meeting with Texas Democrats who tested positive

Vice President Kamala Harris tested negative for Covid-19 following a meeting with Texas state House Democrats, several of whom later tested positive, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday.
Tags: Texas, White House, Cnn, House, Kamala Harris, HARRIS, Jen Psaki


These 5 key numbers are currently defining the Biden presidency from unemployment to vaccinations

President Joe Biden delivers a speech on voting rights at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on July 13, 2021. AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Joe Biden will mark six months in office on July 20. Biden enjoys unified control of government, but the Senate still has its complications. The administration has focused on battling COVID-19 and is strategizing how to continue the fight. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. On July 20, President Joe Biden will have b...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Cdc, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Economy, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington Dc, Arizona, US Senate, Philadelphia, Biden


Fourth Stimulus Check: Will There Be Another Relief Payment?

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Lindsey Graham floats Senate GOP leaving Washington, DC to deny a quorum for Democratic infrastructure bill

Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina. AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Lindsey Graham floated the idea of Senate Republicans skipping town to deny Democrats a quorum. Graham is incensed over the $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill that Democrats want to pass via reconciliation. The senator said he was taking a page from the playbook of Texas House Democrats, who left the state to block a GOP voting bill. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Sen. Lindsey Graham on Sunday suggeste...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Senate, White House, West Virginia, Trends, Democrats, Gop, United States, Washington Dc, Graham, Donald Trump, Vermont, South Carolina, Reconciliation, Kamala Harris


Harris visits Walter Reed for 'routine' doctor appointment days after meeting with infected Texas Democrats

Vice President Kamala Harris is going for what a White House official told Fox News is a "routine doctor's appointment" at Walter Reed...
Tags: White House, Fox News, Walter Reed, Kamala Harris, HARRIS, Texas Democrats


Biden meets Merkel at White House: ‘Our nations understand the imperative of democracy’ – as it happened

President thanks German chancellor for ‘strong, principled leadership’Democratic congresswoman Beatty arrested during voting rights protestMonthly payments to produce ‘largest ever decrease in child poverty’Senate to vote Wednesday to advance infrastructure bill – Schumer 12.54am BST – Joan E Greve and Maanvi Singh 12.37am BST California lawmakers have approved a guaranteed income plan - the first state-funded guaranteed income plan in the US. Qualifying pregnant people and young adults ...
Tags: Europe, California, Senate, White House, Germany, Angela Merkel, US, World news, Joe Biden, US foreign policy, US news, Ap, Democrats, US politics, Merkel, Beatty


Biden meets Merkel at White House: ‘Our nations understand the imperative of democracy’ – live

President thanks German chancellor for ‘strong, principled leadership’Democratic congresswoman Beatty arrested during voting rights protestMonthly payments to produce ‘largest ever decrease in child poverty’Senate to vote Wednesday to advance infrastructure bill – Schumer 11.08pm BST The president also said he and Merkel discussed the European travel ban, and when it will be safe to lift the ban on travel from Europe to the US. “It’s in the process now. And I’ll be able to answer that questi...
Tags: Europe, White House, Germany, Angela Merkel, US, World news, Joe Biden, US foreign policy, US news, Democrats, US politics, Merkel, Beatty, Biden, Haiti, Kamala Harris


Biden praises child tax credit payments as ‘historic’ step to end child poverty – live

Monthly payments to produce ‘largest ever decrease in child poverty’Biden and Merkel to meet before holding joint press conferenceSenate to vote Wednesday to advance infrastructure bill – Schumer 6.30pm BST Dr Vivek Murthy, the US surgeon general, asked Americans to always be careful when sharing information online about coronavirus or the vaccines.“If you’re not sure, don’t share,” Murthy said. “When it comes to misinformation, not sharing is caring.” 6.22pm BST The White House press s...
Tags: Europe, White House, Germany, Angela Merkel, US, World news, Joe Biden, US foreign policy, US news, Democrats, US politics, Merkel, Biden, Kamala Harris, Schumer, Vivek Murthy


Biden to host Merkel at White House as German chancellor prepares to leave office – live

German-US pair to meet before holding joint press conferenceUS president hopes to strengthen alliances after Trump’s tenure 2.20pm BST Kamala Harris is now hosting German chancellor Angela Merkel for a meeting at the vice-president’s residence, the Naval Observatory.The meeting marks the first time that Harris has hosted a foreign leader at the Naval Observatory since she took office in January. (Harris did not move into the residence until April because of ongoing repairs.)NOW: @VP Harris h...
Tags: Europe, Washington, White House, Germany, Angela Merkel, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Merkel, Biden, Kamala Harris, Trump, HARRIS, Naval Observatory


Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You Get Another Relief Payment?

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10 Things in Politics: Kamala Harris' toxic work culture

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Don't miss us: Newsletters are now coming from our new domain, @insider.com. Also, a friendly reminder to add [email protected] to your address book.Here's what we're talking about:Ex-Kamala Harris staffers have bad memories of a toxic culture in her past officesRepublicans are getting antsy about infrastructureAmerica's highest-r...
Tags: Florida, California, Washington Post, Senate, White House, Politico, US, America, Trends, Getty Images, Fbi, Gop, Michelle Obama, Mitch McConnell, Cia, Britney Spears


Top generals reportedly feared Trump coup attempt

By Jamie Gangel, Jeremy Herb, Marshall Cohen and Elizabeth Stuart | CNN The top US military officer, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Mark Milley, was so shaken that then-President Donald Trump and his allies might attempt a coup or take other dangerous or illegal measures after the November election that Milley and other top officials informally planned for different ways to stop Trump, according to excerpts of an upcoming book obtained by CNN. The book, from Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington ...
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