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Jen Psaki's Rapid-Testing Gaffe Is Not as Simple as It Seems

For months and months, we’ve been told that rapid COVID testing is the key to getting back to normal. It didn’t work out that way in other countries, though.
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Pete Buttigieg slams Elon Musk's criticism of Biden's EV agenda: 'We believe in the benefits of union jobs'

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg isn't eyeing 2024, allies say.Drew Angerer/Getty Images US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg defended the Biden Administration's proposed EV tax incentives. On Monday, Elon Musk called the incentives "unnecessary" and suggested the government ditch the bill. Buttigieg dissed Tesla's high prices and lack of union representation in his support of the Build Back Better Act. US Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg pushed back on critici...
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Psaki breaks with AOC, Lightfoot on smash-and-grab robberies: 'We don't agree'

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday distanced the Biden administration from recent comments made by progressives Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Chicago Mayor Lori... #dny #lorilightfoot #psaki #aoc #robberies #uptick
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Dismal new polling for Biden shows him neck-in-neck with Trump in hypothetical 2024 rematch

Salwan Georges/The Washington Post via Getty Images, Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Biden and Trump are virtually tied in a hypothetical 2024 rematch in a new WSJ poll.  The poll showed poor approval for Biden and dissatisfaction with the state of the country.  The result indicates that voters' displeasure with America under Biden isn't sending them back to Trump.  President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump are virtually tied in a hypothetical 2024 rematch in a new Wall Stree...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden boycotts China's Olympics

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]'s what we're talking about:US officials plan to boycott the Beijing Winter OlympicsAn important school-board group is unraveling after it sent a letter to Biden likening threats against school officials to 'domestic terrorism and hate crimes'New York is set to impose ...
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'Egregious': Psaki says human rights abuses reason for Olympics boycott

White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced that US diplomatic officials will boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as a protest against Chinese human rights abuses in Xinjiang.
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The Biden administration will not send any diplomatic representatives to the Winter Games in China as a statement against human rights abuses

The Biden administration will not send any diplomatic representatives to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as a statement against Chinese human rights abuses in Xinjiang, White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced Monday.
Tags: News, China, Beijing, Stories, Biden, Jen Psaki, Xinjiang White House


White House announces US diplomatic boycott of 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

The Biden administration will not send an official US delegation to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as a statement against China's "ongoing genocide and crimes against humanity in Xinjiang," White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Monday.
Tags: White House, China, US, Cnn, Beijing, Biden, Jen Psaki, Xinjiang White House


US will stage diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics, White House confirms

US won’t send representatives over ‘egregious human rights abuses’, says Jen Psaki – follow all the latest news #jenpsaki #beijingwinterolympics
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White House announces US diplomatic boycott of 2022 Winter Olympics

The Biden administration will not send any diplomatic representatives to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as a protest against Chinese human rights abuses in Xinjiang, White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced Monday.
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US officials will boycott the Beijing Winter Olympics over 'genocide' in Xinjiang and 'other human rights abuses'

VCG/VCG via Getty Images The US announced a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics. This means the president and US officials will not attend, but athletes can participate. The boycott is due to ongoing "ongoing genocide and crimes against humanity," the White House said. The White House on Monday announced a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics, citing "ongoing genocide and crimes against humanity" by the Chinese government. "The athletes on Team USA have our full sup...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, China, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Beijing, Moscow, Winter Olympics, Associated Press, Biden, Xinjiang, Soviet Union, Team USA


US confirms it will stage diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Decision is response to what is described as China’s ‘genocide and crimes against humanity in Xinjiang’ and other abusesThe White House has confirmed it will stage a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, in the latest move that will further widen the rift in an already strained bilateral relationship.“The Biden administration will not send any diplomatic or official representation to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games, given the PRC’s ongoing genocide and ...
Tags: White House, China, US, Sport, World news, Joe Biden, US foreign policy, US news, Beijing, Asia Pacific, Xi Jinping, Foreign Policy, Winter Olympics, Biden, Xinjiang, PRC


A former Kamala Harris staffer says aides have to endure 'a constant amount of soul-destroying criticism': report

Vice President Kamala Harris delivers remarks at the start of a roundtable discussion on voting rights for people living with disabilities in her ceremonial office in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, DC, on July 14, 2021. "If we are truly a democracy, it means we have a representative government that reflects the experience and life of all the people in the country and I think we have a lot more work to do," she said.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Amid turnover in Harris...
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Full List of American War Weapons Lost In Afghanistan

Dan Wos, Author of – Good Gun Bad Guy Host of The Loaded Mic USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- No one has done more to strengthen the ability of the Taliban in their mission to perpetrate evil on the World than Joe Biden. While desperately trying to destroy the 2nd Amendment, Democrats are simultaneously handing over $83 billion worth of training and equipment to the enemy in a botched retreat from Afghanistan. Aside from the fact that the Biden Administration pulled our military out while leaving unarme...
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Biden warns Putin he will make it 'very, very difficult' to attack Ukraine after US intelligence says Russia is planning military offensive

Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Joe Biden in Geneva, Switzerland.Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images President Joe Biden said he would make it "very, very difficult' for Russia to attack Ukraine. US intelligence warned Russia is planning an offensive attack with as many as 175,000 troops next year, The Washington Post reported. Russia, meanwhile, has demanded Ukraine remain out of NATO. President Joe Biden on Friday warned Russian President Vladimir Putin against taking military a...
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Body language can say a lot. Here's what one expert told us after studying Kamala Harris' and Pete Buttigieg's interactions on their joint trip to Charlotte.

Vice President Kamala Harris and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg toured the electric vehicle operations at Charlotte Area Transit Systems bus garage in Charlotte, North Carolina, Tuesday.Logan Cyrus /AFP via Getty Image Vice President Kamala Harris and Transporation Secretary Pete Buttigieg's relationship is under the microscope. A body language expert told Insider Buttigieg was deferential to Harris on Tuesday in a joint Charlotte appearance. Meanwhile, Harris and Buttigieg'...
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Body language can say a lot. Here's what one expert told us after studying Kamala Harris's and Pete Buttigieg's interactions on their joint trip to Charlotte.

Vice President Kamala Harris and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg toured the electric vehicle operations at Charlotte Area Transit Systems bus garage in Charlotte, North Carolina, Tuesday.Logan Cyrus /AFP via Getty Image Vice President Kamala Harris and Transporation Secretary Pete Buttigieg's relationship is under the microscope. A body language expert told Insider Buttigieg was deferential to Harris on Tuesday in a joint Charlotte appearance. Meanwhile, Harris and Buttigieg'...
Tags: Transportation, Politics, News, Senate, US, Trends, Department Of Defense, Joe Biden, Indiana, Washington Dc, Nashville, Biden, North Carolina, Kamala Harris, Charlotte, HARRIS


House votes to fund government amid shutdown threats by Senate Republicans – live

Stopgap measure would extend funding until mid-FebruaryRepublicans threaten shutdown to undermine vaccine mandatesBiden announces nationwide coronavirus battle plan for winterSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by emailWhite House press secretary Jen Psaki responded to questions on the departure of top Kamala Harris staffer Symone Sanders saying that departures from the White House after the first year is expected, downplaying reports that Sanders’ departure confirms reports of t...
Tags: Republicans, Senate, White House, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, House, House Of Representatives, US Senate, US Congress, Kamala Harris, Sanders, Jen Psaki, Psaki


Second Omicron Case in U.S. Found in Man Who Traveled to NYC Anime Convention

Public health officials have confirmed what appears to be the second case of the COVID-19 Omicron variant in the U.S. On Thursday, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki told reporters that Minnesota health officials confirmed that a male resident of the state, who is fully vaccinated, had mild symptoms due to the Omicron variant, and […]
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Doocy foolishly sets Jen Psaki up for a slam dunk

Today Doocy thought it wise to compare President Biden to the failed Orange super-spreader that was the last guy. On a day filled with news about Trump intentionally misleading people around his COVID-19 status, intentionally disregarding safeguards, endangering others, and blaming Gold Star families for it all, Doocy should perhaps have not gone there. — Read the rest
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Why Joe Biden's life will quickly get miserable if Republicans take over the House

Congressional Republicans have big plans to thwart the Biden administration's agenda.AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans have big plans to thwart Joe Biden if they reclaim the US House. Biden foes like Reps. Jim Jordan and Marjorie Taylor Greene would get more powerful. The GOP can't wait to grill Cabinet secretaries and investigate Hunter Biden. Republicans can't wait to make Joe Biden's life miserable if they take back control of the US House in the upcoming midterm elections. O...
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Republicans eyeing a 2023 majority say they're eager to grill Biden's Cabinet secretaries, investigate Hunter, and (maybe) impeach the president

Congressional Republicans have big plans to thwart the Biden administration's agenda.AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans have big plans to thwart Joe Biden if they reclaim the US House. Biden foes like Reps. Jim Jordan and Marjorie Taylor Greene would get more powerful. The GOP can't wait to grill Cabinet secretaries and investigate Hunter Biden. Republicans can't wait to make Joe Biden's life miserable if they take back control of the US House in the upcoming midterm elections. O...
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Anticipating a majority after the 2022 midterms, House Republicans are eager to grill Biden's Cabinet secretaries, investigate Hunter and (maybe) impeach the president

Congressional Republicans have big plans to thwart the Biden administration's agenda.AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans have big plans to thwart Joe Biden if they reclaim the US House. Biden foes like Reps. Jim Jordan and Marjorie Taylor Greene would get more powerful. The GOP can't wait to grill Cabinet secretaries and investigate Hunter Biden. Republicans can't wait to make Joe Biden's life miserable if they take back control of the US House in the upcoming midterm elections. O...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, News, Obama, Congress, Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Getty Images, Afghanistan


White House Says Deeply Concerned About Reported Russian Military Buildup on Ukraine's Border

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Tuesday the White House remains "deeply concerned" about heightened...
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White House Says Work Toward Waiving COVID-19 Vaccine Intellectual Property Rights Continues

ABROAD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Tuesday the Biden administration is continuing to work on building a...
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Joe Biden is spending Thanksgiving at the private equity billionaire David Rubenstein's Nantucket mansion

US President Joe Biden pardons Peanut Butter the turkey during the 74th annual Thanksgiving turkey pardoning in the Rose Garden of the White House on November 19, 2021 in Washington, DC.Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Joe Biden is staying at the billionaire David Rubenstein's property in Nantucket for Thanksgiving. The Bidens have spent most Thanksgivings on the Massachusetts island since the 1970s. They have previously stayed at Rubenstein's property. He is the cofounder of The Carlyle ...
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All options fraught with risk as Biden confronts Putin over Ukraine

Analysis: Moscow presents Washington with a no-win situation: capitulate on Ukrainian sovereignty or risk all-out warJoe Biden is preparing for a virtual summit with Vladimir Putin with the aim of fending off the threat of another Russian invasion of Ukraine.The summit has been previewed by the Kremlin. The White House has not confirmed it, but a spokesperson, Jen Psaki, said that “high-level diplomacy is a priority of the president” and pointed to the teleconference meeting with Xi Jinping earl...
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Fact check: Claim that Jen Psaki suggested Taco Bell for Thanksgiving started as satire

The false claim about the Biden White House press secretary originated from a satire account on Instagram.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Chris Wallace Had A Sad About Tucker Carlson’s Jan. 6 Propaganda

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. Privately Complaining To Fox Execs Fox News hosts Chris Wallace and Bret Baier criticized Tucker Carlson’s so-called “documentary” on the Capitol insurrection in private conversations with Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott and Fox News Media President Jay Wallace, according to NPR. The hosts’ complaints reportedly made it up the chain to Lachlan Murdoch, the chairman and CEO of Fox Corp., Fox News’ parent company.Carlson’s doc...
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Psaki dismisses question about Biden apologizing to Kyle Rittenhouse, who accused the president of 'defaming' him

White House press secretary Jen Psaki speaks during a daily news briefing at the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House November 19, 2021.Alex Wong/Getty Images Jen Psaki dismissed a question about President Biden apologizing to Kyle Rittenhouse over a campaign video last year he was briefly featured in. ""The president believes in condemning hatred, division and violence. That's exactly what was done in that video," Psaki told reporters. The comments come after Rittenhouse...
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