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Trump calls Romney a 'stone cold loser' after the Utah senator was booed at a Utah GOP conference

Donald Trump delighted in Romney being booed off stage at a GOP convention, calling him a "stone cold loser." Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Susan Walsh-Pool/Getty Images Donald Trump on Sunday celebrated Sen. Mitt Romney being booed at a Utah GOP convention. Trump called Romney a "stone cold loser" and a "RINO" - an acronym for "Republican in name only." Romney was booed at the conference hours before an attempt to censure him for voting for Trump's impeachment failed. See more stories on ...
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Inside the life of Bill Gates' daughter Jennifer, an elite equestrian who stands to inherit 'a minuscule portion' of her father's $130 billion fortune

An accomplished equestrian, Jennifer Gates will reportedly receive a "minuscule portion" of her father's wealth. Richard Shotwell/AP Images Jennifer Gates, 24, is the eldest child of the philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates. Gates is set to receive a "minuscule portion" of her father's wealth. Here's what the life of the billionaire Microsoft cofounder's eldest daughter is like. See more stories on Insider's business page. Jennifer Gates, 25, is the eldest daughte...
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The 30 highest-paying jobs in New York State

We found the highest-paying jobs in New York state based on May 2020 occupational wage data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Westend61/Getty Images New York state is home to the financial and media capital of the United States. Using BLS data, we found the occupations with the highest average salaries in the Empire State. The following are the 30 highest-paying jobs in New York, based on May 2020 data. See more stories on Insider's business page. 30. Judges, magistrate judges, ...
Tags: New York, Jobs, US, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Features, Bureau of Labor Statistics, United States, Salaries, New York State, Airline, Rick Bowmer, Justin Sullivan Getty, Department of Labor, BLS


Biden's new plan pledges unemployment reform, but doesn't put money behind it

President Joe Biden. Andrew Harnik/AP President Joe Biden unveiled the sprawling second part of his infrastructure package today. It pledges an effort to reform unemployment benefits, which Democrats have championed. However, the details are still vague and it doesn't allocate funds; Democrats have been pressing for more. See more stories on Insider's business page. On Wednesday, President Joe Biden unveiled a $1.8 trillion economic plan that would invest heavily in childcare, educ...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene is holding another gun giveaway - despite there having been at least 156 mass shootings in the US since the start of the year

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill on February 5, 2021. Susan Walsh/AP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia is holding a gun giveaway, saying she will gift an AR pistol to the winner of a lucky draw. This is not the first firearm raffle Greene has held. She organized several draws in 2020, before the election. The giveaway will go on even as the number of mass shootings in the US this year mounts. See more stories on Insider's busin...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, US, America, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Gun, Dc, Biden, ATF


Fauci says 'kids of any age' should be able to get vaccinated for the coronavirus by the first quarter of 2022

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, adjusts a face mask during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on the federal coronavirus response on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 18, 2021. AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool Dr. Anthony Fauci predicted "kids of any age" will be able to receive a COVID-19 vaccine by 2022. Schools across the country are in the process of reopening for in-person learning. So far, o...
Tags: Health, New York, Science, News, Cdc, Washington, US, Trends, Cnn, United States, Healthcare, Capitol Hill, Vaccine, Anthony Fauci, Fauci, Susan Walsh


Pelosi says in new book that Trump's 2016 victory felt 'like a mule kicking you in the back over and over again'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-California) arrives for an event on Capitol Hill on April 14, 2021. AP Photo/Susan Walsh After Hillary Clinton's loss in 2016, Nancy Pelosi said that Trump's victory was "stunningly scary." "How could they elect such a person - who talked that way about women," she wondered. Trump's win drove Pelosi to stay in the House and continue her work in Washington. See more stories on Insider's business page. In 2016, then-Democratic House Minority Lead...
Tags: Politics, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton, House, House Of Representatives, Wisconsin, Capitol Hill, Michigan, Nancy Pelosi


Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the Supreme Court to 13 seats

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., arrives for an event on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 AP Photo/Susan Walsh Speaker Nancy Pelosi threw cold water on a Democratic bill to expand the Supreme Court. The bill aims to add four justices to the Court, bringing the total number to 13. Pelosi said she supports the White House commission to study court reforms, but doesn't plan to bring the bill to the House floor for a vote. See more stories on Insider's busin...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, Cbs News, White House, Court, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, United States, House, US Senate, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Biden


Trump's judicial appointments worsened racial diversity in the federal courts

Then-President Donald Trump, right, smiles as he stands with Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, left, before a ceremonial swearing in the East Room of the White House on Oct. 8, 2018. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Former President Donald Trump appointed an overwhelming number of white judges to the federal bench. Biden has plans to buck the trend. Experts say Biden is facing rising pressure to hold to his word from activists and lobbyists. See more stories on Insider's business page. Histor...
Tags: Politics, News, Supreme Court, Obama, Congress, Senate, White House, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, United States, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter


The Oscar Mayer heir who gave away his fortune reveals how the rich hide their wealth - and how to stop them

Chuck Collins. Courtesy of Chuck Collins New research has shown that the wealthiest Americans hide away their money from tax collectors. Researcher Chuck Collins has written a whole book on how the wealthy hide their fortunes. He told Insider it's a fixable problem, but one that requires closing loopholes. See more stories on Insider's business page. Chuck Collins knows how rich people hide their money.Collins was an heir to the Oscar Mayer wiener fortune, an inheritance that he ga...
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Dan Bongino runs one of the top US Facebook pages, but says its execs never speak to him and 'do everything they can to get in my way'

Dan Bongino speaks onstage during Politicon 2018 at Los Angeles Convention Center. Rich Polk/Getty Images for Politicon Conservative pundit Dan Bongino is a huge star on Facebook, but has little love for the platform. Bongino objects to Facebook's fact-checks of his content, which he says aren't fair. Facebook declined to respond to his claims, though many have been contested elsewhere. See more stories on Insider's business page. Conservative commentator Dan Bongino is one of ...
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Bernie Sanders is targeting the wealthy and corporations with 2 new tax measures

Senate Budget Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, examining wages at large profitable corporations. AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool At a Senate Budget Committee Hearing, Bernie Sanders said he's introducing two new tax bills. One would reform the estate tax, a tax on inherited properties, and the other would target corporate taxes. The estate tax reform could raise up to $430 billion over 10 years. Se...
Tags: Washington, Elizabeth Warren, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Ap, Capitol Hill, Jeff Bezos, Biden, National Bureau of Economic Research, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Sanders, Walton, Sen Bernie Sanders, Senate Budget Committee


What to know about the NFT craze - and all the regulatory risks of the red-hot new market

Buildings in downtown NYC. Ryder Kimball/Insider Good morning and welcome to Insider Finance. I'm Dan DeFrancesco, and here's what's on the agenda today:A deep dive into the NFT craze, and why regulatory scrutiny could be just around the corner.How $95 billion Stripe is looking to build out offerings beyond just payments.All the details in the lead up to Softbank-backed Greensill Capital's collapse.If you're not yet a subscriber, you can sign up here to get your daily do...
Tags: Wall Street, Softbank, Trends, Getty Images, Credit Suisse, Hsbc, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Zurich, Mitchell, Reuters, NFT, Jim Justice, Lucy Nicholson Reuters


Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene suspended from Twitter for 12 hours as Democrats move to expel her from Congress

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on Jan. 13, 2021. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has been suspended from Twitter for 12 hours. Her office told Insider that Twitter provided "no explanation" for the ban. Friday's move comes as over 70 House Democrats try to expel Greene from Congress. See more stories on Insider's business page. Twitter suspended Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's personal account for 12 hours, her office ...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, New York, News, Minnesota, Congress, California, Trends, Democrats, Washington Dc, House, Suspension, Capitol Hill, Gomez, Greene, Susan Walsh


12 Republicans voted against honoring the Capitol Police and others that defended the Capitol during the riot

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia at a news conference on Capitol Hill on February 5. Susan Walsh/AP The House voted Wednesday to honor law enforcement that responded to the January 6 Capitol riot. The vote passed 413-12. All 12 lawmakers who voted against the legislation were Republicans. They said they disagreed with the legislation characterizing the Capitol siege as an insurrection. See more stories on Insider's business page. The House passed a bill Wednesday to honor police ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Washington Post, Kentucky, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Ap, Getty Images, Gop, Washington Dc, House, Smithsonian, Capitol Hill, Republican, Louie Gohmert


12 Republicans voted against giving medals to Capitol police officers, 2 of whom died after the insurrection

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill on February 5, 2021. Susan Walsh/AP The House voted to give Capitol Police and MPD officers medals following the January 6 riots. The vote passed 413 to 12. All 12 lawmakers who voted against the legislation were Republicans. They said they disagreed with the legislation characterizing the Capitol siege as an "insurrection." See more stories on Insider's business page. The House passed a bill Wednesd...
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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene toured Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Long Island

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., arrives to speak at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Feb. 5, 2021. AP Photo/Susan Walsh Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene visited Orthodox Jewish communities in Brooklyn and Long Island. A community leader told the Forward that Greene "has been nothing but a friend and ally for our community." Greene trafficked in anti-Semitic conspiracies online before being elected to Congress. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Mar...
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How Democrats can pass a minimum wage increase to $15 after a major setback from the Senate parliamentarian

Senate Budget Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021, examining wages at large profitable corporations. AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool Democrats were dealt a blow to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour on Thursday evening. The Senate parliamentarian advised the wage hike doesn't meet the rules of budget reconciliation.  Here are the options Democrats have left in their toolbox to pass a minimum wage increa...
Tags: Politics, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Minimum Wage, Ap, Democrats, Arizona, Capitol Hill, Biden, Harry Reid, Stimulus, Kamala Harris


Biden responds to Trump's acquittal, says the 'substance of the charge is not in dispute' and we must 'end this uncivil war'

President-elect Joe Biden speaks at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Del., Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Biden has called the violent protests on the U.S. Capitol "an assault on the most sacred of American undertakings: the doing of the people's business." AP Photo/Susan Walsh The Senate acquitted Trump Saturday of inciting an insurrection at the US Capitol. Biden said despite the acquittal, "the substance of the charge is not in dispute." He also said we must "end this uncivil war and heal...
Tags: Politics, Washington, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap, Gop, House Of Representatives, Mitch McConnell, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, McConnell


Monday is Presidents Day. These are 19 financial perks of being the president of the United States.

Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States on January 20, 2021. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Presidents Day is Monday, February 15.  Joe Biden was sworn into office on January 20 as the 46th US president. Biden gets to enjoy luxurious benefits that come with the highest office in the United States. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Monday, February 15 is Presidents Day. President Joe Biden, who was sworn into office on January 20 as the 46th US preside...
Tags: Obama, Congress, Washington, Finance, White House, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Features, United States, Bill Clinton, Presidents, Michelle Obama, General Services Administration


The feds arrested a man they say called the White House multiple times threatening to kill Biden

President Joe Biden. AP Photo/Susan Walsh A man in North Carolina has been arrested on suspicion of threatening to kill President Joe Biden. David Kyle Reeves made the threats between January 28 and February 1, the criminal complaint says.  "I am going to f-----g kill you all ... I am going to chop your heads off," Reeves allegedly said. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A man in North Carolina was charged with threatening President Joe Biden, a federal criminal compl...
Tags: Politics, Law, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Secret Service, Biden, North Carolina, Threats, Capitol Police, Trump, Reeves, US Justice Department, Susan Walsh, Sarah Al Arshani, Joe Biden David Kyle Reeves


Impeachment trial: Trump was ‘inciter in chief’ of Capitol attack, say Democrats

By LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JILL COLVIN | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Prosecutors in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial said Wednesday they would prove that Trump was no “innocent bystander” but the “inciter in chief” of the deadly attack at the Capitol aimed at overturning his election loss to Joe Biden. Opening the first full day of arguments, the lead House prosecutor promised to lay out evidence that shows the president encouraged a rally crowd to head to the Capito...
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Trump’s 2nd impeachment trial opens with jarring video of siege

By LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JILL COLVIN | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment trial opened Tuesday in the Senate with graphic video of the deadly Jan. 6 attack on Congress and the defeated former president whipping up a rally crowd — “We’re going to walk down to the Capitol!” — as he encouraged a futile fight over his presidency. The lead House prosecutor told senators the case would present “cold, hard facts” against Trump, who is ...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene falsely suggests Trump supporters didn't carry out the Capitol siege days after apologizing for endorsing conspiracy theories

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on Jan. 13, 2021. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Marjorie Taylor Greene argued the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol didn't consist of Trump supporters. The false claim came days after Greene apologized for her previous support of conspiracy theories. She was stripped of her committee assignments after endorsing political violence. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Gree...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Dnc, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Washington Dc, House, House Of Representatives, Capitol Hill, Biden, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Rnc


Antony Blinken's warnings about Iran are worrying - but not in the way he means

Antony Blinken, then deputy secretary of state, testifies on Capitol Hill, January 27, 2015. AP Photo/Susan Walsh President Job Biden suggested a fairly quick reversal could be possible if Iran returned to the original terms of the 2015 nuclear deal. But recent remarks by Secretary of State Antony Blinken raise questions about when the Biden administration will return to the pact — or even whether it will do so at all. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Iran could b...
Tags: Europe, Politics, New York, Opinion, Washington, Senate, Nbc News, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, United States, Hassan Rouhani, Un, Capitol Hill


Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have both appeared on a Clubhouse talk show hosted by a Facebook employee and her VC husband

Susan Walsh/AP; Erin Scott/Reuters "The Good Time Show" found a way to draw Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg into public discourse. The show is run by a Facebook employee and her husband, a newly named partner at VC firm Andreessen Horowitz. Clubhouse and "The Good Time Show" could be the beginning of a new type of media outlet. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. As buzz behind the invite-only conversation app Clubhouse continues to build, one couple seems to be drivin...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, News, Media, Amc, Trends, Tesla, Andreessen Horowitz, Robinhood, Gamestop, Andreesen Horowitz, Clubhouse, Musk, Zuckerberg, Reuters


Marjorie Taylor Greene raised $325,000 in 2 days, showing she isn't going away any time soon

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on January 13, 2021. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Freshman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene raised $325,000 in two days, according to her Twitter. Greene is an outspoken fan of the QAnon conspiracy and has called for the murder of her colleagues. The House will vote on Thursday to strip committee assignments away from her. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Freshman GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene announced on Twit...
Tags: Supreme Court, Congress, Trends, Georgia, Cnn, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Washington Dc, House, Capitol Hill, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sandy Hook, Mccarthy, Trump


Fauci declares 'no red flags' from the 10,000 pregnant women in the US who have received a COVID-19 vaccine

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a news conference with the coronavirus task force at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Susan Walsh/AP Photo Dr. Anthony Fauci said there have been "no red flags" with pregnant women getting a COVID-19 vaccine. About 10,000 pregnant women have been vaccinated so far in the US, Fauci said. These women were healthcare workers who would rather get the vaccine than risk...
Tags: Cdc, Washington, White House, US, America, Trends, Who, Pfizer, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Anthony Fauci, Trump, Aoc, World Health Organization WHO, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, The Food and Drug Administration


Biden is lobbying GOP members to get on board with his $1.9 trillion stimulus, but Democrats say they'll force it through alone if they have to

President-elect Joe Biden speaks at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Del., Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Biden has called the violent protests on the U.S. Capitol "an assault on the most sacred of American undertakings: the doing of the people's business." AP Photo/Susan Walsh President Biden is pushing to pass a $1.9 trillion stimulus deal in his first days in office. He has spoken of his openness to working for a bipartisan deal, but has a backup. Despite the slim margin by which Democrat...
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The world's 1,000 richest people have already bounced back from COVID-19 wealth losses, but it could take more than a decade for the poorest to recover, Oxfam warns

Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates and Elon Musk are some of the wealthiest men in the world. Susan Walsh/AP; Joshua Roberts/Reuters; Axel Schmidt/Getty Images The 1,000 richest people on Earth have already recovered from coronavirus-related wealth losses, an Oxfam study revealed. Meanwhile, it could take more than a decade for those in poverty to recover, the charity said. The top 10 billionaires, including Jeff Bezos, have enough money combined to pay for a COVID-19 vaccine for everyone in the world...
Tags: Health, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Spacex, Elon Musk, Trends, Wealth, Economy, Earth, Walgreens, Healthcare, Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffett, Oxfam, Vaccine