GOP Lawmaker Tries To Shame Democrats On Vaccinations. Except They’re All Vaccinated.

GOP Lawmaker Tries To Shame Democrats On Vaccinations. Except They’re All Vaccinated.

Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-Texas) on Thursday tried to shame Democrats for not saying whether they’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19 ― except every Democratic lawmaker is vaccinated and has confirmed as much, unlike... Read more »
Biden Aims to Sell Economic Agenda in Ohio Trip | Voice of America

Biden Aims to Sell Economic Agenda in Ohio Trip | Voice of America

CINCINNATI, OHIO – President Joe Biden aimed to rev up support for his economic agenda with a visit to Cincinnati on Wednesday, where he visited a union training center ahead of a... Read more »
Tom Brady Uses White House Super Bowl Visit To Crack A Few Jokes

Tom Brady Uses White House Super Bowl Visit To Crack A Few Jokes

After skipping meetings with the last couple of White House occupants, Tom Brady showed up Tuesday to celebrate the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Super Bowl title with the rest of the team. He didn’t... Read more »
President Biden touts economic policy for the "long term" as his agenda faces tests this week on Capitol Hill

President Biden touts economic policy for the “long term” as his agenda faces tests this week on Capitol Hill

One day before marking six months in office, President Biden delivered remarks about the economy Monday at the White House as the push for a bipartisan infrastructure package and other components for... Read more »
With Disasters Mounting By The Day, The U.S. May Finally Enact Real Climate Policy

With Disasters Mounting By The Day, The U.S. May Finally Enact Real Climate Policy

It’s the summer of cascading disasters in the United States: Downpours have made rivers of major metropoles’ transit lines, a coastal condo collapsed, flames have engulfed vast swaths of land, and triple-digit... Read more »
Democrats Reject Criticism Of Child Tax Credit Accessibility For The Poorest Americans

Democrats Reject Criticism Of Child Tax Credit Accessibility For The Poorest Americans

Administrative issues could threaten Democrats’ goal of using a $300 monthly benefit for parents to cut child poverty in half. But Democrats don’t want to talk about them.  Parents nationwide began receiving money on... Read more »
Biden Seems Determined To Replay Obama Era Green Energy Failures

Biden Seems Determined To Replay Obama Era Green Energy Failures

WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 9: Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Gina McCarthy … [+] testifies during a hearing before the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee July 9, 2015 on... Read more »
Unions Gave Money To GOP Lawmakers Who Voted To Overturn The Election

Unions Gave Money To GOP Lawmakers Who Voted To Overturn The Election

Ever since former President Donald Trump inspired a deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, corporations have wrestled with whether or not to give money to the GOP lawmakers who... Read more »
Biden wants a drug pricing plan. Who’s going to write it? 

Biden wants a drug pricing plan. Who’s going to write it? 

You’re reading the web edition of D.C. Diagnosis, STAT’s weekly newsletter about the politics and policy of health and medicine. Sign up here to receive it in your inbox. It’s official: Medicare must now... Read more »
Lin Wood, Sidney Powell Could Face Penalties Over Michigan Election Case

Lin Wood, Sidney Powell Could Face Penalties Over Michigan Election Case

DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge considering whether to order sanctions against some of former President Donald Trump’s lawyers spent hours Monday drilling into details about an unsuccessful lawsuit that challenged Michigan’s... Read more »