Governors Furious That Promised Federal Vaccine 'Reserves' Are Already Gone

Governors Furious That Promised Federal Vaccine ‘Reserves’ Are Already Gone

Governors were livid Friday to learn that reserves of COVID-19 vaccinations promised by the federal government don’t actually exist. The vaccine reserves had already been depleted when Health and Human Services Secretary... Read more »
Biden picks up the ball to deliver coronavirus relief

Biden picks up the ball to deliver coronavirus relief

‘We have to move heaven and earth’ In a speech to the nation, President-elect Joe Biden outlined plans on Thursday night for an expanded federal role to directly confront the coronavirus pandemic,... Read more »
Trump Gets A Painful Reminder Of His Loss To Biden Right Outside His Window

Trump Gets A Painful Reminder Of His Loss To Biden Right Outside His Window

Washington, D.C., is preparing for next week’s inauguration ― and President Donald Trump is going to find one sign of the transition very hard to ignore. That’s because it’s an actual sign... Read more »
As His Predecessor Is Impeached, Biden Tries to Stay Above the Fray

As His Predecessor Is Impeached, Biden Tries to Stay Above the Fray

WASHINGTON — His fellow Democrats are red hot with rage after the assault on the Capitol, but President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has maintained a studied cool, staying largely removed from the... Read more »
Rep. Tim Ryan Says Capitol Police Leadership Not Being Transparent With Lawmakers

Rep. Tim Ryan Says Capitol Police Leadership Not Being Transparent With Lawmakers

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) said Wednesday that he’s “having a hell of a time getting information out of the Capitol Police leadership” in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 insurrection. The congressman... Read more »
Inside Joe Biden’s plan to avoid a midterm ‘shellacking’

Inside Joe Biden’s plan to avoid a midterm ‘shellacking’

In preparation for the 2022 midterms, the president-elect is fusing his political operation with the Democratic National Committee. He is also considering sending a top communications staffer — among those discussed are... Read more »
Cori Bush Condemns Republicans Who Skirted Metal Detectors At U.S. Capitol

Cori Bush Condemns Republicans Who Skirted Metal Detectors At U.S. Capitol

Rep. Cori Bush (D-Mo.) lambasted her Republican colleagues who refused to follow new safety rules at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday, saying lawmakers who refused to use new metal detectors to do... Read more »
Security tightens around the Capitol ahead of Biden inauguration amid 'increased threat'

Security tightens around the Capitol ahead of Biden inauguration amid ‘increased threat’

WASHINGTON — House Democrats briefed on security preparations ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration said Tuesday there is an “increased threat” to the Capitol — and that officials are working to combat... Read more »
House Moving Ahead With Trump Impeachment

House Moving Ahead With Trump Impeachment

WASHINGTON ― House Democrats announced on a private call Monday that their chamber will vote to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time on Wednesday, one week after the Jan. 6... Read more »
Racial leaders skeptical of Biden's police panel

Racial leaders skeptical of Biden’s police panel

Several racial justice leaders remain skeptical of a police oversight panel being formed by the Biden transition team, and one leading Black Lives Matter activist turned down an offer to be part... Read more »