Removing Masks Becomes the First Bipartisan Activity of Biden’s Washington

Removing Masks Becomes the First Bipartisan Activity of Biden’s Washington

But during a meeting on infrastructure, held in the Oval Office with a bipartisan group of senators earlier in the day, Mr. Biden removed his face covering. So did the lawmakers, Senator... Read more »
Biden says allowing fully vaccinated to go maskless indoors is a ‘great milestone’

Biden says allowing fully vaccinated to go maskless indoors is a ‘great milestone’

President Joe Biden trumpeted updated federal guidance for fully vaccinated populations Thursday while providing an update on the pandemic. People who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus no longer need to wear masks... Read more »
Voting Rights Bill Advances Over Republican Objections

Voting Rights Bill Advances Over Republican Objections

The For the People Act, a package of voting rights, campaign finance, redistricting and ethics reforms, took the next step toward a Senate floor vote after the Senate Rules Committee debated and... Read more »
Warren ‘fighting as hard as I can’ to nudge Joe Biden left; wants to help president succeed

Warren ‘fighting as hard as I can’ to nudge Joe Biden left; wants to help president succeed

“Joe Biden is running for re-election in 2024. My job right now is to help him succeed,” Warren, 71, said when asked if she would consider running for president again to ensure... Read more »
Trump plays BRUTAL compilation video of Kamala Harris, Joe Biden

Trump plays BRUTAL compilation video of Kamala Harris, Joe Biden

Yesterday at his rally in Reading, Pennsylvania, President Trump turned to a new rally staple: a compilation video of Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris talking about fracking and energy policy. source... Read more »
As Biden Shifts On Immigration, Some Advocates See Him Giving Up Without A Fight

As Biden Shifts On Immigration, Some Advocates See Him Giving Up Without A Fight

President Biden rolled out a proposal to overhaul the nation’s immigration system on his first day in office. But on Day 100, he shifted to talk about a more targeted, pragmatic approach. ... Read more »
Biden Raises Immigration Cap as Number of Unaccompanied Children Drops

Biden Raises Immigration Cap as Number of Unaccompanied Children Drops

On Monday, President Biden announced a plan to raise the county’s immigration cap from 15,000 to more than 62,000. It comes as border patrol appears to be processing immigrants more quickly. The... Read more »
#RisingQs: Will A Progressive Run Against Biden’s VP In 2024?

#RisingQs: Will A Progressive Run Against Biden’s VP In 2024?

This week on #RisingQs hosts Krystal Ball and Saagar Enjeti answer Rising fans’ questions about political commentators on the populist right, how the crisis response would differ if it wasn’t an election... Read more »
Asian Americans Are Severely Underrepresented In U.S. Elected Office

Asian Americans Are Severely Underrepresented In U.S. Elected Office

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are “extremely” underrepresented in elected office across the nation, according to a new report from the Reflective Democracy Campaign.  While AAPI people make up about 6% of... Read more »
1 million sign petition calling on Biden to cancel student debt

1 million sign petition calling on Biden to cancel student debt

Austin Hossfeld and his wife, Hayley. Photo: Austin Hossfeld Every day, Austin Hossfeld types the same words into Google: “Biden” and “student loans.” “A lot of the times, it’s the same articles,”... Read more »