Biden Administration Extends Travel Restrictions At US, Canada Border

Biden Administration Extends Travel Restrictions At US, Canada Border

The Biden Administration is extending non-essential travel restrictions at the U.S. and Canada border until August 21. This announcement comes only days after Canada announced it would reopen its border to vaccinated... 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 »
Jewish Republicans must continue to reject antisemitism on the Right

Jewish Republicans must continue to reject antisemitism on the Right

Last month, a flyer began circulating for a fundraising event featuring far-right extremist Nick Fuentes honoring Arizona Republican Congressman Paul Gosar. Fuentes, an avowed antisemite and racist, once compared the number of... Read more »
Biden to tap former ambassador to France as his ambassador to the UK after lengthy search

Biden to tap former ambassador to France as his ambassador to the UK after lengthy search

Hartley, the former US ambassador to France, has not been officially named as Biden’s choice for ambassador to the Court of St. James, but the decision has been made internally, the source... Read more »
California Men Charged With Planning To Bomb Democratic HQ : NPR

California Men Charged With Planning To Bomb Democratic HQ : NPR

Two men have been indicted for allegedly planning an attack on Democratic Party headquarters in Sacramento, Calif., pictured here in April 2020. Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption toggle... Read more »
Jack Reed: Biden made ‘the best of many poor choices’ on Afghanistan

Jack Reed: Biden made ‘the best of many poor choices’ on Afghanistan

Reed said Sunday that if Biden had followed through on the Trump administration’s plan to withdraw troops by May 1 — in a deal with the Taliban that neglected to include the... Read more »
Biden administration bars ICE from detaining pregnant or nursing women

Biden administration bars ICE from detaining pregnant or nursing women

Citing a commitment to making the U.S. immigration system more “humane,” the Biden administration announced Friday that it barred Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from detaining pregnant or nursing women, absent... Read more »
How Democracy Could Die in 2024, and How to Save It

How Democracy Could Die in 2024, and How to Save It

The greatest threat to American democracy today is not a repeat of January 6, but the possibility of a stolen presidential election. Contemporary democracies that die meet their end at the ballot... Read more »
Joe Biden To Make Good On His Afghanistan Promise By Aug. 31

Joe Biden To Make Good On His Afghanistan Promise By Aug. 31

President Joe Biden said Thursday that he will achieve his goal of ending America’s 20-year military campaign in Afghanistan, the country’s longest-running war, by Aug. 31. Once U.S. forces and equipment are fully... Read more »
Biden condemns assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise

Biden condemns assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he departs the White House in Washington, U.S., July 7, 2021. Kevin Lemarque | Reuters President Joe Biden condemned the assassination of Haitian President... Read more »