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Biden administration prepares new rules placing stricter enforcement parameters on ICE

February 18, 2021

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement is preparing to roll out new guidelines that would curtail enforcement measures, focusing more narrowly on immigrants who pose a national security, border security or public safety risk, according to draft interim guidance obtained by CNN. The new guidance was prompted by an executive order signed by President Joe Biden shortly after taking office […]

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President Joe Biden optimistic on reopening of elementary schools

February 17, 2021

 President Joe Biden is promising a majority of elementary schools will be open five days a week by the end of his first 100 days in office, restating his original goal after his administration came under fire when aides said schools would be considered open if they held in-person learning just one day a week. […]

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President Biden continues to push $15 federal minimum wage

February 17, 2021

President Biden reaffirmed his support for raising the federal minimum wage — gradually — to $15 an hour at CNN’s town hall on Tuesday. While he acknowledged that increasing the wage could squeeze some employers, he pointed to economists and studies that say the impact would be minor. Plus, the President argued, it would help those […]

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Dominion’s lawsuit against former President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani

January 25, 2021

Dominion Voting Systems has sued former President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani for defamation after he pushed the “Big Lie” about election fraud on his podcast and TV appearances.

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President Biden’s authority is on the line already in first full week of administration

January 25, 2021

As his first full week in the White House begins, Joe Biden already faces critical early tests of a presidency premised on political compromise and uniting Washington to fight the pandemic. The President’s team Sunday appealed for two things that may ultimately be elusive: time to stand up an aggressive attempt to finally turn around the Covid-19 nightmare […]

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January 21, 2021

President Biden’s team asked US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome to step down US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams said Wednesday that he has been asked to leave his role as the nation’s top doctor by President Joe Biden’s team. “I’ve been asked by the Biden team to step down as Surgeon General. It’s been the […]

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President Trump is taking names of Republicans who voted against him during the House impeachment

January 16, 2021

President Trump has been demanding to know which Republicans voted against him during the House impeachment and whether those lawmakers could be primaried during the 2022 midterms, a source familiar with the comments confirms to CNN.   As CNN has reported, Trump has been railing against Republicans at the state and federal level who have refused […]

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Fifth House Republican Abandons Trump and Backs Impeachment

January 13, 2021

With one week left in his presidency, a growing cohort of Republican lawmakers are finally summoning up the courage to condemn President Donald Trump. Late Tuesday, Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) became the fifth House Republican to say she will back Democratic efforts to impeach the president following last week’s riot at the Capitol. In […]

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China denies UK forced labor allegations

January 13, 2021

China’s government has strongly denied allegations by Britain that forced labor and other human rights violations are being committed against Uighur Muslims in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announced a plan on Tuesday to tighten rules to rid the supply chain of products linked to the forced labor of Uighur […]

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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell says he does not considers himself a Republican

January 11, 2021

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell said Sunday he is no longer a Republican following the deadly insurrection at the US Capitol incited by President Donald Trump and criticized the party for supporting his behavior. “They did, and that’s why I can no longer call myself a fellow Republican. I’m not a fellow of anything right now. […]

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