When Dr Rochelle Walensky stepped up to lead the CDC, she promised to keep telling the truth — even when it’s bad news. Kaiser Health News
This ill-advised attack, at a delicate moment in U.S.-Iran relations, sends exactly the wrong signal to the world
The U.S. coronavirus relief bill is massive and moving through Congress on party-line votes. Stimulus payments and public health are just the start.
The House will vote on President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package Friday, just days after the U.S. 500,000 deaths from the coronavirus.
The Senate postponed two votes for cabinet nominee Neera Tanden on Wednesday. Opponents have blasted her controversial tweets, including calling Sen. Mitch McConnell “Voldemort” and claiming that Russia helped Bernie Sanders’ campaign.
“This is not a coronavirus bill,” Kennedy said. “This is a left of Lenin, neo-socialist wish list. I mean it’s just … it is chock full of spending porn.”
A single change could keep thousands of businesses alive.
The new president’s bipartisan instincts may be overridden by the need to improve Americans’ lives quickly and tangibly.
A potent mix of extreme poverty, lack of infrastructure and poor data in the 13-state region is evidence that President Joe Biden’s dream of closing the broadband gap faces tremendous hurdles.
Rationalizations, excuses, justifications — anything to safeguard the president from criticism.