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GOP opposition to state and local aid remains as Senate heads...

WASHINGTON — As Democrats seek to send President Joe Biden their latest $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill, federal lawmakers remain deeply divided on the question...

Big uptick in vaccine supplies for states expected soon

WASHINGTON — Executives from five COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers told Congress Tuesday that they expect to significantly boost the number of shots delivered to states...

U.S. Senate confirms Vilsack for a second stint as Agriculture Secretary;...

WASHINGTON—The Senate on Tuesday in a 92-7 vote confirmed former Iowa Gov. Tom Vilsack to run the U.S. Department of Agriculture for a second...

Lawmaker and gun-rights activist Boebert objects to ban on guns in...

WASHINGTON—A U.S. House of Representatives committee meeting devolved into taunts and lectures on Thursday when Republicans, including gun-loving U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, objected to...

As FL faces potential roadblocks for a $15 state minimum wage,...

Florida lawmakers are already looking to weaken the $15 state minimum wage plan approved by voters last year, but Congress and the new Biden...

Biden’s executive orders aren’t the problem. A broken Congress is

It was tough not to chuckle at a New York Times editorial last week chastising President Joe Biden for the barrage of executive orders that have gone flying...

President Biden urges a divided nation to ‘end this uncivil war’...

WASHINGTON — Calling on Americans to bridge the widening divisions in the country, Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States on...

Biden to take the oath of office with troops on guard...

WASHINGTON — Joe Biden is set to become the 46th president of the United States at noon, when he will take the oath of...

Missouri Republican to delay U.S. Senate confirmation of Biden’s pick for...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley will object to the rapid confirmation vote planned for President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Department of...

Biden rolls out $1.9 trillion emergency package to battle pandemic and...

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden is calling on Congress to approve a sweeping package for economic and pandemic relief with a price tag twice...

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