Now that the Biden White House has restored weekday press briefings, what about access to the president? Zeke Miller, president of the White House Correspondents’ Association, says press conferences will be a crucial way to “hear directly from the president and challenge the president on his thinking.” He also urges the administration to bring back regular briefings at the Pentagon, the CDC and many federal agencies.
CNN’s Brianna Keilar sounds off on former White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany for claiming that the Trump administration expected a “peaceful” rally on January 6, the day rioters attempted to stop the election certification by breaching the US Capitol.
The United States could help pay for transportation, healthcare, legal services, and career and educational programs for migrant families separated under former President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" border strategy, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said on Monday. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
During a White House press briefing, U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said it was a "moral imperative" to reunite families separated under former President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" border strategy, and said the Biden administration will consider bringing deported parents back to the United States.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said the chamber was due to take up, as early as Wednesday, President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill that passed last weekend by the House of Representatives.
Russia and China are increasing their influence by distributing vaccines in Latin America. The Biden Administration recently refused a request to share part of its supply with Mexico. CNN’s Matt Rivers reports from Mexico City.
A man who was diagnosed with a one-in-a-million disease more than 20 years ago received his Covid vaccine from the same “guardian angel” doctor who saved his life when he was younger.Andy Barr, 44, was diagnosed with Goodpasture syndrome – an autoimmune disease in which antibodies attack the kidney and lungs – when he was 21, thanks to a doctor who by chance was doing a rotation at the Gloucester Royal hospital where he was being treated.
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CNN’s John Avlon examines why President Joe Biden’s Covid-19 relief package, which had a 68% approval rating according to a Quinnipiac University poll, didn’t secure a single Republican vote in the House.
The United States is expected to impose sanctions to punish Russia for the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny as early as Tuesday, two sources familiar with the matter said. Flora Bradley-Watson reports.
In a new interview with CBS, Dr. Deborah Birx says she saw Trump “presenting graphs that I never made” and laments “parallel data streams.” Dr. Seema Yasmin reacts to Birx’s “apology tour” by saying it’s “frustrating” and “painful” to hear former officials only speaking out after the end of the Trump administration.