(CNN) The Biden administration has secured agreements for Mexico, Honduras, and Guatemala to tighten their borders and stem the flow of migration, Special Assistant to the President for Immigration for the Domestic Policy Council Tyler Moran told MSNBC Mond...
(CNN) President Joe Biden will meet with a bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday afternoon to discuss his roughly $2 trillion jobs and infrastructure proposal, as he faces united Republican opposition to the plan and pressure from Democrats to move withou...
(CNN) The Biden administration is standing down on a campaign promise to create a White House-led commission and instead moving forward with its efforts toward passing police reform through legislative channels. Rice's statement comes in the wake of another...
(CNN) President Joe Biden's German shepherd, Major, will receive training after two biting incidents involving workers at the White House, according to first lady Jill Biden's spokesman. "Major, the Bidens' younger dog, will undergo some additional training...
The backlog includes nearly half a million applicants who are "documentarily qualified" and ready for interviews, according to a recent legal filing by the State Department. Backlogs in some immigrant-visa categories are 50 or even 100 times higher than the...
By contrast, Biden's administration has quickened the pace of vaccinations, setting another 24-hour record for reported doses administered. Not a single Republican in Congress, for instance, voted for Biden's pandemic relief plan and the prospects for GOP b...
(CNN) Rep. Matt Gaetz, whom federal authorities are currently investigating for potential sex trafficking violations, was recently denied a meeting with Donald Trump at his Mar-a-Lago estate as the ex-President and his allies continue to distance themselves...
Washington (CNN) Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, called allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz "sickening" on Sunday, but stopped short of calling for the resignation of the Florida Republican, who's facing a federal investigation into sex...
(CNN) Congress will return to Washington this week with a host of problems to address -- but no clear legislative paths to resolve any of them. On immigration , the two parties are at sharp odds over what to do about the growing crisis at the Southern borde...
(CNN) Ramsey Clark, the former US attorney general and legal activist, has died at the age of 93, his granddaughter told CNN. Clark died Friday at his home in New York, his granddaughter Taylor Clark said. Clark served as attorney general in President Lyndo...
(CNN) More than 240,000 of Wisconsin's lowest-income households could lose $50 million in pandemic food stamp benefits next month due to the ongoing power struggle between Democratic Gov. Tony Evers and the Republican-controlled state legislature. The Wisco...
Washington (CNN) Lawmakers in Maryland enacted a slate of police reform measures on Saturday by overriding Republican Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of the bills, bringing changes to the state that include limits to no-knock warrants, body camera requirements and...
(CNN) The highest-ranking Black lawmaker in Congress and a top Black state leader took aim Sunday at nation-wide Republican efforts to restrict voting access as a move that will suppress minority voting and imperil democracy in America. House Majority Whip...
In all, he estimates that he helped return about 50 completed absentee ballots to his local election office. Election officials targetedSome of the proposals take aim at election officials themselves. And the Iowa law signed in early March by Republican Gov...
Washington (CNN) Arkansas' Republican governor on Sunday knocked former President Donald Trump's recent attacks on top party leaders as "divisive" and unhelpful for elected GOP officials around the country. "Well, anything that is divisive is a concern and...
(CNN) Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on Sunday defended the Biden administration's broad definition of infrastructure in the American Jobs Plan, saying President Joe Biden is still aiming for Republican support for the plan while looking for progre...
Kim Janey, a Black woman who traces her roots in the city back generations, and even further to ancestors who fled slavery in the South, is now the city's mayor . She is now acting Boston mayor because President Joe Biden tapped Marty Walsh to serve in his...
To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here(CNN) There have been numerous stories in recent days about problems with the supply chain as the economy starts back up after last year's unprecedented shutdowns. A ketchup shortage caused by a lack of packets,...
(CNN) With sweeping economic recovery plans, President Joe Biden seeks his own legacy like the New Deal or Great Society. In multiple ways, Biden has used his first 100 days to reinforce the battered foundations of Obamacare. He exercised executive authorit...
(CNN) Amid an alarming surge in Covid-19 cases in Michigan , Gov. "That's the nature of this virus, the second we let our guard down it comes roaring back." Nationally, case numbers and hospitalizations rose last week compared with the previous seven-day pe...