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Joe Biden

Senate approves $1.9 trillion stimulus bill

Sarah Tew/CNET For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. The US Senate has approved the $1.9 trillion stimulus package, which includes a third stimulus check -- of up to $1,400 -- and extended benefits for families and small businesses. The Senate voted Saturday…
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March 6, 2021
Joe Biden

COVID-19 vaccine supplies are on the rise in the US

The US government is feeling optimistic about vaccines. By the end of May, it should have enough to vaccinate every adult in the country, President Joe Biden said on Tuesday. Not only that, but Americans are feeling pretty good about the vaccine, too. About 69 percent of Americans had either…
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March 6, 2021
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Joe Biden’s $1.9tn stimulus bill hits hurdle in Senate

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March 6, 2021
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Does Biden Want Less War or Just War With More Rules?

A clandestine airstrike here, a little diplomacy there, a wink and a nudge to America’s favorite Saudi failson dictator, and some paeans to democratic accountability at home—President Joe Biden’s foreign policy is taking shape. If you believe the soothing platitudes emanating from the new administration, this will be a restrained,…
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March 5, 2021
Joe Biden

Pence Is Still Pushing Trump’s Big Lie

It’s been almost two months since former Vice President Mike Pence narrowly escaped a violent mob of Trump supporters in the Capitol building that wanted to lynch him for betraying the former president. Pence largely stayed quiet in the days and weeks that followed. He made an appearance at President…
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March 4, 2021
Joe Biden

The Unnatural Endurance of Bipartisanship

Joe Biden ran for president promising to “revive” the spirit of bipartisanship, put an end to factional battles, and bring Americans together after an era of painful division. Yet faced with an intransigent, extremist Republican Party that has little to gain from compromise, such a vision of politics seems quaint…
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March 4, 2021