• Twitter bans MyPillow CEO By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    TWITTER BANS MYPILLOW CEO

    Twitter has pulled the plug on the account of MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell. A spokesperson for Twitter said, "This account was suspended...

    Election, Donald Trump
  • McConnell agrees to allow Senate power-sharing to move forward By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    MCCONNELL AGREES TO ALLOW SENATE POWER-SHARING TO MOVE FORWARD

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell backed down from his demand that any Senate power-sharing agreement include protections for...

    Democrats
  • Trump sends a message to Senate Republicans ahead of his trial By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    TRUMP SENDS A MESSAGE TO SENATE REPUBLICANS AHEAD OF HIS TRIAL

    A top political aide to former President Donald Trump spent the weekend quietly reassuring Republican senators that the president has...

    Republicans, Donald Trump
  • New virus variants threaten Biden's pandemic plans By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    NEW VIRUS VARIANTS THREATEN BIDEN'S PANDEMIC PLANS

    The Biden administration is rushing to prevent the spread of new strains of the coronavirus that scientists worry could be more transmissible...

    Travel, Europ, Donald Trump
  • Move underway to oust Lin Wood from libel suit By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    MOVE UNDERWAY TO OUST LIN WOOD FROM LIBEL SUIT

    Lin Wood, the prominent Atlanta attorney who filed a series of suits disputing President Donald Trump's loss in last year's election...

    Election, Donald Trump
  • Longer days and Saturday classes: States explore costly ways to heal learning loss By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    LONGER DAYS AND SATURDAY CLASSES: STATES EXPLORE COSTLY WAYS TO HEAL LEARNING LOSS

    A group of governors and state education officials are pressing schools to lengthen their days, boost summertime instruction and upgrade...

    Finance
  • Trump's second impeachment trial launches with questions over witnesses By Politico   -   Jan 26, 2021

    TRUMP'S SECOND IMPEACHMENT TRIAL LAUNCHES WITH QUESTIONS OVER WITNESSES

    For the first time in its 232-year history, the Senate is putting a former president on trial for impeachment charges - and no one...

    Donald Trump, Democrats
  • Yellen confirmed as Treasury chief with more economic aid at top of agenda By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    YELLEN CONFIRMED AS TREASURY CHIEF WITH MORE ECONOMIC AID AT TOP OF AGENDA

    The Senate on Monday voted overwhelmingly to confirm Janet Yellen as Treasury secretary, putting her in a pivotal role to shepherd...

    Economy, Finance, Congress
  • By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    BIDEN SETS SIGHTS ON 1.5 MILLION VACCINATIONS A DAY

    President Joe Biden said on Monday he was eyeing a more ambitious target for daily coronavirus vaccinations as parts of the country...

    U.S.
  • Manchin emphatic he 'will not vote' to kill the filibuster By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    MANCHIN EMPHATIC HE 'WILL NOT VOTE' TO KILL THE FILIBUSTER

    As the Senate sits in a standoff over the future of the filibuster, Joe Manchin doesn't know how he can be any clearer. “If I haven't...

    Republicans, Democrats, Congress
  • Banks press Treasury, SBA to fix 'systemic' small business loan glitches By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    BANKS PRESS TREASURY, SBA TO FIX 'SYSTEMIC' SMALL BUSINESS LOAN GLITCHES

    Banks on Monday warned the Biden administration that the restart of the government's massive small business rescue program is facing...

  • Stop the Steal organizer charged in Capitol riot By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    STOP THE STEAL ORGANIZER CHARGED IN CAPITOL RIOT

    A prominent activist in the Stop the Steal movement who spoke at a rally held by backers of President Donald Trump in Washington the...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    BIDEN ADMINISTRATION RAMPING UP EFFORTS TO PUT HARRIET TUBMAN ON $20 BILL

    President Joe Biden is looking to resume work to redesign the $20 bill to feature abolitionist Harriet Tubman. “The Treasury Department...

    Barack Obama
  • Poll: Majority of Americans support Trump impeachment and conviction By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    POLL: MAJORITY OF AMERICANS SUPPORT TRUMP IMPEACHMENT AND CONVICTION

    A majority of Americans support the second impeachment of former President Donald Trump and want to see him convicted in the Senate...

    Republicans, Donald Trump, Democrats
  • Former Christie aide Bridget Anne Kelly, known for role in Bridgegate, running for office By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    FORMER CHRISTIE AIDE BRIDGET ANNE KELLY, KNOWN FOR ROLE IN BRIDGEGATE, RUNNING FOR OFFICE

    Bridget Anne Kelly, a former aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie whose conviction in the Bridgegate scandal was overturned...

    U.S., Running, Republicans, Democrats
  • Watchdog to probe election-related intrigue at Justice Department By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    WATCHDOG TO PROBE ELECTION-RELATED INTRIGUE AT JUSTICE DEPARTMENT

    The Justice Department's internal watchdog announced Monday that it has launched an investigation into whether top officials at the...

    U.S., Election, Donald Trump
  • Opinion | Unemployment Is Much Worse Than You Think - Here's Why By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    OPINION | UNEMPLOYMENT IS MUCH WORSE THAN YOU THINK - HERE'S WHY

    We all know that millions of Americans are out of work. But how many, and where? For decades, we've been relying on the unemployment...

    Market, Health, Economy
  • Newsom lifts stay-at-home orders across California By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    NEWSOM LIFTS STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS ACROSS CALIFORNIA

    SACRAMENTO - Gov. Gavin Newsom lifted stay-at-home orders statewide Monday, allowing restaurants to reopen for outdoor dining and salons...

    Health
  • Biden repeals Trump-era ban on transgender military service By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    BIDEN REPEALS TRUMP-ERA BAN ON TRANSGENDER MILITARY SERVICE

    President Joe Biden repealed the ban on transgender troops serving in the military on Monday, rolling back an order from former President...

    Donald Trump
  • By Politico   -   Jan 25, 2021

    XI WARNS BIDEN AND EU NOT TO REIGNITE COLD WAR