President Joe Biden is out to sustain the global alliance punishing Russia for its invasion of Ukraine as he embarks on a five-day trip to Europe as the 4-month-old war shows no sign of abating and its aftershocks to global food and energy supplies are deepening.
President Joe Biden signed the most sweeping gun control bill in decades. On Saturday, Biden said while the bill doesn't have everything he wanted, it includes actions he's long called for that are going to save lives.
On Thursday, the Supreme Court said that Americans have a right to carry firearms in public for self-defense, and on Friday the House sent President Joe Biden the first gun violence bill Congress has passed in decades.
Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said the Defense Production Act is a "tool" in the Biden administration's belt to address high gas prices. While speaking to reporters Wednesday, she said the administration has not drawn any lines in the sand at the moment in terms of invoking the defense law or other emergency measures.
Russia's Vladimir Putin unveiled a new scheme of international settlements, moving further away from the US financial system. In an address to the BRICS Business Forum Wednesday, he proposed a new reserve currency that will be used for payments in international trade.
As most of the country returns to normal, the Biden administration predicts another COVID-19 pandemic is on the horizon. The President recently promoted vaccines for infants while providing an ominous warning of what's yet to come.
Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee slammed Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) after the latest evidence of his lying to other members of Congress was revealed. On Tuesday, the GOP House Judiciary said Schiff lied about "evidence" of debunked russian collusion and he lied during Trump-Ukraine impeachment.
US Secretary of Treasury Janet Yellen recently appeared to shift the responsibility of dealing with inflation away from the White House. While speaking to reporters on Monday, she claimed the Federal Reserve is responsible for dealing with the American economy.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee released a new ad in which it states President Joe Biden and Senate Democrats are useless in the face of several crises facing America.
President Joe Biden is facing backlash for saying high gas prices are a "good opportunity" for the country to transition to green energy. While speaking to reporters at a Delaware beach Monday, he defended his approach to runaway inflation and his so-called "clean" energy policies.