The Supreme Court Won’t Halt Texas’s Abortion Ban While The Justices Decide If Anyone Can Sue

The Supreme Court Won’t Halt Texas’s Abortion Ban While The Justices Decide If Anyone Can Sue

This post was originally published on this siteThe court will hear arguments on Nov. 1 on whether the Justice Department and abortion providers can sue Texas at all. View Entire Post ›

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Senate Democrats Aim To Protect Child Tax Credit In Case Of 2022 GOP Takeover

Senate Democrats Aim To Protect Child Tax Credit In Case Of 2022 GOP Takeover

This post was originally published on this site To the dismay of a large swath of Senate Democrats, they may only manage to extend the enhanced child tax credit another year in the reconciliation bill. Many are still fighting that possibility in favor of a longer run. Meanwhile, quietly, they’re...

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Biden taps Obama-era official to lead Fish and Wildlife Service

Biden taps Obama-era official to lead Fish and Wildlife Service

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden has nominated Martha Williams to lead the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) after she informally serving in the role since the start of the Biden administration.Williams was previously the director of the Montana Department of…

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Powell Says Supply-Side Constraints Are Creating More Inflation Risk

Powell Says Supply-Side Constraints Are Creating More Inflation Risk

This post was originally published on this siteFederal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated he is somewhat more concerned about higher inflation and said that the central bank would watch carefully for signs that households and businesses were expecting sustained price pressures to continue.

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Democrats press Biden admin to lift embassy ban on discussing gay marriage

Democrats press Biden admin to lift embassy ban on discussing gay marriage

This post was originally published on this siteMore than 60 House Democrats are calling on Secretary of State Antony Blinken to lift the State Department’s blanket ban on U.S. diplomats lobbying for gay

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Service-Sector Strength Aids Global Growth

Service-Sector Strength Aids Global Growth

This post was originally published on this siteSupply-chain bottlenecks persist, but an easing of the Delta variant of Covid-19 has boosted growth in the U.S., Japan and Australia.

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U.S. Budget Deficit Ends Fiscal Year Below Prior Year’s Record Level

U.S. Budget Deficit Ends Fiscal Year Below Prior Year’s Record Level

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. budget deficit reached $2.8 trillion in the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, below the record set the previous year, as the government tapered some spending tied to the coronavirus pandemic and revenues surged.

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West Virginians react to Sen. Manchin’s stance on Biden’s infrastructure bill

West Virginians react to Sen. Manchin’s stance on Biden’s infrastructure bill

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Joe Manchin (D, W.Va.) is reportedly pushing back on parts of President Biden’s infrastructure bill that would tackle climate change as well as the child tax credit. NBC News’ Cal Perry is in Charleston, West Virginia, to explain how the senator’s constituents...

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FDA Review of Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine for Kids Expected

FDA Review of Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine for Kids Expected

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. health regulators are expected to weigh in soon on the evidence for giving the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine to children 5 to 11 years old.

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Matt Gaetz suspended from practicing law: report

Matt Gaetz suspended from practicing law: report

This post was originally published on this site According to a report from the Daily Beast’s Jose Pagliery. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) is no longer entitled to practice law in his home state after having his license pulled by the state bar. The controversial lawmaker who is facing investigations at...

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