A brief history of UFOs and Congress

A brief history of UFOs and Congress

This post was originally published on this siteUFOs are finally having a moment. In Congress that is.

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Gas Prices Break Record for Third Time in 2022

Gas Prices Break Record for Third Time in 2022

This post was originally published on this site U.S. gas prices have broken records for a third time in 2022, according to AAA. The national average hit $4.52 on Tuesday, 15 cents higher than the all-time high hit last Tuesday. The record was broken for the first time in March...

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Biden administration makes 8 more free Covid tests available to US households

Biden administration makes 8 more free Covid tests available to US households

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is opening CovidTests.gov for a third round of orders while reiterating its calls on Congress to act on additional Covid response funding.

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Zelensky, German chancellor discuss war, sanctions

Zelensky, German chancellor discuss war, sanctions

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Tuesday that he spoke to German Chancellor Olaf Scholz about the ongoing war with Russia and further actions that can be taken against Moscow. “Held productive talks with @Bundeskanzler. Discussed the situation on the frontline, further pressure...

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7 things to watch in Pennsylvania, North Carolina and other primaries Tuesday

7 things to watch in Pennsylvania, North Carolina and other primaries Tuesday

This post was originally published on this sitePrimaries on Tuesday will test how far Republican voters are willing to go in embracing conservative candidates who could struggle to win in November’s general election.

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Powell starts second term with greatest challenge yet

Powell starts second term with greatest challenge yet

This post was originally published on this siteFederal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell battled a president who threatened to fire him, a once-in-a-century economic collapse, the uncertainty driven by COVID-19 and the high inflation it spurred during his first term leading the central bank. His second term isn’t looking any easier....

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US aid to Ukraine could hit $53B. Here’s what it covers, how it compares and who pays for it

US aid to Ukraine could hit $53B. Here’s what it covers, how it compares and who pays for it

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. is about to commit to Ukraine 3 times as much in federal tax dollars as its already spent. Here’s how it compares and what it would pay for.     

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Bernanke: Fed’s slow response to inflation was ‘mistake’

Bernanke: Fed’s slow response to inflation was ‘mistake’

This post was originally published on this siteFormer Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank made a “mistake” by responding too slowly to surging inflation. In a Monday interview with CNBC, Bernanke said the Fed should have started the process of hiking interest rates sooner than it did...

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US hits 1 million deaths from COVID-19

US hits 1 million deaths from COVID-19

This post was originally published on this siteThe United States has reached 1 million reported deaths from COVID-19, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a number that shows the shocking toll the virus has taken on the nation. The U.S. has had more deaths per...

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NATO chief says Ukraine can win war against Russia

NATO chief says Ukraine can win war against Russia

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine can win the war against Russia, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said during the security alliance’s meeting on Sunday. During a meeting in Berlin, Stoltenberg said Ukrainian forces were pushing Russia back from the eastern city of Kharkiv and have stalled their latest...

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