Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

Eight senators ask Biden to reverse course on Trump-era solar tariffs

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) led a bipartisan group of eight senators Thursday asking President Biden not to extend Trump-era tariffs on imported solar panels.The Section 201 tariffs, set to expire Feb. 6, have cost more than 62,000 American clean…

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Indiana considers approving ivermectin to treat COVID-19 despite FDA warnings: Live updates

Indiana considers approving ivermectin to treat COVID-19 despite FDA warnings: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteAn Indiana lawmaker wants to block health care providers from discouraging use of anti-parasite medicine ivermectin to treat COVID-19. Latest updates.     

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Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

Existing-Home Sales Reached a 15-Year High in 2021

This post was originally published on this siteExisting-home sales rose 8.5% last year from a year earlier to 6.12 million, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday.

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Swalwell slams House Republican for touting funding in bill she voted down

Swalwell slams House Republican for touting funding in bill she voted down

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) slammed Rep. Ashley Hinson (R-Iowa) on Thursday for touting funding lawmakers secured to improve locks and dams in her home state that was tucked away in a sweeping $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill she…

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Russia accuses West of planning Ukraine ‘provocations’

Russia accuses West of planning Ukraine ‘provocations’

This post was originally published on this siteRussia accused the West of staging “provocations” in Ukraine amid new alarms over the impending threat of a Russian attack.Maria Zakharova, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, said that the recent fears expressed by officials from…

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US approves transfer of American weapons from allies to Ukraine

US approves transfer of American weapons from allies to Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteThe State Department told Congress that it has approved export licenses for Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, which will allow the countries to transfer US-origin weapons to Ukraine, according to an administration official, a State Department official and a congressional aide familiar with the...

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Fact check: A look at Biden’s first year in false claims

Fact check: A look at Biden’s first year in false claims

This post was originally published on this siteWhen President Joe Biden passingly said in a voting rights speech last week that he had been “arrested” in the context of the civil rights movement — even suggesting this had happened more than once — it was a classic Biden false claim:...

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FBI and Texas Democrats Rep. Henry Cuellar confirm ‘investigation’ involving Cuellar, offer few details

FBI and Texas Democrats Rep. Henry Cuellar confirm ‘investigation’ involving Cuellar, offer few details

FBI and Texas Democrats Rep. Henry Cuellar confirm ‘investigation’ involving Cuellar, offer few details

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5 significant bills and 5 executive orders Biden signed in his first year

5 significant bills and 5 executive orders Biden signed in his first year

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden took the oath of office a year ago with the country facing challenges not seen in generations.

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Economists Expect Jobless Claims to Remain at Low Levels

Economists Expect Jobless Claims to Remain at Low Levels

This post was originally published on this siteThe Omicron surge is disrupting businesses, but the latest weekly report on Initial claims for unemployment benefits isn’t expected to end a stretch of very low numbers.

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