Supreme Court Justices Sotomayor, Gorsuch push back on reports of dispute over mask wearing

Supreme Court Justices Sotomayor, Gorsuch push back on reports of dispute over mask wearing

This post was originally published on this siteThe joint statement from the two Supreme Court justices came a day after stories suggesting internal strife over mask wearing amid COVID-19.     

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Senior citizens are fuming that Medicare won’t pay for Covid-19 tests at retailers

Senior citizens are fuming that Medicare won’t pay for Covid-19 tests at retailers

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is requiring health insurers to cover the cost of home Covid-19 tests for most Americans with private insurance. However, Medicare is not subject to this requirement, so senior citizens and Americans with disabilities in the traditional Medicare program cannot get...

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US providing Ukraine with additional $200M in military aid amid tensions with Russia

US providing Ukraine with additional $200M in military aid amid tensions with Russia

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration has reportedly approved an additional $200 million in defensive security assistance to Ukraine amid its tensions with Russia, which the U.S. says could attack its former territory on “very short notice.”The aid was…

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Plans to close all but one polling place in a rural Georgia county reverberate through a battleground state

Plans to close all but one polling place in a rural Georgia county reverberate through a battleground state

This post was originally published on this siteVoting rights activists are closely monitoring takeovers of local election boards in a state that helped decide the presidency and control of the Senate in 2020.

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Everytown endorses Reps. McBath and Newman in primaries

Everytown endorses Reps. McBath and Newman in primaries

This post was originally published on this siteEverytown for Gun Safety endorsed Democratic Reps. Lucy McBath and Marie Newman on Wednesday over the Democratic incumbents they’re challenging in two pivotal primaries of the 2022 election cycle.

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USPS on the hook for White House’s free Covid-19 test deliveries

USPS on the hook for White House’s free Covid-19 test deliveries

This post was originally published on this siteThe US Postal Service says it’s prepared to deliver the first 500 million home Covid-19 tests to homes across the US. But USPS is facing problems, with communities in several states dealing with mail delays because of Omicron.

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Biden administration to defend controversial Trump-era border policy in court

Biden administration to defend controversial Trump-era border policy in court

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration will be in court Wednesday defending the use of a controversial Trump-era policy that’s resulted in more than 1 million expulsions of migrants arrested at the US-Mexico border.

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Biden administration to ship free 400 million N95 masks across the US starting this week

Biden administration to ship free 400 million N95 masks across the US starting this week

This post was originally published on this siteBiden’s administration plans to begin shipping the free masks this week so they’ll be available late next week, as the omicron surge breaks records.     

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