Biden heads to Minnesota to sell infrastructure law

Biden heads to Minnesota to sell infrastructure law

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden heads to Minnesota on Tuesday to tout the benefits of his new bipartisan infrastructure law as the focus turns now to how the massive piece of legislation will be implemented.

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CDC says all adults should get booster due to omicron variant: Latest COVID-19 updates

CDC says all adults should get booster due to omicron variant: Latest COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteThe omicron variant causes the CDC to change its guidance on booster shots and unvaccinated federal workers get to keep their jobs for now. Updates.     

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Most employers will require workers to get COVID shots, survey shows

Most employers will require workers to get COVID shots, survey shows

This post was originally published on this siteA survey finds the majority of U.S. employers will require employees to get COVID-19 vaccinations; few workers are quitting over the mandate.     

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America’s Power Plants Are Low on Coal

America’s Power Plants Are Low on Coal

This post was originally published on this siteCoal piles at power plants have dwindled to their lowest point since the 1970s, and the race to build up inventories ahead of heating season has sent domestic thermal coal prices to their highest levels in more than a decade.

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This Ohio Democrat Says He’s a Champion of the Working Class. Now, He’s Backing a Tax Break for Coastal Millionaires.

This Ohio Democrat Says He’s a Champion of the Working Class. Now, He’s Backing a Tax Break for Coastal Millionaires.

This post was originally published on this site Ohio congressman Tim Ryan (D.), who has fashioned himself as a champion of the working class, is throwing his weight behind a proposal that undercuts that image: a massive tax break for coastal millionaires that he once called “bullshit.” In a Nov....

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Meet Biden’s ‘climate cabinet’: A who’s who of 9 senior officials tackling climate change

Meet Biden’s ‘climate cabinet’: A who’s who of 9 senior officials tackling climate change

This post was originally published on this siteAs Democrats move to enact $550 billion in climate spending, Biden officials are organizing to distribute the funds across the US.     

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Stocks rebound after omicron emergence shook market

Stocks rebound after omicron emergence shook market

This post was originally published on this siteStocks rebounded Monday morning and shook off some of the heavy losses driven by the emergence of the omicron variant of coronavirus.The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened Monday with a gain of 368 points, rising almost 1.1 percent after closing…

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US needs weeks to learn about omicron’s transmissibility, Dr. Fauci says: COVID-19 updates

US needs weeks to learn about omicron’s transmissibility, Dr. Fauci says: COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteThe US needs weeks to learn more about the omicron variant and the WHO tries to create an international treaty for future pandemic responses. Updates.     

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Supreme Court to hear landmark abortion case this week

Supreme Court to hear landmark abortion case this week

This post was originally published on this siteThe justices will hear arguments Wednesday over a Mississippi law that bans abortion after 15 weeks in a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade.The case poses the clearest test yet of the 6-3 conservative court’s trajectory. Conservatives and anti-…

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Amazon Expands Delivery Network to Handle Holiday Crunch

Amazon Expands Delivery Network to Handle Holiday Crunch

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon has blanketed the country with more than 450 new facilities used to store, sort and ship items, doubling down on a logistics empire that aims to deliver items in one day or less, and increasingly without the help of third-party shippers.

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