Biden’s soft-touch with Manchin, Sinema frustrates Democrats

Biden’s soft-touch with Manchin, Sinema frustrates Democrats

This post was originally published on this siteA growing number of Senate Democrats are getting impatient with President Biden’s kid-love approach to negotiating with Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.).Biden’s approach has involved a lot of facetime and personal attention,…

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Fishing industry worries Biden offshore wind effort will cost jobs

Fishing industry worries Biden offshore wind effort will cost jobs

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration’s push to expand offshore wind development is pitting advocates for commercial fishing against the renewable energy industry. The former is concerned about potential disruptions to their business, while the latter is…

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White House puts together climate finance strategy

White House puts together climate finance strategy

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House on Friday laid out a roadmap for how it will protect the economy from climate risks. In its “Roadmap to Build a Climate-Resilient Economy”, the Biden administration characterized climate-related risks as balling into two…

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Biden admin plans to restart Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy in mid-November

Biden admin plans to restart Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy in mid-November

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden had ended “Remain in Mexico,” calling it inhumane due to the violence migrant asylum seekers faced while waiting in Mexico for court dates.

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Biden’s approval rating has fallen. Pollsters say there’s one way to bounce back.

Biden’s approval rating has fallen. Pollsters say there’s one way to bounce back.

This post was originally published on this site“Voters are looking for a return on what they were promised,” said Jeff Horwitt, a Democratic pollster who co-conducts the NBC News poll.

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North Korea’s Kim Jong-un says US is ‘root cause’ of instability on peninsula

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un says US is ‘root cause’ of instability on peninsula

This post was originally published on this site North Korean leader Kim Jong has blamed the United States for tensions on the peninsula and accused the South of hypocrisy, state media reported Tuesday, as he opened an exhibition showcasing his nuclear-armed country’s weapons. The US is the “root cause” of...

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As Biden’s vaccinate-or-test mandate approaches, questions arise over enforcement

As Biden’s vaccinate-or-test mandate approaches, questions arise over enforcement

This post was originally published on this siteThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration was already a strained agency before the president announced the new requirement.

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Cutting climate programs may be harder than other things as Biden trims his bill

Cutting climate programs may be harder than other things as Biden trims his bill

This post was originally published on this site President Biden is urging Democrats to embrace incremental progress as the party negotiates down a broad spending bill. He may not have that option when it comes to its major climate policies. (Image credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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What Biden plans to do differently when it comes to trade with China

What Biden plans to do differently when it comes to trade with China

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin speaks with Ambassador Katherine Tai, who serves as the U.S. Trade Representative, about the Biden administration’s trade policy with regards to China.

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Schumer: Congress needs to raise debt ceiling by end of the week

Schumer: Congress needs to raise debt ceiling by end of the week

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said on Monday that Congress needs to get a bill raising the debt ceiling to President Biden’s desk by the end of the week, an ambitious timeline given an entrenched stalemate …

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