Harris to meet with Democratic state attorneys general on abortion rights

Harris to meet with Democratic state attorneys general on abortion rights

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Harris will meet with Democratic attorneys general from seven states on Thursday about abortion rights as the White House prepares for a Supreme Court ruling overturning the landmark abortion ruling Roe v. Wade. Harris will meet with attorneys general from Wisconsin,...

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Harris to meet with Amazon, Starbucks organizers

Harris to meet with Amazon, Starbucks organizers

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Harris will meet with a collection of labor groups at the White House on Thursday, including representatives from the Amazon Labor Union and Starbucks Workers United. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh will also be at the meeting featuring ALU President Christian Smalls...

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What the White House’s actions on medical debt could mean for consumers

What the White House’s actions on medical debt could mean for consumers

This post was originally published on this site The Biden administration announced new measures to ease the financial burden of high medical bills. Here’s how the measures can help and what’s still missing to protect patients. (Image credit: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Harris’ national security adviser to step down

Harris’ national security adviser to step down

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Kamala Harris’ national security adviser, Nancy McEldowney, is stepping down from her role and will be succeeded by her deputy, Phil Gordon, the vice president’s office announced Monday.

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Biden sends Harris to Poland and Romania amid global crisis

Biden sends Harris to Poland and Romania amid global crisis

This post was originally published on this siteThe vice president will promise aid and support to Eastern European allies as part of an urgent effort to keep NATO united. Despite overall agreement, rifts may loom on how best to aid Ukraine militarily.

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Harris faces the most critical foreign trip of her young vice presidency

Harris faces the most critical foreign trip of her young vice presidency

This post was originally published on this siteWhen Vice President Kamala Harris enters the famed Hotel Bayerischer Hof on Friday in Munich, she’ll do so under the largest international gaze of her career.

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White House workers’ task force releases pro-union recommendations in new report

White House workers’ task force releases pro-union recommendations in new report

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House workers’ task force, which is chaired by Vice President Kamala Harris, publicly released a report Monday that offers nearly 70 recommendations to promote pro-union policies and practices in the federal government.

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Vice President Harris looks for a fresh start on migration issues in Honduras

Vice President Harris looks for a fresh start on migration issues in Honduras

This post was originally published on this site The fact that Vice President Harris is even attending the inauguration is a sign of the importance the White House is placing on finding a partner in the fight against root causes of migration. (Image credit: Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images)

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Harris heading to Honduras under pressure to find a reliable partner in Northern Triangle

Harris heading to Honduras under pressure to find a reliable partner in Northern Triangle

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Kamala Harris will lead a delegation to Honduras this week to attend the historic inauguration of President-elect Xiomara Castro, looking for additional buy-in to achieve her fraught task of addressing the root causes of migration to the US southern border.

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Harris’ new communications director apologizes for tweets on ‘undocumented folks’

Harris’ new communications director apologizes for tweets on ‘undocumented folks’

This post was originally published on this siteVice President Kamala Harris’ newly announced communications director Jamal Simmons is apologizing for decade-old tweets on “undocumented folks” that resurfaced after news of his appointment.

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