Published: July 28, 2021
LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP, Pa. - President Joe Biden on Wednesday proposed strengthening the federal governments Buy American rules in what the administration is calling an effort to bolster domestic manufacturing.
Published: July 08, 2021
WASHINGTON - With a massive ransomware attack last week intensifying pressure on the Biden administration to demonstrate it can curb the threat, top national security officials briefed the president Wednesday on the governments efforts to counter and blunt the impact of the costly, increasingly brazen assaults by Russia-based hackers.
Published: July 02, 2021
President Joe Biden on Thursday celebrated a victory in his drive to make corporations pay a larger share of the cost of government, as 130 countries endorsed a blueprint for a global minimum tax on giant businesses and pledged to work for final approval by the end of October.
Published: June 17, 2021
Three years after President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a summit that made administration officials cringe - as Trump continued to downplay Russias 2016 election interference and otherwise kept his own government out of the loop - Putin and President Joe Biden held their own summit Wednesday in Geneva.
Published: June 16, 2021
President Joe Biden warned U.S. allies this week theyre in a contest with "autocrats" around the world. Its one of the few things he and Russian President Vladimir Putin are likely to agree on when they meet on Wednesday.
Published: June 13, 2021
CARBIS BAY, England - President Joe Biden is asking leaders of other wealthy democracies to make a unified front against Chinas use of forced labor, arguing Saturday that a stronger line is a moral and practical imperative.
Published: June 11, 2021
ST. IVES, England - President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have different politics, different styles and some deep differences of opinion, including over Britains exit from the European Union.
Published: June 09, 2021
President Joe Bidens first overseas trip as president will focus on bolstering the availability of Western coronavirus vaccines abroad -- a bid to both counter China and calm tensions with allies whove been at odds with the U.S. over its hoarding of shots and intellectual property rights.
Published: April 23, 2021
WASHINGTON - In one of the most surreal summit meetings ever, President Joe Biden on Thursday hosted more than 40 world leaders in a bid to restore the United States damaged diplomatic reputation and to rally nations around the globe to make deeper cuts to greenhouse gas emissions.
Published: April 23, 2021
SEWARD, Alaska - Bixler McClures whale-watching tours in this popular port south of Anchorage are nearly sold out for June and July. Hes had so many emails and phone calls begging him for a spot that he recently hired another captain and ordered a third boat. This big expansion of his small business, Seward Ocean Excursions, would have been unthinkable this time last year, when tourism evaporated and he nearly sold a boat to keep the business afloat.
Published: April 15, 2021
WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden has selected Erika Moritsugu, vice president of the National Partnership for Women and Families, to serve as a senior adviser overseeing outreach to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, the White House announced Wednesday.