June 11, 2021

The end of Trump’s presidency brought the US one of its biggest spikes in global approval ratings on record The global image of the United States has vastly improved under President Joe Biden from all-time low ratings under President Donald Trump, data released by Pew Research Center on Thursday indicates. Pew polled 16,254 people in 16 countries

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May 14, 2021

Rep. Liz Cheney on Friday said she regretted voting for former President Donald Trump in the 2020 election given his efforts to overturn his defeat and sow doubt in the integrity of the process. “I was never going to support Joe Biden and I do regret the vote,” Cheney told ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent

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May 6, 2021

Today’s Morning Sixpack is going to be light. Tell me if it still tastes great but is less filling, or nah? 1 ‘Turning the Corner’: U.S. Covid Outlook Reaches Most Hopeful Point Yet After weeks of coronavirus patients flooding emergency rooms in Michigan, the worst Covid-19 hot spot in the nation, hospitalizations are finally falling. On some

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March 11, 2021

Volume 90% As Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) scrambled to save the massive $1.9 trillion coronavirus package, he warned Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) that supporting a GOP unemployment proposal would effectively sink the legislation.”I said that’s going to kill the bill, Joe. That is going to kill the bill. He thought about it for several

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February 1, 2021

President Biden has invited 10 Republican senators to the White House on Monday afternoon for what an aide describes as “a full exchange of views” about their $600 billion counterproposal to his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan. Ahead of the meeting, Biden tweeted that “we need urgent action” and said that his plan would “put

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January 12, 2021

(Reuters) – The FBI has warned of armed protests being planned for Washington and all 50 U.S. state capitals in the run-up to President-elect Joe Biden’s Jan. 20 inauguration, a federal law enforcement source said on Monday. Threatened with more violence from outgoing President Donald Trump’s supporters following last Wednesday’s storming of the U.S. Capitol,

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January 6, 2021

Joe Biden has selected Judge Merrick Garland to serve as his attorney general, according to two people with knowledge of the decision. Biden selected Garland over former Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) and former deputy attorney general Sally Yates, choosing to elevate the chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals in D.C. to run

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January 3, 2021

President Trump urged fellow Republican Brad Raffensperger, the Georgia secretary of state, to “find” enough votes to overturn his defeat in an extraordinary one-hour phone call Saturday that election experts said raised legal questions. The Washington Post obtained a recording of the conversation in which Trump alternately berated Raffensperger, tried to flatter him, begged him

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December 15, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Tuesday, marking the first time he has directly acknowledged their victory. “The Electoral College has spoken, so today I want to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden. The president-elect is no stranger to the Senate. He’s devoted himself to public service

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