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Anxious Democrats float Plan B: Raise debt ceiling on party-line vote

Added: 23.09.2021 1:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

A number of key Democrats say that their party should take matters into its own hands and raise the national debt limit by itself once Republicans block their plans as expected in the Senate, underscoring the lack of options facing the White House and Democratic leaders in the face of stiff GOP resistance.

'Shot across Trump's bow from political dynasty': Reporter on Bush fundraiser

Added: 23.09.2021 0:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

CNN's Brian Todd reports on former President George W. Bush's recent move in apparent opposition to former President Donald Trump. Bush plans to hold a fundraiser for Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), who lost her House leadership role for rejecting former President Trump's election lies.

White House: Biden had 'friendly' call with Macron

Added: 22.09.2021 22:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

The White House says President Joe Biden had a "friendly" call Wednesday with French counterpart Emanuel Macron following the submarine spat that sent relations between the longtime allies into a tailspin. (Sept. 22)


House Dems blast treatment of Haitian migrants

Added: 22.09.2021 21:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus in the U.S. House stood in the rain outside of the Capitol building Wednesday to denounce the treatment of Haitian migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border. (Sept. 22)


The epicentre of Britain's pandemic house price boom

Added: 22.09.2021 17:46 | 0 views | 0 comments

House prices have surged in many parts of the UK - and in one district they have risen by 29% in a year.

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House passes stopgap bill to avert government shutdown and debt default

Added: 22.09.2021 17:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

The legislation faces an uphill climb in the Senate, where Republicans have promised to filibuster it because of the extension of the debt ceiling.

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AP Top Stories September 22 A

Added: 22.09.2021 15:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Here's the latest for Wednesday, September 22: U.S. House approves debt and funding bill; Organizations aid Haitian migrants at Mexico's border; Chinese builder in debt jam to make bond payment; Horns burned in India to mark World Rhino Day. (Sept. 22)


Biden goes all in to try to defuse Democratic infighting with his agenda on the brink

Added: 22.09.2021 13:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

President Joe Biden may have started this week with a foreign policy-heavy schedule, but his decision to launch intensive in-person engagement at the White House on Wednesday makes clear the reality: The stakes for his domestic agenda simply could not be higher at this moment, nor the impasses more complicated to reconcile.

US to send additional 500 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to foreign nations in 2022

Added: 22.09.2021 11:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

The United States is set to significantly increase the amount of Covid-19 vaccines it will ship to foreign nations beginning in 2022 in an effort to end the pandemic worldwide, the White House announced Wednesday.

An Outrage at the Border

Added: 22.09.2021 3:28 | 0 views | 0 comments

The White House will be hard-pressed to explain or defend horrifying images of Border Patrol officials appearing to chase and confront asylum seekers, largely from Haiti, whose only offense was to seek refuge in America after fleeing a country torn by political violence and natural disasters, writes Patrice Lawrence. It could be making a strong statement in favor of due process and dignity by allowing for an orderly asylum process, which is the migrants' right. Instead, it has opted for mass expulsions of vulnerable people.

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