House Democratic leaders back Shalanda Young for OMB director after Tanden nomination withdrawal

Shalanda D. Young, nominee to be deputy director of the Office of Management and Budget, is…

President Joe Biden slams governors for lifting mask mandates, calls it ‘Neanderthal thinking’

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks during a bipartisan meeting on cancer legislation in the Oval Office…

Biden isn’t going to make Saudis a ‘pariah’ despite Khashoggi, says foreign policy expert

Brookings Institute senior fellow Michael O’Hanlon told CNBC’s “The News with Shepard Smith” that President Joe…

$15 minimum wage not allowed in Biden’s Covid relief bill, Senate official says

Democrats cannot include a $15 per hour minimum wage in their $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package,…

Democrats criticize Biden’s decision to launch airstrikes in Syria without consulting Congress

The U.S. Air Force F-22 fighter jets fly in formation during a flyover of military aircraft…

Democrats vow to punish firms that don’t pay $15 minimum wage after ruling setback

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-V.T.), Chairman of the Budget Committee, speaks during a U.S. Senate Budget Committee…

Ex-police chief says his request for National Guard was denied 2 days before Capitol riot

The former chief of the U.S. Capitol Police is set to tell Congress that he asked…

Biden declares major disaster in Texas, more than 14 million told to boil water after power failure

City workers and volunteers distribute bottled water at Delmar Stadium, in Houston, Texas, U.S., on Wednesday,…

House panel advances $15 minimum wage as Democrats try to include it in Covid relief bill

A House committee early on Wednesday approved a portion of the Democratic coronavirus relief proposal which…

Pelosi expects Covid relief will be signed into law before unemployment programs expire

Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, speaks during her weekly press briefing on…