Politics

Biden’s spending bill explained

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – President Biden admits his massive economic agenda is at a stalemate. We’ve heard a lot in the past few weeks about the price tag, but not a great deal of what’s in that $3.5 trillion proposal. CNN’s Tom …

DHS secretary gives update on migrants

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas spoke at Friday’s White House briefing. He said there are no more migrants under the international bridge near the town of Del Rio, Texas. He said 8,000 migrants went back …

Young activists demand action on climate change

(NBC) Thousands of young activists staged massive protests all over the world Thursday to demand climate change action for politicians. In Germany, activists gathered in front of the parliament in Berlin. Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg joined the protest two days before …

Tensions escalate across Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI, Taiwan (CNN) – Taiwan says Chinese military aircraft entered its air defense identification zone Thursday morning. The air incursions come one day after Taiwan officially applied to join a free-trade agreement among eleven countries around the Pacific Rim. In the latest …

How a federal debt default could impact you

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – This week, there’s a showdown in Washington with a potential direct impact on your bottom line. Democrats pushing to raise the federal debt ceiling are in the middle of a standoff with Republicans as a just-released report from …

Biden agenda on the brink of collapse?

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – With its legislative agenda teetering, the White House has called in its most powerful weapon: President Biden. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki explained, “We’re in a pivotal period of our negotiations and discussions.” Biden is hosting a …