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April 13, 2021

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Major, one of Biden’s German shepherds, will be sent away for training after biting incidents.

New York Times
Major, one of President Biden’s German shepherds, will be moved from the White House complex to receive training after he was involved in a series of biting episodes, the East Wing said on Monday. “Major, the Bidens’ younger dog, will undergo some additional training to help him adjust to life......

Dems kick off a tricky nationwide sales job on Biden’s Covid aid plan

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here “A lot of families were struggling before Covid,” said a third woman at the table, Cheryl Miles, a local housing advocate whose nonprofit has seen surging demand even in some of the state’s wealthiest counties. Houlahan is one of more......

Biden’s ‘infrastructure’ plan is a Washington power grab

WashingtonExaminer
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here When President Joe Biden recently announced a $2.3 trillion spending plan, on the heels of the nearly $2 trillion bailout bill enacted in March, some Democrats in Washington complained. Their complaints: The price tag was not big enough, and the......

Joe Biden’s $2.3 trillion infrastructure package is totally unnecessary

NYPost
Post Editorial Board Job growth exploded in March, with 916,000 nonfarm positions added, far outpacing projections. Under ordinary circumstances, politicians would be rushing to microphones to tout the good news. But President Biden never mentioned it. And when Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said economic projections looked great, House Speaker......

Biden’s Infrastructure Push Spurs a Flurry of Lobbying in Congress

New York Times
Representative Mikie Sherrill, Democrat of New Jersey, wants to tackle the Gateway rail tunnel under the Hudson River. Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the minority leader, has suggested that surely the “functionally obsolete” Brent Spence Bridge in his state should receive funding. And progressive lawmakers have a five-part......

John Ratcliffe says law enforcement knows it really is Hunter Biden’s laptop — not Russian disinformation

WashingtonExaminer
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Former President Donald Trump’s top spy chief claims law enforcement knows the laptop purportedly belonging to Hunter Biden is indeed the laptop of President Joe Biden’s son, blasting the former intelligence officials, politicians, and members of the media who......

Biden’s infrastructure plan heads for the Senate shredder

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The strict rules of reconciliation, which require that provisions affect federal revenue or outlays, could also kill other aspects of the plan. Some labor leaders are bracing for a determination that the pro-union Protecting the Right to Organize Act —......

Patti Davis: I understand Hunter Biden’s darkness of addiction. Don’t you dare judge us.

USA Today
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY Listening to Hunter Biden’s unflinching account to CBS of his darkest times — days and nights in a narrow world of craving the drugs that were stealing his life — left me admiring his honesty and his courage, but......

Five takeaways from Biden’s first budget proposal

TheHill
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Niv Elis President BidenJoe BidenAnne Frank’s stepsister: Trump ‘obviously admired Hitler’ Biden-GOP infrastructure talks off to rocky start We must stop cutting China slack on climate MORE’s budget proposal on Friday kicked off what’s likely to be a long,......

Biden’s China policy is tougher on financial firms than Trump’s was, report says

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The “Fearless Girl” sculpture is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during a snow storm in New York, February 1, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters BEIJING — As U.S.-China tensions continue to simmer under a new administration, risks......

Down to the wire: Biden’s green goals face a power grid reckoning

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here New transmission lines would play a key role in carrying wind and solar power across the country to replace electricity from coal and natural gas. That makes them crucial to achieving Biden’s goal of eliminating the power sector’s net greenhouse......

Biden’s Infrastructure Sales Force Knows Its Potholes and Bridges

New York Times
WASHINGTON — As mayor of South Bend, Ind., Pete Buttigieg grew to view asphalt as his enemy. As governor of Michigan, Jennifer M. Granholm faced a Republican-led legislature intent on blocking her biggest infrastructure ambitions. As governor of Rhode Island, Gina Raimondo overcame early opposition to an infrastructure plan from......

Hunter Biden’s tell-all memoir leaves out China deals, missing gun, DOJ investigation, and more

WashingtonExaminer
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Hunter Biden’s memoir is notable for what it doesn’t discuss, gliding past deals with shady Chinese businessmen, not mentioning the name of the child he had with a stripper, noting his infamous “purported” laptop only once, and avoiding a......

Biden’s gun control executive orders: Live updates

CNN
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here President Biden’s steps on gun control are also expected to include nominating a gun control advocate to lead the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. The President is expected to nominate David Chipman as the next director of the bureau,......

Economist Stephen Roach questions Biden’s decision to keep Trump’s China policies

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Leading economist Stephen Roach said he found it “really curious” that U.S. President Joe Biden has left much of his predecessor’s policies on China in place. Roach, a senior fellow at Yale University, said Biden kept the “seriously flawed” U.S.-China......

Biden’s planned pick for ATF director a fierce advocate for gun control

CNN
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here If confirmed, Chipman will lead the agency that enforces gun laws at a critical point in Biden’s early tenure, as the President looks to take fresh action on the issue in the wake of two deadly shootings last month.......

Manchin warns Biden’s infrastructure bill is in trouble over corporate tax hikes

CNN
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “As the bill exists today, it needs to be changed,” he told West Virginia Metro News host Hoppy Kercheval in a radio interview when asked if he supported or opposed President Joe Biden’s $2.25 trillion proposal. Manchin said he......

The wage gap that threatens Biden’s climate plan

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Biden himself gets that, said Jason Walsh, executive director of the BlueGreen Alliance, an organization of labor unions and environmental groups jointly working on environmental issues. He said Biden understands the value of the labor movement within the transition to......

Buttigieg Talks Biden’s Infrastructure & Interaction with Major the Dog

TMZ
Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Pete Buttigieg says his boss’s big-ticket infrastructure plan is overdue for modern American life — but he’s got even more to say about his new gig and his first run-in with Major! The Transportation Secretary will be on ‘TMZ Live’ Tuesday … pushing President Biden‘s......

Gayle Smith, who helped lead the U.S. response to Ebola, will run Biden’s vaccine diplomacy.

New York Times
An ardent advocate of protecting some of the world’s poorest countries from Covid-19 has been selected to lead the Biden administration’s vaccine diplomacy in an effort to corral wealthier nations into distributing immunizations more evenly around the globe. Gayle Smith, a former U.S. Agency for International Development administrator and chief......

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