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    (CNN)The morning phone call from a government number. The swarm of Secret Service agents descending with their dogs. The rumbling black SUV pulling up at the appointed hour. The bag of tacos.The presidential lunch run is back.After going on hiatus during the tenure of former President Donald Trump -- whose forays into retail politicking were...
    The White House said Wednesday President Joe Biden supported social media companies banning more content considered “untrustworthy” on their platforms. White House press secretary Jen Psaki declined to say during the daily press briefing if Biden supported social media companies continuing to ban former President Trump from their platforms, but she did reiterate Biden’s support...
    Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Reporters say Jen Psaki has given them a White House press secretary they can champion. Members of the White House press corps made the remarks for a Washingtonian report published on Wednesday, which honed in on the “awkward feeling of rooting” for the spokesperson reporters are general expected to scrutinize. “She takes...
    The White House on Wednesday said social media companies need to do more to protect the public from "disinformation" and "misinformation," after Facebook’s Oversight Board upheld the company’s ban against former President Trump from using the platform.  The board on Wednesday upheld Trump’s ban from Facebook and Instagram, but said it was "not appropriate" for...
    President Joe Biden's coming visit to deep-red Louisiana is one of the few trips Biden has made to Republican states since taking office, following several trips to Democratic and swing states. Asked how people should perceive this, the White House suggested Biden's pledge to be a president for everyone still holds. "It's not...
    The White House is hoping it will not have to confront China over its space activities as a huge rocket threatens to plummet to Earth this weekend. White House press secretary Jen Psaki declined to commit the United States to seeking compensation from China should debris from one of its 100-foot, 46,000-pound Long March 5B...
    President Joe Biden’s Justice Department is reviewing a decision from a federal judge vacating the federal ban on evictions and may submit an appeal, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced Wednesday. Biden inherited and extended the emergency eviction moratorium from former President Donald Trump. Both presidents have argued that renters deserve stringent protections from...
    THE President's Guest House is due to undergo nearly $2 million in renovations after Vice President Kamala Harris moved out last month. Harris had been staying in the guest home, known as Blair House, for over two months while she waited for extensive repairs to be carried out on the VP's official residence, the Naval...
    China and the United States face a growing likelihood of conflict over the status of Taiwan, a contest that current and former officials fear could lead to upheaval unseen since World War II. “I am sure that we are going to be in a kinetic conflict with China in five years,” retired Army Lt. Gen....
    Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a White House press briefing, at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House January 21, 2021 in Washington, DC.Alex Wong | Getty Images People who've had Covid-19 and later got vaccinated may have more protection against highly...
    President Joe Biden commented on the House GOP effort to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from her leadership post as he left a restaurant toting sacks full of tacos and enchiladas. On Wednesday, the president made an unscheduled — but apparently not unplanned — stop at Las Gemelas restaurant that the White House said was intended...
    President BidenJoe BidenCensus results show White House doubling down on failure Poll: Americans back new spending, tax hikes on wealthy, but remain wary of economic impact True immigration reform requires compromise from both sides of the aisle MORE on Wednesday made a surprise visit to a local restaurant in Washington, D.C., that is partially owned...
    WASHINGTON -- The Biden administration is highlighting early applications for a $28.6 billion program for eateries that closed, shifted to take-out or restricted the number of diners to combat the coronavirus pandemic.The White House said Wednesday that 186,200 restaurants, bars and other eligible businesses had applied for the program over its first two days of...
    A new analysis finds that President Joe Biden's American Families Plan will spend $700 billion more and generate $200 billion less in tax revenue than the White House is predicting. The White House has estimated the plan will cost $300 billion over the next decade. The plan offers a combination of trillions in new government...
    President Joe Biden reportedly supports extending new taxpayer subsidies to existing nuclear power plants in the U.S. and is urging lawmakers to include the provision in his $2.25 trillion infrastructure package. The White House signaled to the Daily Caller that the president supports nuclear subsidies but declined additional comment when pressed by the Caller on...
    US President Joe Biden speaks about updated CDC guidance on masks for people who are fully vaccinated during an event in front of the White House April 27, 2021, in Washington, DC.Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images President Joe Biden's American Families Plan would cost far more than the White House estimates, and it...
    U.S. President Joe Biden announced a new national COVID-19 vaccination goal of 70% of American adults having received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose by July 4 — a new benchmark for returning the country to a semblance of normalcy in conjunction with the celebration of the anniversary of America's independence.  "That means giving close...
    U.S. President Joe Biden announced a new national COVID-19 vaccination goal of 70% of Americans having received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose by July 4 — a new benchmark for returning the country to a semblance of normalcy in conjunction with the celebration of the anniversary of America's independence.  "That means giving close to...
    U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the vaccination program during an event at the State Dining Room of the White House May 4, 2021 in Washington, DC.Alex Wong | Getty Images President Joe Biden on Tuesday said the United States would soon be entering a "new phase" of the country's...
    CONGRESS will decide whether or not to send hard-hit Americans more stimulus checks this year, the White House says. During a press conference on Tuesday, Jen Psaki told reporters that more relief payments would be an expensive measure for the federal government. 4Congress will decide whether to send out more checksCredit: Getty 4Jen Psaki...
    Washington (CNN)Divisions within the Biden administration persist over whether to ease some patent restrictions on vaccines, according to people familiar with the matter, as the President nears a decision on loosening some intellectual property rules on pharmaceutical products, a move that could expand global vaccine supply. Officials said an announcement on the administration's position could...
    Vice President Kamala Harris speaks during a listening session on broadband internet at the New Hampshire Electric Co-op in Plymouth, New Hampshire, April 23, 2021, as she travels to the state to promote the administration's economic plans.Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images As the White House attempts to sell President Joe Biden's multi-trillion-dollar rescue...
    President Joe Biden is delivering on his campaign promise to govern without Donald Trump's freewheeling antics, opting for scripted remarks over the former president's off-the-cuff tweets and frequent sparring sessions with reporters. While Trump's critics may appreciate the change of tone and pace, Biden needs to capture the public's attention if he wants to encourage...
    White House officials are signaling that President BidenJoe BidenGarland to emphasize national security, civil rights in first congressional appearance as attorney general Afghan president: 'Critically important' for US, NATO to fulfill security funding commitments Schumer 'exploring' passing immigration unilaterally if talks unravel MORE is prepared to flex his clemency powers as officials wade through a...
    Donald Trump has teased a 2024 presidential run in a new interview with Candace Owens.  The former Commander-in-chief told the conservative commentator to 'stay tuned' when pressed as to whether he would make another bid for the White House.    'As you know, it's very early,' Trump told Owens on her talk show, which aired on...
    "Fox News Primetime" host Pete Hegseth slammed the Biden administration's refugee policy, saying "there's no doubt, America is wide open."  PETE HEGSETH: Each year, the White House notifies Congress of the maximum number of refugees the executive branch plans to allow into our country in the coming year.  This number is known as the "refugee ceiling."...
    House GOP conference chairwoman Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) sent a document to the whole House GOP conference in February against Democrat President Joe Biden’s amnesty plan which lifted at least a dozen passages nearly word-for-word from the Biden White House’s public “Fact Sheet” promoting the legislation. The revelations are significant for a number of reasons....
    More On: Coronavirus Why lockdown’s a lifestyle and other commentary Veterans should be alert for COVID-19 vaccine scams Desperate for oxygen, Indian hospitals go to court Biden starts ‘use it or lose it’ policy for states as he aims for 70% vaxxed by July 4 President Biden on Tuesday called for patience after leaving...
    White House press secretary Jen Psaki defended a teachers' union's role in developing guidelines circulated by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) during a briefing on Tuesday.  Psaki said it was standard procedure for the CDC to consult outside groups when making recommendations.  "It’s actually longstanding best practice for the CDC to engage with organizations, groups...
    U.S. President Joe Biden announced a new national COVID-19 vaccination goal of 70% of Americans having received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose by July 4 — a new benchmark for returning the country to a semblance of normalcy in conjunction with the celebration of the anniversary of America's independence.  "That means giving close to...
    (CNN)The Biden administration will release its highly anticipated national strategy for fighting domestic terrorists in the coming weeks, the White House announced Tuesday, signaling a major break from President Donald Trump's administration in addressing more directly the threats posed by White supremacists and right-wing militia groups.The expected release of the strategy comes after the White...
    The White House confirmed Tuesday that President Joe Biden would announce a strategy to tackle “domestic terrorism” within weeks. White House press secretary Jen Psaki confirmed intelligence agencies had answered Biden’s call to develop a “comprehensive threat assessment” into the actions of political extremists within the United States and that the administration was working on...
    More On: iran Iranian authorities break up mixed-gender party, arrest 16 Iran’s ‘Miss Detailer’ polishes cars and breaks taboos Iranian foreign minister issues mea culpa over leaked John Kerry comments State TV: Iran reaches deals to release prisoners; US denies White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday said that US efforts to free...
    President Joe Biden is optimistic that he will meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin face-to-face this summer in Europe. "That is my hope and expectation. We're working on it," Biden said at the White House on Tuesday. AGAIN AT HOME IN DELAWARE, BIDEN'S WEEKENDS ARE MOSTLY A MYSTERY Biden is flying to the United Kingdom...
    The Federal Reserve may need to increase interest rates in the wake of President Joe Biden's push for trillions of dollars in new spending on infrastructure, childcare and education, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Tuesday. Yellen's remarks came as she continues to promote the president's recently unveiled $1.8 trillion American Families Plan and his more...
    CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — Believing the current statue of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Springfield is not a proper depiction of the civil rights icon, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is calling for the creation of a new monument in a more prominent location, and is putting up $5,000 to help make it happen....
    WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4, the White House said Tuesday, as the administration pushes to make it easier for people to get shots and to bring the country closer to normalcy.The new goal, which also...
    WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4, the White House said Tuesday, as the administration pushes to make it easier for people to get shots and to bring the country closer to normalcy.The new goal, which also...
    Inquiring minds wanted White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki to comment on the prospect of former President Donald Trump’s return to Facebook if the company were to announce a decision allowing him to again post on the platform. At Tuesday’s daily briefing, the subject of Trump’s possible reinstatement to Facebook and Instagram came up early...
    By Zeke Miller | Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4, the White House said Tuesday, as the administration pushes to make it easier for people to get shots and to bring the country...
    WASHINGTON (AP/KDKA) — President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4, the White House said Tuesday, as the administration pushes to make it easier for people to get shots and to bring the country closer to normalcy. The new goal,...
    The White House on Tuesday downplayed criticism from conservatives that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sought input from a top teachers union in developing its school reopening guidelines. "It’s actually longstanding best practice for the CDC to engage with organizations, groups that are going to be impacted by guidance and recommendations issued...
    After more than 5,000 migrant children were being held in Border Patrol facilities in March, that number has gone down to 600, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Tuesday.  "After four years of an immigration system rooted in chaotic policies, President Biden is taking the challenge head-on," Psaki said in a jab at the Trump...