Author: Alex Gangitano

Is Biden running in 2024? Klain says so

The now-former chief of staff Ron Klain said President Biden is running for a second term, a comment made Wednesday in remarks during a White House event. “As I did in 1988, 2008, and 2020, I look forward to being on your side when you run for president in 2024,” he said to applause from the dozens of…

Biden administration wants credit card late fees slashed to $8

The Biden administration is set to propose a rule that would reduce credit card late fees from roughly to $30 to $8, saving consumers up to $9 billion annually, the White House announced on Wednesday. The rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), along with other actions — like the White House urging Congress to…

Harris to attend Tyre Nichols’ funeral

Vice President Harris will attend the funeral on Wednesday of Tyre Nichols, who died after being beaten by Memphis police during a traffic stop. Harris will travel to Memphis for the services and was invited by Nichols’ family, the vice president’s office told The Hill. She will be joined by other Biden administration officials, including…

White House condemns terrorist attack on mosque in Pakistan

The White House on Tuesday condemned this week’s terrorist attack on a mosque in Pakistan, noting that reports say the death toll is up to 100 people. The suicide bomb blast in Peshawar in northwestern Pakistan is one of the deadliest militant attacks in the country in years, leaving more than 200 people injured. Pakistani…