Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., tied the increase of thefts in New York City to the expiration of the child tax credit at the end of the year, according to an interview published on Monday.
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Afghanistan’s Karzai calls on Biden to reverse decision to unfreeze $3.5B for 9/11 victims
Hamid Karzai, the former president of Afghanistan, urged President Biden on Sunday to reverse his decision to unfreeze $3.5 billion in Aghan assets held in the U.S. for families of 9/11 victims.
AOC says Texas turning blue is inevitable during campaign stop
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., told a Texas crowd Saturday that it is inevitable that Texas will turn blue as she endorsed two candidates for Congress prior to the primary next month.
CIA has been secretly collecting data on Americans in bulk, senators say
The Central Intelligence Agency has conducted a secret, bulk surveillance program without congressional approval for years and two senators have called for new information about the program that includes data on Americans, according to a statement on T…
Los Angeles’ Garcetti mocked for response to maskless picture
Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti was widely mocked on social media for what some users saw as a stunning response to a question stemming from a photograph that showed him posing maskless with NBA legend Magic Johnson and San Francisco Mayor London Breed.
Leaked documents raise new questions about Biden admin’s preparation for Afghanistan withdrawal: report
The Biden administration’s handling of the withdrawal from Afghanistan faced new scrutiny on Tuesday after a news outlet said it obtained leaked notes from the White House Situation Room that showed “just how unprepared” they were to evacuate Afghan na…
Top Pennsylvania Dems can’t meet Biden due to scheduling conflict
Two top Democrats in Pennsylvania running for high office said they will miss President Biden during the president’s stop in Pittsburgh on Friday due to scheduling conflicts– just weeks after Stacey Abrams, the Georgia gubernatorial candidate, cited t…
Defense Secretary Austin to attend meeting with CEOs from hypersonics industry
U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin will deliver remarks at a virtual meeting next week that includes CEOs from the hypersonics industry in an effort to accelerate the development of these capabilities as rivals have shown significant advancements i…
Nord Stream 2 will not move forward if Russia invades Ukraine, US says
The controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline will not move forward if Russia invades Ukraine, the chief spokesman for the U.S. State Department said in an interview Wednesday.
New York judge strikes down Hochul’s mask mandate, governor vows fight
A New York judge on Monday ruled that Gov. Kathy Hochul’s effort to reinstate the state’s mask mandate is unlawful and “therefore void and unenforceable.”