President Biden on Friday vowed to protect access to abortion pills and contraception in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision. In remarks from the White House, Biden lambasted the decision as a “tragic error” carried out by an “extremist,” conservative-controlled Supreme Court. “It’s a sad day…
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Watch live: White House press briefing
White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre will hold a briefing Friday afternoon. The event is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ET. Watch the live video above.
Watch live: Biden delivers remarks on Supreme Court decision
President Biden will speak Friday on the decision by the Supreme Court to strike down Roe v. Wade.
The event is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m.
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READ: The Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade
The Supreme Court on Friday struck down Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that federally protected abortion rights. The decision announced by a majority of conservative justices to fundamentally reshape American society is certain to ignite a political firestorm. Read the ruling below.
Watch live: Jill Biden participates in memorial at site of Florida condo collapse
First lady Jill Biden will attend a memorial Friday to honor the 98 people who lost their lives at the Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Florida, on the one-year anniversary of the building’s collapse.
The event is scheduled to begin at 10 …
North Carolina Rep. David Price shares news of wife’s death
Rep. David Price (R-N.C) said his wife Lisa Price, an activist for civil rights, environmental protection and gun control, died on Thursday in Chapel Hill, N.C. David Price said his wife was his “life partner” and a “supporter of everything I undertook,” in a statement released on Thursday afternoon. “I was immensely proud of her…
Watch Live: White House press briefing
White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre will hold a press briefing Thursday afternoon.
The event begins at 3:10 p.m. ET.
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Watch live: Jan. 6 panel holds hearing examining Trump pressure on DOJ
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol will hold a hearing on Thursday focused on the effort former President Trump and his allies made to pressure the Justice Department after the presidential election. Former acting Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen is among the witnesses. The hearing is scheduled to…
Live coverage: Jan. 6 panel explores Trump pressure campaign on DOJ
Justice Department officials’ unwavering resistance to then-President Trump’s attempts to use their agency to legitimize his bid to remain in office will be the focus of Thursday’s hearing from the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the Capitol. “In the remaining weeks of the transition, President Trump tried to pressure the Department…
Watch live: Deborah Birx testifies on Trump administration’s COVID response
Deborah Birx, who served as former President Trump’s White House coronavirus response coordinator, is slated to testify before a House panel Thursday morning.
The hearing will begin at 10 a.m. ET.
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