biden: US Preident Joe Biden to tout infrastructure after week of defeats – Times of India

biden US Preident Joe Biden to tout infrastructure after week

WASHINGTON: The White House has been taking on water this week with President Joe Biden facing provocation from North Korea and Russia, stubborn inflation and setbacks on voting rights and the fight against the Covid pandemic. On Friday, in an attempt to right the ship, Biden is holding an event to vaunt his giant plan … Read more

senate: Key US senator opposes changing Senate rules to pass voting rights reform – Times of India

senate Key US senator opposes changing Senate rules to pass

WASHINGTON: A key Democratic senator said Thursday that she opposed changing the rules of the Senate to allow for passage of voting rights reform championed by President Joe Biden. Senator Kyrsten Sinema, in a speech on the Senate floor, said she would not support eliminating the rule known as the filibuster, potentially dooming Biden’s bid … Read more

Joe Biden bound for global summits as domestic agenda in limbo – Times of India

Joe Biden bound for global summits as domestic agenda in

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden promised to show the world that democracies can work to meet the challenges of the 21st century. As he prepares to push that message at a pair of global summits, his case could hinge on what’s happening in Washington, where he is rushing to finalize a major domestic legislative package. Headed … Read more

Joe Biden hosting budget talks in Delaware with Schumer, Manchin – Times of India

Joe Biden hosting budget talks in Delaware with Schumer Manchin

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden was hosting two pivotal senators for meetings in Delaware on Sunday in hopes of resolving lingering disputes over Democrats’ long-stalled effort to craft an expansive social and environment measure. Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Senator Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., were scheduled to attend the session, the White House said. … Read more