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Biden midterm elections: Authorizes another $18 million to help elect House, Senate Democrats
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Biden midterm elections: Authorizes another $18 million to help elect House, Senate Democrats

President Biden is authorizing the Democratic National Committee (DNC) to transfer $10 million to House and Senate Democratic campaign committees and is pledging to help raise $8 million for party candidates, a senior party official familiar with the plans tells CBS News. The president’s decision to distribute the money — which he can authorize as...

Hunter, James Biden on the witness list if Republicans take control of the Senate
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Hunter, James Biden on the witness list if Republicans take control of the Senate

The Senate Judiciary Committee will seek testimony from Hunter Biden and James Biden as part of its oversight duties if the GOP takes control of the Senate and Ranking Member Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, holds the gavel as chairman, according to an informed source. Senators Grassley and Ron Johnson, R-Wis., have been leading an investigation into...

Biden admin bracing for up to 70K COVID deaths this winter as booster uptake flops
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Biden admin bracing for up to 70K COVID deaths this winter as booster uptake flops

Enlarge / US President Joe Biden receives the latest COVID-19 booster shot in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, next to the White House, in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2022. The Biden administration is struggling to refocus the country’s attention back on the pandemic as the fall booster campaign drags...

Biden targets hidden ‘junk fees’ from banks, cable TV, concert tickets
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Biden targets hidden ‘junk fees’ from banks, cable TV, concert tickets

WASHINGTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden pledged on Wednesday to crack down on surprise fees consumers are forced to pay on cable bills, hotel rooms and concert tickets, while U.S. financial regulators declared bank fees for bounced checks and overdrafts unfair. “These are junk fees,” President Joe Biden told reporters at the Eisenhower...

Mary J. Blige teams up with Jill Biden to support cancer research
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Mary J. Blige teams up with Jill Biden to support cancer research

The Biden administration’s initiative to spur prevention and treatment of cancer got a dose of celebrity support earlier this week, when singer Mary J. Blige joined Jill Biden and the American Cancer Society to announce national meetings on breast and cervical cancer. The cancer organization pledged to run the events after President Joe Biden and the first lady...

Biden Continues To Tout The Budget Deficit Reduction. His Polices Have Nothing To Do With It
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Biden Continues To Tout The Budget Deficit Reduction. His Polices Have Nothing To Do With It

The White House has repeatedly pushed that the Biden administration’s policies have resulted in a “historic deficit reduction,” doing a victory lap before the midterms and framing their economic messaging on the seeming historic feat. Economic data, however, shows the administration’s claim is untrue. The data shows the reduction was not caused by President Joe...