A historic meeting with President Joe Biden and Russia's Vladimir Putin ended after a three-hour closed door exchange between the two world leaders on Wednesday. The two shook hands and exchanged pleasantries before immediately starting the summit on the world stage in Geneva.
The expanded child tax credit established under the American Rescue Plan was signed into law by President Biden in March. Starting on July 15, taxpayers who are eligible to receive the payout will get at least $250 per month. Here's a breakdown of what to expect from the installments.
According to White House officials, a summit between the two leaders is set for June 16 and will be part of Biden’s first international trip as president. He will also visit Britain for a meeting of Group of Seven leaders and Brussels for the NATO summit. “The leaders will discuss the full range of pressing issues, as we seek to restore predictability and stability to the U.S.-Russia relationship,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said in a statement announcing the summit.
The Biden-Harris agenda is only going to become more radical over the next two years and beyond. We need to strengthen our base and have members of the party who're fighting for one another. As President Abraham Lincoln once said, "A house divided against itself cannot stand." We need to stand stronger than ever in these challenging times.
"We were told that we couldn't take cameras. We said noted — and we brought out all our phones— try to do what the press has been unable to do which is report this. We went to the Donna facility— should have about 250-to-300 people in it —got about 4,000
What's being called The American Jobs Plan is mostly centralized on a infrastructure rebuild across the country. A measure supported by both Democrats and Republicans along with a majority of Americans is well overdue. According to NPR, Biden seeks to raise the corporate tax rate 7%, to readjust the Trump tax cuts.
Biden said, “Now when President Harris and I took a virtual tour of a vaccination center in Arizona not long ago, one of the nurses on that, on that tour injecting people, giving vaccinations, said that each shot was like administering a dose of hope.” Harris was on hand for the event at the White House, but neither her nor Biden reacted to the mix-up. It's not the first time the President gave away his job duties to the Madame President of the Senate.
According to the report, "The intelligence assessment, based largely on work by the CIA, is not new, but rather made available to the public. The same report was present by the CIA to the White House in 2018, but the Trump administration did nothing to address Khashoggi's murder with the Saudi officials."
“I think we need to have more people giving more opinions, and honestly, quite frankly, I think the Biden administration should remove him and put someone else in place that maybe does understand science or can talk to other countries about how we can be more like these places who are doing this successfully,” she said.
A near carbon copy of the "Green New Deal", the new president's "Build Back Better" initiative is a national effort aimed at "creating the jobs needed to build a modern, sustainable infrastructure now and deliver an equitable clean energy future," according to a statement from the White House.