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  1. Biden

    Biden's phased-in spending plan won't fuel inflation: Yellen

    President Joe Biden’s massive proposed spending on infrastructure, families and education will not fuel inflation because the plans would be ...
  2. Security has been at top level around the Capitol building since the January 6 riot when former

    Biden launches audacious middle class spending package in speech to Congress

    President Joe Biden will unveil a nearly US$2 trillion spending plan to boost the middle class on Wednesday (Apr 28) as the highlight of a sunny, ...
  3. Budget Deficit

    US budget deficit jumps to record US$1.7 trillion this year

    The US government's budget deficit surged to an all-time high of US$1.7 trillion for the first six months of this budget year, nearly double the ...
  4. A customer looks at a custom made AR-15 style rifle at a shop in Orem, Utah in February 2021

    Biden attempts to tackle US gun violence 'epidemic'

    President Joe Biden on Thursday (Apr 8) branded US gun violence an "epidemic" and an "international embarrassment" at a White House ceremony to ...
  5. Capitol Lockdown

    Capitol attack raises questions of security vs public access

    Lawmakers are trying to balance openness with safety after Friday’s (Apr 2) attack within steps of the Capitol, a challenge for Congress, nearly ...
  6. Virus Outbreak Congress

    Pelosi pledges swift work on major infrastructure package

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday (Mar 14) pledged swift work by Congress on a job and infrastructure package that will be “fiscally sound,” ...
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    US airlines remain in 'dire straits,' needs new government assistance: industry group

    The head of a group representing major U.S. passenger airlines and a senior union official will make the case Tuesday to lawmakers for a third ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Exterior view of SolarWinds headquarters in Austin

    Congress has new appetite for breach law following SolarWinds hack: lawmaker

    A senior Democratic lawmaker said there is a growing appetite for a new federal cybersecurity breach notification law in the wake of a sprawling ...