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  1. Biden

    Biden faces growing pressure from the left over voting Bill

    When New York Democratic Rep. Mondaire Jones was at the White House for the signing of the proclamation making Juneteenth a national holiday last ...
  2. Biden

    In Senate vote, Biden sees 'step forward' for elections Bill

    The White House said on Monday (Jun 21) it views the Senate's work on an elections Bill overhaul and changes being offered by Senator Joe Manchin ...
  3. Schumer

    US Democrats eye US$6 trillion plan on infrastructure, Medicare, immigration

    Democrats are eyeing a US$6 trillion infrastructure investment plan that goes far beyond roads and bridges to include core party priorities.
  4. FILE PHOTO: Senate Republicans hold weekly policy lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington

    US push for self-driving cars faces union, lawyers opposition

    The US Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday again rejected attempts to lift regulations to allow for the deployment of thousands of autonomous ...
  5. Congress Texas Voting Rights

    Senate Democrats press ahead on voting Bill despite dim odds

    Senate Democrats pledged on Tuesday (Jun 15) to forge ahead with a likely doomed vote on their sprawling elections and voting Bill next week, even ...
  6. Biden

    Biden budget to run US$1.8 trillion deficit to finance spending plans

    President Joe Biden's US$6 trillion budget proposal for next year would run a US$1.8 trillion federal government deficit despite a raft of new tax ...
  7. APTOPIX Senate Voting Bill

    Democrats press for broader voting access as GOP resists

    Republicans in the US Senate mounted an aggressive case on Tuesday (May 11) against sweeping election and voting-access legislation from ...
  8. Medicare Drug Prices

    Democrats must find narrow path to curb high medicine prices

    President Joe Biden’s call for authorising Medicare to negotiate lower prescription drug prices has energised Democrats on a politically popular ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Brown (D-OH) speaks at a meet and gree

    US Senate Democrats aim to undo Trump-era shareholder voting rights rule

    U.S. Senate Democrats on Friday introduced a resolution to rescind a rule they say curbs shareholder voting rights, their second move aimed at ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Capitol dome is pictured in Washington

    US House Republicans end earmarks ban ahead of Biden's infrastructure push

    Republicans in the US House of Representatives on Wednesday (Mar 17) voted to join Democrats in ending their self-imposed ban on earmarks and ...