Stories tagged: "Biden’s First 100 Days"


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US Needs to Brace for More Deadly Storms, Experts Say

As climate change worsens, severe conditions that go beyond historical norms are becoming ever more common. President Biden has a $2 trillion plan to combat climate change.

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Texans Can Get the COVID Vaccine at CVS Pharmacies. Here’s How to Register.

The Biden administration is pushing a massive COVID vaccine rollout at pharmacies across the country.

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Memo to ICE Agents Reportedly Says They Must Stop Using the Term ‘Illegal Alien’

"How we describe people sticks, it affects how we treat them," said Vanessa Parra Sparkles, communications director at Define American.

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Congress Needs to Fix Backlog That Silenced 300,000 Potential Immigrant Voters by Passing the Citizenship Act

The Trump administration's citizenship backlog cheated 300,000 immigrants out of exercising their voting rights. It is unfair that they should wait any longer—Congress must ratify the US Citizenship Act of 2021.

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Immigration Advocates Call Texas Block on Deportation ‘Irrational and Inhumane’

Just a couple of days after President Biden issued his 100-day pause on deportations, a Texas judge has blocked the moratorium.

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Biden Signs Executive Order to Ramp Up Vaccination Plan

The president signed an executive order to increase purchases from US manufacturers to accelerate the pace of vaccinations.

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Biden Plans to Remove Offensive ‘Illegal Alien’ Term From US Laws

The demeaning reference dates back to 1789 in US law and is overused by right-wing conservative media to vilify undocumented immigrants in the country.