Stories tagged: "Joe Biden"


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Biden’s COVID Relief Plan Is a Huge Deal for Women. Here’s How.

Study after study has found that women, particularly women of color, have borne the brunt of the pandemic’s economic toll, losing jobs and leaving the workforce in alarming numbers.

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How the For the People Act Could Revolutionize US Politics

Senate Democrats are working to ensure the passage of H.R. 1/S.1, a sweeping set of reforms to protect voters' rights, increase election security, eliminate gerrymandering, and more.

President Joe Biden listens as Kizzmekia Corbett, an immunologist with the Vaccine Research Center at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), right, speaks during a visit at the Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory at the NIH, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Bethesda, Md. NIH Director Francis Collins is at center. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Only 8% of Latinos Have Been Vaccinated. Here’s How Biden Is Trying to Change That.

Medical experts say it will take a concerted effort to meet the challenges of rebuilding trust and ensuring vaccine access for communities of color.

How Florida’s Vaccine Distribution Became Chaos

DeSantis’ failures in leadership have sown confusion among Floridians and hobbled the state's vaccine distribution program.

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Florida Has Used Only Half of Its Vaccines

The national press secretary said the state has a fair amount of doses while the state’s governor insists they need more and does not support Biden’s distribution plan.

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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 Reportedly Will Propose Eight-Year Citizenship Path for Immigrants

The president-elect's bill aims to deliver on a major campaign promise important to Latino voters and other immigrant communities.