NPR’s Martinez spoke with gun control expert Robert Spitzer about President Biden’s push for an assault-style weapons ban following recent mass shootings in Colorado and Virginia.
The Treasury Department is allowing Chevron to resume “limited” energy production in Venezuela after years of sanctions that have sharply limited oil and gas profits flowing to the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Jean J. Shooter/AP hide caption caption toggle Jean J. Shooter/AP The Treasury Department is allowing Chevron to resume “limited” energy production in … Read more
President Biden promises gun control legislation before the end of the year. Also, a House committee is winning its battle to obtain former President Trump’s tax returns.
President Biden is spending Thanksgiving with his family in Nantucket. He said he would talk to his family over the holidays about whether to act on his intention to run again in 2024.
President Joe Biden speaks about student loan debt relief at Delaware State University, Oct. 21, 2022, in Dover, Del. The Biden administration said it is once again extending the student loan repayment pause. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption caption toggle Evan Vucci/AP President Joe Biden speaks about student loan debt relief at Delaware State University, Oct. … Read more
President Joe Biden serves food to military families during a Friends Day celebration in honor of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, Nov. 21, 2022. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption caption toggle Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden serves food to military families during … Read more
President Ronald Reagan, 1984: “I’m not going to make age an issue in this campaign. I will not use – for political purposes – the youth and inexperience of my opponent.” David Longstreet/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption caption toggle David Longstreet/ASSOCIATED PRESS President Ronald Reagan, 1984: “I’m not going to make age an issue in this … Read more
NPR’s Leila Fadel talks to The Associated Press’ Ellen Knickmeier about the administration’s attempt to shield the Saudi Arabian leader from a lawsuit over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., is poised to take the gavel as chairman of the House Oversight Committee if Republicans take control of the House in January. They are expected to have a slim majority and launch wide-ranging investigations into the Biden administration. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption caption toggle Drew Angerer/Getty Images Rep. James Comer, … Read more
On the agenda: a spike in food and energy prices caused by Russia’s war in Ukraine. The White House expects most of the leaders to gather at the end of the meeting to condemn Moscow’s actions.