Standing alongside a bipartisan group of 10 senators, President Biden announced they had agreed on a package featuring hundreds of billions of dollars in new spending on the nation’s roads, bridges and other infrastructure.
Sydney's outbreak is tiny by global standards, but officials and scientists are especially troubled by how easily the variant is transmitted. Video footage shows an infected person passing the virus to strangers at a shopping mall and in a cafe through only fleeting contact.
The administration has faced pressure to move swiftly to aid local partners. An official said relocations would be completed before President Biden’s Sept. 11 deadline for ending the U.S. military mission in Afghanistan.
A Florida federal court issued a preliminary injunction Wednesday, delivering a legal blow to a key part of the Biden administration’s federal stimulus relief package that forgave agricultural debts to farmers of color.