For the first time since covid took hold, gross domestic product eclipsed its pre-pandemic high during a period when hiring picked up, stimulus checks hit bank accounts, and Americans returned to restaurants, concerts and hotels.
The speaker of the House is breaking from members of her party, including Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer, who are urging President Biden to cancel up to $50,000 in federal student loans through executive action.
House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy angrily criticized a new order from the Capitol Hill physician to wear masks inside the Capitol due to the spread of the delta variant of the coronavirus. (Getty Images)
The bill Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.) is expected to unveil would also prohibit companies from using targeted advertising against kids and teens, and require companies to get consent from teens before collecting their data.