President Biden answers a reporter's question in the State Dining Room of the White House after remarks Tuesday about coronavirus vaccinations. (Demetrius Freeman/The Washington Post)
Biden’s speech comes as drama continues to unfold over whether Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) will keep her No. 3 leadership post among House Republicans in the wake of her continued criticism of former president Donald Trump.
The president made stops Monday at an elementary school in Yorktown, Va., and a community college in Portsmouth, Va. More travel is scheduled in the coming days.
Biden’s speech from the State Dining Room of the White House comes during a week when he has otherwise been heavily focused on pushing major spending plans pending in Congress.
The judge cited defense arguments that Patrick McCaughey played a more ambiguous role and the $1 million bond put up by his parents in ordering his release.
The move follows months of wavering from the administration and fierce blowback from human rights advocates and fellow Democrats.
The White House and public health experts are studying the Americans who went from "no" to "yes."
The president's trip is part of series of visits around the country to promote the spending and tax plans he detailed in an address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday.
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The Inauguration
Biden signed executive actions to require masks on all federal grounds and ask agencies to extend eviction moratoriums.
President-elect Joe Biden will be sworn in as the nation’s 46th president on Wednesday at an inauguration like no other.
(Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post)
Trump skipped the inauguration — themed “America United” — two weeks after inciting a deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol.
Joe Biden pleaded for national unity in his inaugural address Wednesday after he was sworn in as the 46th president. Here's our analysis and the full speech.
New presidential families, past commanders in chief and government members of both parties were in attendance as a new era was marked in American democracy.
Several of the new words in Biden’s speech reflected pandemic deaths, economic fallout and recent far-right violence. He was the first new president to say “white supremacy.”
Joe Biden will become the 46th president when he takes the oath of office. Just as no two presidents are alike, neither are the ceremonies that usher them into office.
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The Biden Agenda
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