Team Biden Tries to Put Out the Tire Fire They Started With the Wife of a Detained WNBA Star

They can’t even do the little things right. These are the small things. These are guaranteed slam-dunks. Everything this administration does looks like a tire fire. It’s also not good that this blaze emanates from a detained American in Russian. I don’t care that it’s the WNBA which is awful. We have an American that’s … Read more

Black Americans living abroad reflect on Juneteenth holiday

BANGKOK (AP) – As the United States marks only the second federally recognized Juneteenth, Black Americans living overseas have embraced the holiday as a day of reflection and an opportunity to educate people in their host countries on Black history. President Joe Biden moved quickly last year to federally recognize the day Black Americans have … Read more

Biden’s optimism collides with mounting political challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) – Democrats are going to hold onto the House after November’s midterm elections. They will pick up as many as four seats in the Senate, expanding their majority and overcoming internal dissent that has helped stifle their agenda. As the challenges confronting President Joe Biden intensify, his predictions of a rosy political future … Read more

WH denies ‘blacklisting’ media but can’t explain lack of access to Biden events

White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Thursday denied that President Biden’s press office is “blacklisting” reporters and news outlets when pressed by The Post on a mysterious pre-screening process in place for presidential events. Jean-Pierre said she didn’t know how the press office is picking reporters for indoor events where Biden often takes questions. … Read more

AP Interview: Biden says a recession is ‘not inevitable’

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden said Thursday the American people are “really, really down” after a tumultuous two years with the pandemic coronavirusvolatility in the economy and now surging gasoline prices that are slamming family budgets. But he stressed that a recession was “not inevitable” and held out hope of giving the country a … Read more

The graph that disproves Biden’s claim that inflation is worse everywhere else in the world

President Joe Biden has been under fire for inflation that has reached its highest point in 41 years and has squeezed the finances of millions of Americans. He has blamed Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine and the COVID pandemic for the surge in prices – and now has pointed to inflation being a global issue. … Read more

Summary of weapons US has given to Ukraine

A Soldier conducts registration and calibration for the M777A2 howitzer weapon system in Syria, Sept. 30, 2021. US Army Spc. Isaiah Scott | US Army WASHINGTON – From heavy artillery to tactical drones to armored vehicles, the US has committed $ 5.6 billion in military aid to Ukraine since Russia invaded in late February. The … Read more

Summary of weapons US has given to Ukraine

A Soldier conducts registration and calibration for the M777A2 howitzer weapon system in Syria, Sept. 30, 2021. US Army Spc. Isaiah Scott | US Army WASHINGTON – From heavy artillery to tactical drones to armored vehicles, the US has committed $ 5.6 billion in military aid to Ukraine since Russia invaded in late February. The … Read more

Biden: ‘I’m not being a wise guy’ by not taking blame for inflation

President Joe Biden said the blame for the 41-year high inflation rate could not have been placed squarely on him during a sit-down Thursday with The Associated Press. ‘Isn’t it kind of interesting? If it’s my fault, why is it the case in every other major industrial country in the world that inflation is higher? … Read more

Biden announces new initiatives to curb methane during international climate meeting

CNN – President Joe Biden on Friday convened a meeting of more than 20 of the world’s largest economies to discuss steps to curb methane emissions to address the climate crisis as well as efforts to stabilize global energy markets amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. At the US-hosted Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate, … Read more