House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announced that she will run for reelection in 2022, seeking a 19-term in Congress, but remained silent on whether she plans to seek to retain her position leading House Democrats.
Cruz Slams ‘Ignorance’ Senators For Trying To Regulate Crypto Without Knowing ‘What In The Hell’ It Is
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) slammed his fellow colleagues for attempting to enforce “harmful regulations” on cryptocurrencies within the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, an industry he argued that less than a handful have the knowledge to define “what in the hell a cryptocurrency is.”
House Votes To Remove Confederate Statues From Capitol
The House voted Tuesday to remove statues of Confederates and other historical figures who advocated for slavery from public displays in the U.S. Capitol, as well as replacing a bust of former Chief Justice Roger Taney, who authored the infamous Dred Scott decision in 1857.
McConnell Recognizes Biden As President-Elect: ‘The Electoral College Has Spoken’
"So today I want to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden. The president-elect is no stranger to the Senate," McConnell said.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) officially acknowledged Joe Biden as the president-elect for the first time since the Nov. 3 election Tuesday, becoming the highest-ranking Republican in congratulating the Democrat just a day after the Electoral College formally made the election results official.
Nike, Coca-Cola Lobbying To Weaken China Forced Labor Bill
Nike and Coca-Cola are among a number of American retail giants lobbying Congress effortlessly to weaken a proposed legislation aimed at banning importing goods manufactured from a region of China where products are being made through forced labor by minority Muslim groups, according to a report on Sunday.
Biden On Trump’s Transition Comment: ‘What country are we in?’
"What country are we in?” Biden said. “I’m being facetious when I said what country are we in?”
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden questioned President Trump’s response to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses the Nov. 3 presidential election.