(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration said Wednesday it had granted approval of a limited exemption in federal regulations on cabotage -- or the transport of goods -- in order to allow a foreign ship to bring 300,000 barrels of diesel to Puerto Rico days... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Scientists at the nation's top health agencies are looking into expanding vaccine eligibility so that more Americans can get a second booster shot during the latest COVID-19 wave, White House officials said on Tuesday. "I know that the [Food and Drug Administration] is... Read More.
(LANSING, Mich.) -- Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday called on the Biden administration to "pull out all the stops" to ensure Americans are legally allowed to cross the U.S.-Canada border with abortion pills. Whitmer has been fighting a 1931 anti-abortion law in Michigan that... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House announced a historic shift in its policy toward Cuba Monday night, saying that for the first time in six decades it will sign off on an American company investing in a private Cuba-based and Cuban-owned business. The deal is pending... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and the Department of Justice are set to announce a final rule on "ghost guns" on Monday in the Rose Garden. A "ghost gun" is a firearm that comes packaged in parts, can be bought online and assembled without much... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration official is steering clear of defining any use by Russia of chemical weapons in Ukraine as a "red line," a senior administration official told ABC News. "We learned our lesson" the official said in describing the Obama administration's ineffective response to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is gradually moving forward with new changes that would increase the speed at which the U.S. government evaluates requests for asylum – a frequent plea from migrants at the border -- according to two government officials. The new rule would... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is considering ways to fast-track bringing Ukrainian refugees to the U.S. amid the historic surge across Europe of Ukrainians fleeing Russia's war, according to U.S. officials. But the administration faces some legal hurdles to doing so, especially to giving Ukrainians refugee... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Friday said it would make another attempt to end the "Remain in Mexico" protocols, a Trump administration initiative that forced tens of thousands of asylum seekers back into Mexican border towns to await their court dates in the U.S. The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Tuesday backed down on a controversial proposal to direct the IRS to collect additional data on every bank account that sees more than $600 in annual transactions, after widespread criticism from Republican lawmakers and banking industry representatives, who... Read More.