White House

Climate change, health care, deficit reduction scores big in Biden's bill

Here's what's in the estimated $740 billion package — made up of $440 billion in new spending and $300 billion toward easing deficits— that is up for final approval Friday in the House.

published on : 12th August 2022

Trump says he's testifying Wednesday in NY investigation

The Republican billionaire’s deposition — a legal term for sworn testimony that’s not given in court — is one of the few remaining missing pieces, the attorney general’s office said.

published on : 10th August 2022

Did Trump break the law? FBI search raises fresh questions

It remains to be seen what arguments Trump might raise as the investigation progresses. Much remains uncertain about Monday's search, including precisely what documents the FBI was looking for.

published on : 10th August 2022

Biden to sign USD 280 billion CHIPS act in bid to boost US over China

"We are going to invest it in America," Biden said on Friday. "We're going to make it in America. We're going to win the economic competition of the 21st century in America."

published on : 9th August 2022

Trump says FBI conducted search at his Mar-a-Lago estate  

The search intensifies the months-long probe into how classified documents ended up in more than a dozen boxes located at Mar-a-Lago earlier this year.

published on : 9th August 2022

White House warns Beijing against turning Pelosi Taiwan visit into a 'crisis'

Media reports have said that Pelosi, currently on an official Asia tour, will stop off in Taiwan and meet President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday -- if so, the highest-level US visit to Taipei in decades.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Biden emerges from covid isolation, asks public to take booster shots

“You can live without fear by doing what I did,” he said. "Get boosted, get tested and get treatment.”

published on : 28th July 2022

Jared Kushner says he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer while in White House

The NYT report said that Kushner's thyroid cancer was detected in October 2019, as he was involved in discussions over a trade deal with China.

published on : 26th July 2022

White House announces $270M military package for Ukraine

Ukrainian forces have used U.S.-made rocket launchers and tactical drones to destroy dozens of Russian targets and hold at bay Russia’s larger and more heavily equipped forces.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Trump slams 'kangaroo court' probing his Capitol riot inaction

Across eight hearings, the committee built a case that Trump helped orchestrate the deadly riot, refused for hours to urge his supporters to go home, and is no longer fit to hold office.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Capitol Riot: More turning up with evidence against Trump

The committee also has been reviewing new documentary film footage of Trump’s final months in office, including interviews with Trump and members of his family.

published on : 5th July 2022

US President Joe Biden signs first significant gun control law in decades

The gun legislation includes enhanced background checks for younger buyers and federal cash for states introducing 'red flag' laws.

published on : 26th June 2022

US values bilateral relationship with India, every country has to decide on Russia: White House

White House Security Council Coordinator for Strategic Communications John Kirby said that India is a very key strategic partner in the Indo-Pacific region.

published on : 22nd June 2022

US President Joe Biden to visit Israel and 'pariah' Saudi Arabia in July

The decision to pay a call on Saudi leaders during the July 13-16 trip comes after Biden as a Democratic presidential candidate branded the kingdom a “pariah”.

published on : 14th June 2022

Actor McConaughey calls for gun legislation at White House

In a highly personal 22-minute speech, McConaughey exhorted a gridlocked Congress to pass gun reforms that can save lives without infringing on Second Amendment rights.

published on : 8th June 2022

US VP Kamala Harris looks to show her clout at Summit of the Americas

At the summit, Kamala Harris is expected to announce $1.9 billion in commitments.

published on : 7th June 2022

Biden evacuated after plane entered airspace near beach home

The White House said there was no threat to Biden or his family and that precautionary measures were taken.

published on : 5th June 2022

As gas prices soar, President Joe Biden leans toward visiting Saudi Arabia

This meet could ease the uncertain periods in a partnership between Saudi Arabia, world's top oil exporter and US, world's top economic and military power.

published on : 2nd June 2022

BTS visits White House to discuss combating hate crime surge

Biden administration officials have spent recent weeks holding roundtable discussions and other meetings with Asian American leaders to discuss the violence.

published on : 1st June 2022

Biden says US sending medium-range rocket systems to Ukraine 

Biden had said Monday that the US would not send Ukraine "rocket systems that can strike into Russia."  Any weapons system can shoot into Russia if it's close enough to the border.

published on : 1st June 2022
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