US Senate confirms President Biden’s choices for federal courts in California and New York

The U.S. Senate voted on Wednesday to confirm two California state court judges to the federal bench and to approve the nomination of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America’s general counsel as a federal judge in Manhattan. The Senate voted 51 to 44 to confirm that Alameda County Superior Court Judge Trina … Read more

Biden admin ‘suspends’ Disinformation Governance Council: report

The Biden administration has reportedly suspended its controversial plans for a disinformation governance council after coming under fire from free speech advocates and conservatives. The Homeland Security Council was to be led by Director Nina Jankowicz and had a mandate to combat the spread of “disinformation” that “can affect border security, the safety of Americans … Read more

LIVE: Yellen speaks ahead of G7 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting – 5/18/22 – CNBC Television

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Buttigieg can’t get formula in Joe Biden’s America: Watters – Fox News

Buttigieg can’t get formula in Joe Biden’s America: WattersFoxNews Waiting for 72 minutes and customer service reps sorry: Testing the Biden administration’s new website resources for parents looking for a baby formulaCNN Formula is just the latest supply chain crisis – we should ask whyThe hill US formula shortage is compounded by tariffs and bureaucracyBloomberg … Read more

Infrastructure coordinator Mitch Landrieu holds briefing with reporters — 5/16/22

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Biden calls for unity to stem racial hatred after Buffalo shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Sunday urged unity to fight the “hate that remains a stain on America’s soul” after a deadly supermarket shooting in Buffalo, New York, while state officials have pleaded for federal action to end the “only American phenomenon” of mass shootings. Addressing an annual law enforcement ceremony at the … Read more

Weekend Update: Cryptocurrency Crash, Mitch McConnell Visits Ukraine – SNL

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Weekend update: Ukraine wins Eurovision, 7,000 New York rat sightings reported – SNL

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Vice President Kamala Harris won $450,000 in book royalties

Vice President Harris raked in nearly half a million dollars in book royalties in her first year in office, according to ethics disclosure forms. Harris brought in $325,000 in royalties on her 2019 book “The Truths We Hold” and an additional $130,000 for her children’s book “Superheroes Are Everywhere,” Bloomberg reported Friday. The money far … Read more

TV-bound PSAKI bids farewell to Biden and the press at final briefing

Outgoing White House press secretary Jen Psaki wept during her final Friday briefing, thanking President Biden for the opportunity to play the role. “I promised myself that I wasn’t going to get emotional,” she said. Driving the news: PSAKI said his first conversation with Biden and First Lady Jill Biden was after the November 2020 … Read more