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Why no one has a quick fix for inflation — not even Joe Biden or Jerome Powell

But the cause of inflation doesn’t lie with any single government action or lack of action. And fixing it — that is, bringing current inflation of 7% back down to the more comfortable 2%...

Biden officials weighing Russia sanctions options after warnings about economic fallout, heightened cyber risk for US and allies

One concern is that those negative effects could boomerang back onto the US during an election year, sources told CNN. But others in the administration believe the tough sanctions being weighed would have a...

Biden tells Ukrainian president US ‘will respond decisively if Russia further invades’

Zelensky said in a tweet Sunday evening that the call with Biden underscored “the special nature of our relations.” He added, “Joint actions of Ukraine, United States and partners in keeping peace in Europe,...

Biden says Covid surge needs to be solved at state level, vows full federal support

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks while joining the White House Covid-19 Response Team’s call with the National Governors Association discussing the Omicron variant in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on...

Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act: Biden signs bill banning goods from China’s Xinjiang

The bill passed Congress this month after lawmakers reached a compromise between House and Senate versions. Key to the legislation is a “rebuttable presumption” that assumes all goods from Xinjiang, where Beijing has established...

Federal court reinstates Biden administration’s business vaccine mandate

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images A federal appeals court has reinstated the...

Russia continues to amass new troops near Ukraine’s border despite Biden urging Putin to de-escalate tensions

More Russian military units have been sent to the border area in recent days, sources familiar with the intelligence tell CNN. US and Ukrainian officials have also seen evidence that Russia has begun diverting...

House lawmakers push Biden administration to do more to deter Russian aggression against Ukraine

Some of the lawmakers, part of a three-day bipartisan delegation, are recommending cutting off Russia from financial markets if it invades Ukraine. Other lawmakers say that in the meantime the administration should focus on...

Biden says his administration will do ‘whatever is needed’ to help states reeling from tornadoes

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about the deadly tornadoes that struck Kentucky, in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., December 11, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters President Joe Biden said his administration is standing by and ready...

Biden to visit Kentucky tornado devastation as long as he won’t ‘get in the way’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Joe Biden responded to a deadly tornado in Kentucky saying he will deploy federal resources to the storm ravaged areas and will visit the scene...