Friday, January 21st, 2022

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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...

Sen. Rubio announces bill to withhold funding from cities that allow noncitizens to vote

Sen. Marco Rubio says he’s ready to tighten the belt on government funding for cities with voting noncitizens. Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida announced Friday that he will be introducing legislation to pull...

Hannity calls on Joe Manchin go ‘kill’ Biden’s ‘Build Back Better’ bill

In his Opening Monologue on Friday, “Hannity” host Sean Hannity called on West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin “kill the bill” in regard to President Joe Biden’s multi-trillion-dollar socioeconomic overhaul legislation “Build Back Better.” Manchin...

House passes bill approving $770B in national defense, with focus on Russia, China

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved the 2022 National Defense Authorization Act that comes with a price tag of about $770 billion and the...

Senate set to vote on bill barring Biden vaccine mandate, likely to pass with Manchin support

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Senate is set to vote this week on a resolution to nullify President Biden’s vaccine mandate for private companies, as Republicans and at least one...

Senate passes funding bill, sends it to Biden

A man walks past the U.S. Capitol building as a government shutdown looms in Washington, September 30, 2021. Leah Millis | Reuters The Senate passed a short-term government funding bill on Thursday night, sending...

Bill Gates’ TerraPower to build its first nuclear reactor in Wyoming coal town

Kemmerer, Wyoming, is a frontier coal town. It was organized in 1897 by coal miners and still employs people in the coal and natural gas industries today. Photo courtesy TerraPower TerraPower, a start-up co-founded...

Biden signs $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill into law

President Joe Biden signed the more than $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill into law on Monday, checking off the first piece of his party’s sprawling economic agenda. The package will put $550 billion in...

Apple sticking taxpayers with part of the bill for digital ID rollout

Wallet and keys Source: Apple Apple is making U.S. states foot part of the bill and provide customer support for its plan to turn iPhones into digital identification cards, according to confidential documents obtained...