As Boris Johnson said when announcing the lifting of all mandatory lockdown measures “If not now, when?”
The COVID Response Team says that the seven-day COVID-19 average is up by 70% from the last seven-day average, Hannah Walker reports.
Jen Psaki hardens the White House stance on vaccine administration and shuts down claims of government “spying” on social media accounts. Delaney Tarr reports on the briefing.
Biden opened the press conference with Angela Merkel with the new Washington Declaration, a document affirming their joint commitment to “the democratic principles that are the heart of both of our nations.” Nord Stream 2 Biden addressed the continued disagreements between the US and Germany on Nord Stream 2, an $11 billion offshore pipeline advocated […]
The White House is working ardently to combat misinformation regarding the Covid vaccine
It’s partly cloudy evening in Berlin (72°F) and sunny (90°F), humid early afternoon in Washington. Here’s some background information about Merkel’s visit to the White House. Schedule: Angela Merkel arrived in Washington yesterday evening and spend the night at a hotel in Georgetown. Today at 9:00 AM she joined vice president Kamala Harris for a […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits the White House today to meet with the President and Vice President on issues including the Nord Stream Pipeline, security, and COVID-19.
The Senate will convene at 10:00 a.m. today. It will resume consideration of the nomination of J. Nellie Liang to be Under Secretary of the Treasury. At 11:00 a.m., two votes: Confirmation of J. Nellie Liang to be Under Secretary of the Treasury Confirmation of the nomination of David Remy to be Deputy Secretary of […]
The Senate adjourned at 7:57 p.m. On Thursday, July 15, the Senate will reconvene at 10:00 a.m. to resume consideration of the nomination of J. Nellie Liang to be Under Secretary of the Treasury. At 11:00 a.m. the Senate will vote on confirmation of the Liang nomination and also vote on confirmation of the nomination […]