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Posted inThe White House

Biden And Angela Merkel Won’t Allow Russia To Use Energy As A Weapon To Coerce

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 […]

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Angela Merkel is the fifth foreign official and the first European leader to visit the White House since Joe Biden’s inauguration

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 […]

Posted inLIVE UPDATES

Today in the Senate

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 […]