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Jun 14 2022
Can Biden Improve Relations With Saudi Arabia During Middle East Trip?
President Joe Biden will meet with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his mid-July trip to the Middle East, which some analysts believe could loosen tensions with Saudi Arabia.
During his presidential campaign, Biden pledged to make Saudi Arabia a "pariah state" due to their stance on certain human rights issues. However, given the circumstances brought by Putin's invasion ofPolitico Financial Times Wall Street Journal (Opinion)
Mar 18 2021
Biden Administration to Send 4 Million Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine to Canada and Mexico
The Biden Administration is finalizing plans to loan 4 million surplus doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Canada and Mexico, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki confirmed Thursday. This would be the first time the U.S. directly shared vaccines with another country. “Our first priority remains vaccinating the U.S. population, but the reality is the pandemic knows no bordersNew York Post (News) Reuters New York Times (News)
Nov 25 2022
How Is Inflation Impacting Black Friday 2022?
Black Friday is here, and as retailers released shoppers into their stores, so too did the news media release a wide range of perspectives on the day’s economic ramifications.
Where Coverage Differed: By Friday afternoon, coverage frequently offered seemingly contradictory views of shopping trends. While a CNBC (Center bias) poll found that “consumers are not saying they will cut backWashington Post CNBC Washington Examiner
May 26 2022
House Jan. 6 Committee Told that Trump Showed Approval for 'Hang Mike Pence' Chants
At least one witness reportedly told the House's January 6 select committee that former President Donald Trump made an approving remark about chants of "hang Mike Pence" at the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
Citing anonymous sources, CNN and the New York Times (Lean Left bias) reported this week that the committee was told that Trump complained that the vice president was being whisked toCNN (Online News) Washington Times The Hill
Dec 13 2019
Outgoing Kentucky Gov. Bevin Pardons 428 Criminals on Last Day
This post was updated Saturday 12/14 at 10:19 a.m. EST to include a story from Fox Online News
Outgoing Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin (R) pardoned 428 criminals on Thursday, his last day in office, as first reported by the Louisville Courier-Journal. Bevin, who received a campaign endorsement from President Donald Trump before losing to new governor Andy Beshear (D) last month, argued inFox News (Online News) NPR (Online News) CNN (Online News)
Oct 11 2022
University of Florida Students Protest Sen. Ben Sasse's Appointment as President
Key Facts: During and after Sen. Ben Sasse's speech to students at the University of Florida regarding his nomination to become the school's next president, hundreds of students gathered to protest his politics.
Key Quotes: A petition against Sasse's nomination says that his politics "are discriminatory and non-representative of our student population." Sasse said that "Obviously, IThe Blaze The Hill HuffPost
Jul 27 2022
Hulu Reverses Policy on Banning Political Ads After Backlash from Democrats
Disney on Wednesday told Axios (Center bias) that Hulu will now start accepting political advertisements after facing backlash from Democrats.
The media company said that it conducted a "thorough review" of its policies and will now allow political ads on Hulu, which they have a 67% share in, that cover "a wide spectrum of policy positions." Disney also noted that they reserve theAxios Washington Free Beacon Salon
Nov 29 2020
Biden Appoints All-Women White House Press Team
Projected 2020 presidential election winner Joe Biden named his White House senior communications staff on Sunday, selecting a team of all women. Jen Psaki, who served under President Barack Obama's administration, was chosen to be his first press secretary; Psaki also oversees the confirmations team for Biden's transition team. Biden selected Kate Bedingfield as White House communicationsUSA TODAY Associated Press Fact Check Independent Journal Review
Jun 27 2021
Perspectives: Critical Race Theory in Schools
Critical race theory (CRT) and how it's taught in classrooms is at the center of debate nationwide. At least 21 states have introduced or passed legislation to restrict or ban the teaching of CRT. Several videos of tense debates over CRT at school board meetings have recently gone viral. There's a partisan divide not only on applying the theory, but also on how it evolved over time, what itVox National Review Christian Science Monitor
Nov 10 2016
The election ended this week when Donald Trump was elected to the highest office in the land. Hillary Clinton received slightly more of the national vote, but Trump won outright in Electoral votes. There have been radically different reactions from the public from nationwide protests of "not my president" to widespread joy. The Republicans also maintained control of both the House and Senate,John Gable, AllSides Co-founder