President Biden announces additional steps to boost the federal government’s role in addressing the troubled rollout of vaccines in the United States.
President Biden by executive order repealed the Trump ban on transgender people in the military on Monday.
Barack Obama, the first Black president, followed aides’ advice to not be a “racial grievance” figure. Kamala Harris, the first Black vice president, will be. Times changed.
Changes at 1600: Days don’t begin and end with tweets. The press secretary hasn’t lied or insulted media. Policy papers are back. The president stays on message.
Get ready for the same tough-as-nails obstructionist we saw when Obama was in office.
Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III becomes the first Black secretary of Defense and the second member of President Biden’s Cabinet to be approved by the Senate.
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