Tag: Biden

Biden Fuel Rules Unveiled, Will Exceed Obama’s Goals

The Biden administration is proposing a return to the Obama-era fuel-economy regulations over five years. After that, the rules will get tougher, with the goal of getting 40 percent of American drivers into electric vehicles. The exact numbers, which would come from the Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency, haven’t yet been finalized. […]

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Brother of Top Biden Adviser Lobbied for General Motors

Washington, D.C. has long been thought of as a “swamp” of shady dealings, regardless of what party is in charge of the White House and/or Congress at any given time. The previous president even promised to “drain the swamp,” though his critics would argue he made it swampier than ever. A close adviser of the […]

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The Beef Between Lauren Boebert and AOC, Explained

Lauren BoebertImage: JASON CONNOLLY (Getty Images) Everyone loves an educated adult fight, but it’s a bit unfair when one of the said adults is the majestic and pristine Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the other is a gun-toting trash can who has been arrested more times than Kim Kardashian has been married. Advertisement For some reason, […]

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Supreme Court Upholds Restrictive Arizona Voting Laws That Lower Court Found to be Racist

Photo: Mandel Ngan (Getty Images) I wish someone would explain to Republicans that the voting rights issue isn’t the “Which came first, the chicken or the egg?” debate that they think it is. There is no real question regarding whether voter fraud or voter suppression came first—because no one can seem to provide significant evidence […]

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‘Bring More Black Farmer Voices Together’: How the Black Farmers Collective Is Growing a Black-Led Food System Rooted in Black Liberation

“There’s some things that’s out there that’s happening right now that’s not allowing us to grow in the Black farming community like we should. And it starts with the banks.” — James Edward King Jr., Black Farmers Collective, Board Treasurer When Ray Williams first heard about the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s multibillion dollar loan forgiveness […]

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Juneteenth Is More Than a Federal Holiday. We Need Reparations Now

People participate in a march in Brooklyn for both Black Lives Matter and to commemorate the 155th anniversary of Juneteenth on June 19, 2020 in New York City. Photo: Spencer Platt (Getty Images) Although it’s great to see Juneteenth recognized as a federal holiday, it needs to be more than just a paid day off. […]

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Mitch McConnell Isn’t About to Let Biden Confirm a Supreme Court Justice

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks during a press conference following the Republicans policy luncheon in the Russell Senate Office Building on June 8, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. Mitch McConnell successfully denied one Democratic president’s Supreme […]

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White People Are Crazy!

Screenshot: Raw Story/ YouTube White delusion is both dangerous and often comical. It’s dangerous because white delusion gave us Donald Trump’s presidency. For four years, we watched a tangelo-flavored white commander-in-chief say things that were demonstrably untrue and easily fact-checked, yet we saw an entire political party and a strong majority of white Americans treat […]

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Democratic Rep. Val Demings Announces She’s Running Against Marco Rubio for Florida’s Senate Seat

Photo: Senate Television (Getty Images) “Get his ass.” Those, dear readers, are the first words to have left my mouth when learning that Democratic Rep. Val Demings (D-Fla.) announced that she would be running for Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s seat in the 2022 midterms. Advertisement “I know how to get through tough times, and I […]

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West Virginia Turncoat Joe Manchin Continues to Blow Up Biden’s Agenda from the Inside

West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin showing how many times he plans to vote with Democrats. Photo: Greg Nash (Getty Images) West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin is a Democrat in name only. For years, he’s prided himself as a “moderate conservative,” which is just another way of saying Republican-lite—or asshole. Advertisement With the Senate wound tighter […]

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The Trump Administration Secretly Seized the Phone Records of 4 New York Times Reporters

Photo: Alex Wong (Getty Images) In an attempt to stop the Titanic-sized leaks coming from inside the White House, the Trump administration, enabled by evil Fred Flintstone’s Department of Justice, secretly seized the phone records of four New York Times reporters. Advertisement According to The Week, “The Biden administration has already informed CNN and The […]

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Gas War: Biden Suspends Oil Drilling Leases in Alaska

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President Biden, Much Like America, Is Waiting for the Black Woman to Fix It

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) President Weekend at Bernie’s is willing to sign his name to the group project knowing that he didn’t do any of the work. Advertisement Speaking during his trip to Tulsa, Okla., to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, President Biden handed the large task of protecting voting […]

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Delusional Former President Is Telling People He Will Be ‘Reinstated’ as President by August, New York Times Journalist Reports

Photo: Mark Wilson (Getty Images) Former President HooHoo Von SlumLord is still smoking the MAGA dope and truly believes that he will become sitting president by August, according to a tweet Tuesday from New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman. Advertisement Haberman is among a rare group of mainstream reporters who has covered the possible prisoner […]

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Texas Democrats Block Republican Voter Suppression Bill by Walking TF Off the House Floor

In this May 6, 2021 file photo, a group opposing new voter legislation gather outside the House Chamber at the Texas Capitol in Austin, Texas. Texas Republicans dug in Saturday, May 29, for a final weekend vote on some of the most restrictive new voting laws in the U.S., finalizing a sweeping bill that would […]

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DOJ Wants Federal Judge to Dismiss Lawsuits Over Trump Forcibly Removing Peaceful Protesters for Bible Photo-Op

Photo: Brendan Smialowski (Getty Images) So… Do y’all remember the time when ex-y’all’s-president had flash-bang and rubber bullet-wielding police officers forcibly remove peaceful protesters from Wahington D.C.’s Lafayette Square last June so that he could take an awkward photo holding a bible in front of St. John’s Episcopal Church, which never invited his ass there […]

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Concerns Grow That Monthly Checks for Child Aid Won’t Reach the Poorest Families Who Need It Most

Photo: Steve Heap (Shutterstock) Throughout the pandemic, families in need of food assistance have received monthly payments to help cover the cost of food for children who faced greater food insecurity as a result of remote schooling making it harder to get free school meals. While those payments were extended to at least the end […]

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President Biden Goes Truckin’ With Ford

There are lots of pros to being the president of the United States. There are also many cons. To me, two of the biggest drawbacks would be the ever-present threat of assassination and having to give up driving forever. Well, the current commander-in-chief is a car guy, and President Joe Biden reminded us of his […]

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