Biden’s first 100 days live updates: Biden sets sights on infrastructure

Biden’s first 100 days live updates: Biden sets sights on infrastructure

By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Thursday is Day 44 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the day is unfolding. All time Eastern:Mar 04, 1:02 pmBiden called off 2nd airstrike in Syria, official confirmsIn addition to the U.S. airstrike last week of…
DOD IG report says Jackson as Obama’s physician ‘bullied’ subordinates

DOD IG report says Jackson as Obama’s physician ‘bullied’ subordinates

By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Former White House physician Ronny Jackson "bullied" subordinates and made sexual comments about female colleagues while serving as President Barack Obama's official doctor, according to a new report from the Defense Department inspector general.The Pentagon watchdog's investigation into Jackson's behavior in the White…
House Democrats pass election reforms as GOP moves to change voting laws

House Democrats pass election reforms as GOP moves to change voting laws

By BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The House late Wednesday night passed a sweeping ethics and voting rights package, first introduced in 2019.The "For the People Act of 2021" is something Democrats say is urgently needed as Republican-controlled state legislatures scramble to change voting laws in the wake of…
Biden calls Texas decision to reopen ‘Neanderthal thinking’

Biden calls Texas decision to reopen ‘Neanderthal thinking’

By STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday called Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to end his state's mask mandate "Neanderthal thinking," echoing frustration from top COVID-19 response officials in his administration that case numbers are not low enough to relax restrictions before more Americans are vaccinated.Texas…
Biden calls Texas decision to reopen ‘Neanderthal thinking’

Biden calls Texas decision to reopen ‘Neanderthal thinking’

BY: STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden on Wednesday called Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to end his state's mask mandate "neanderthal thinking," echoing frustration from top COVID-19 response officials in his administration that case numbers are not low enough to relax restrictions before more Americans are…
First lady wades into school reopening debate with trip to two schools

First lady wades into school reopening debate with trip to two schools

By SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden began wading into the debate over reopening schools with a visit to two schools Wednesday in Connecticut and Pennsylvania alongside the newly confirmed Education Secretary Miguel Cardona.The trip was meant to give Biden, a community college teacher, and Cardona an…