National security adviser defends Biden’s wait-and-see approach with Putin

National security adviser defends Biden’s wait-and-see approach with Putin

(WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden's national security adviser Jake Sullivan on Sunday defended the president's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying Biden heard some "important statements" about Putin's view, as the U.S. takes a wait-and-see approach to Russia following the sit down. "I would say that President Biden did…
US to ‘keep our eye on the ball’ in nuclear talks after Iran election: Sullivan

US to ‘keep our eye on the ball’ in nuclear talks after Iran election: Sullivan

(WASHINGTON) — In the wake of Iran's presidential election, where ally of the country's supreme leader, the conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi, emerged as the new president-elect, national security adviser Jake Sullivan said Sunday that the United States is staying the course on negotiations to reinstate the Iran Nuclear Deal. "I…
Judge sides with Florida in cruise lawsuit, says CDC overstepped authority

Judge sides with Florida in cruise lawsuit, says CDC overstepped authority

(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — A federal judge ruled in favor of Florida in a lawsuit against the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, saying the agency overstepped its authority. Judge Steven Merryday said the CDC is "preliminarily enjoined" from enforcing its conditional sail order -- a set of guidelines for cruise…
Democrats push for party unity as GOP unites to block voting rights bill

Democrats push for party unity as GOP unites to block voting rights bill

(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats scrambled on Thursday to unite behind a sweeping election reform bill ahead of a vote on the measure next week, with a key member of their caucus signaling a willingness to support them as Republicans present a united front in opposition. "Our goal remains crystal clear:…