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Biden says ‘we can afford' student debt forgiveness after GOP lawsuit

BIDEN SAYS ‘WE CAN AFFORD' STUDENT DEBT FORGIVENESS AFTER GOP LAWSUIT

House Republicans could sue over the order to cancel the forgiveness next year, should they win enough seats in Congress.

BIG CAT PUBLIC SAFETY ACT URGENT UPDATE

Please ask your Senator to urge Senator Lankford of Oklahoma to lift his hold on the Big Cat Public Safety Act. He's the only person...

 
 
 
'You go girl': Ketanji Brown Jackson says she is humbled by reactions since her appointment to Supreme Court

'YOU GO GIRL': KETANJI BROWN JACKSON SAYS SHE IS HUMBLED BY REACTIONS SINCE HER APPOINTMENT TO SUPREME COURT

Hours after she was formally sworn in at the Supreme Court on Friday, Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson gave a rousing speech at the Library...

QUIZ: HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT AMERICA'S GERONTOCRACY?

Brandon Bell/Getty; DorianGray/Getty; Anna Moneymaker/Getty; Drew Angerer/Getty; joebelanger/Getty; Mike Kline/Getty; Anna Kim/Insider The...

 
 
 

WE ALL MUST BE CITIZEN EATERS: NOTES FROM THE HISTORIC WHITE HOUSE CONFERENCE ON HUNGER, NUTRITION, AND HEALTH

This letter was featured in Food Tank's newsletter, released weekly on Thursdays. To make sure it lands straight in your inbox and...

Senate passes stopgap bill to avert shutdown, aid Ukraine

SENATE PASSES STOPGAP BILL TO AVERT SHUTDOWN, AID UKRAINE

Congress is moving quickly to avoid a government shutdown. The Senate on Thursday passed a short-term spending bill that would finance...

 
 
 

KHN'S ‘WHAT THE HEALTH?': ON GOVERNMENT SPENDING, CONGRESS DECIDES NOT TO DECIDE

Congress is supposed to complete its annual appropriations bills before the start of the fiscal year on Oct. 1.

Congress wants ANOTHER $12 billion sent to Ukraine as "aid" while America's southern border suffers from lack of funding

CONGRESS WANTS ANOTHER $12 BILLION SENT TO UKRAINE AS "AID" WHILE AMERICA'S SOUTHERN BORDER SUFFERS FROM LACK OF FUNDING

Both Democrats and Republicans are working together to funnel as much cash as possible to Ukraine, including another $12 billion in...

 
 
 
Lizzo Plays President James Madison's Coveted Flute From Library Of Congress

LIZZO PLAYS PRESIDENT JAMES MADISON'S COVETED FLUTE FROM LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

The Library of Congress invited Lizzo to play the historic instrument, which survived the burning of Washington during the War of 1812.

CHINA FORMER TOP GRAFT BUSTER INDICTED ON BRIBERY CHARGES

BEIJING - A former top graft buster at China's ministry for intelligence and counterintelligence has been indicted on bribery charges,...

 
 
 

CHINA BUSINESS RISKS LIKELY TO KEEP RISING AFTER PARTY CONGRESS, SCHOLAR SAYS

“We're in for a period of increased tension,” Asia Society's Bates Gill says

JOURNEY FOR JUSTICE ALLIANCE TELLS CONGRESS IT'S ‘EQUITY OR ELSE' WHEN IT COMES TO QUALITY OF LIFE FOR ALL

Journey for Justice, a national coalition of education-equity advocates based in Chicago, is demanding that Congress must give their...

 
 
 
Help the Library of Congress Identify People in Mystery Photos

HELP THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS IDENTIFY PEOPLE IN MYSTERY PHOTOS

The Library of Congress is asking for the public's help in identifying the people in a collection of mystery images.

Top news for allergists from European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress

TOP NEWS FOR ALLERGISTS FROM EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY CONGRESS

For allergists interested in dermatology-focused findings from the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress but who...

 
 
 
2022 Pennsylvania General Election - who's running for Congress?

2022 PENNSYLVANIA GENERAL ELECTION - WHO'S RUNNING FOR CONGRESS?

Here's a look at all the U.S House races and candidates in Pennsylvania.

THERE'S OVERWHELMING SUPPORT FOR AN AGE LIMIT ON THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS. HERE'S WHY THAT WON'T HAPPEN ANYTIME SOON

Vicky Leta/Insider Some have proposed age limits for elected officials amid concerns about America's gerontocracy. But members of Congress...

 
 
 
Space junk worries prompt new action by NASA, Congress

SPACE JUNK WORRIES PROMPT NEW ACTION BY NASA, CONGRESS

Recent work by NASA and Congress seeks new solutions for space debris, which has been a U.S. government priority amid anti-satellite...

REP. NANCY MACE, WHO VOTED AGAINST IMPEACHING TRUMP, SAYS THERE'S 'A LOT OF PRESSURE' ON REPUBLICANS TO IMPEACH BIDEN: 'I THINK THAT IS SOMETHING THAT SOME FOLKS ARE CONSIDERING'

U.S. Representative Nancy Mace talks to reporters after a vote to hold longtime Donald Trump ally Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress...

 
 
 
ESMO presentations highlight advances in kidney cancer, melanoma, lung cancer

ESMO PRESENTATIONS HIGHLIGHT ADVANCES IN KIDNEY CANCER, MELANOMA, LUNG CANCER

This year's European Society for Medical Oncology Congress featured potentially practice-changing research in kidney cancer, cutaneous...

FIGHTS OVER POLITICAL LINES HAVE FUELED THE AGING OF AMERICA'S GOVERNMENT. BUT THAT MAY BE CHANGING

Marianne Ayala/Insider Redistricting and fights over political lines have fueled the aging of America's government. More often than...