Feed Posts

Biden still working through Tanden replacement options as Hill Democrats push Young

Biden still working through Tanden replacement options as Hill Democrats push Young

President Joe Biden is still working through the process of replacing Neera Tanden’s failed Office of Management and Budget director nomination, as congressional Democrats ramp up pressure for Shalanda Young, a well-respected congressional staffer, according to multiple officials. With Tanden’s nomination on the ropes for more than a week, White House officials have been quietly…MORE

John Oates revives music festival to help fight pandemic-related hunger crisis

John Oates revives music festival to help fight pandemic-related hunger crisis

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Oates and his wife Aimee are reviving Oates Song Fest 7908 to fundraise for Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger-relief organization. The economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic is driving up food insecurity across America. Feeding America estimates that one in six Americans could face food insecurity as…MORE

Leaving Las Vegas: Sands is selling its casinos in a $6.25 billion deal

Leaving Las Vegas: Sands is selling its casinos in a $6.25 billion deal

Las Vegas Sands Corp., the upscale resort and casino company founded by the late Sheldon Adelson, is leaving its namesake city and selling its two Nevada properties in a $6.25 billion deal. Apollo Global Management and Vici Properties are partnering to buy the Venetian, a 7,000 room resort on the Las Vegas Strip, and the…MORE

The 10 Senate seats most likely to flip in 2022

The 10 Senate seats most likely to flip in 2022

Senate elections typically happen only every two years — except sometimes they’re three years in a row. Democrats picked up two seats in November 2020. They won two more in Georgia runoffs in January 2021. And in 2022, they’ll be fighting to keep control of the evenly divided chamber, where Vice President Kamala Harris is…MORE

Air base hosting US troops in Iraq targeted in rocket attack, coalition says

An air base hosting US, Iraqi and coalition forces in Iraq was targeted on Wednesday by at least 10 rockets, US coalition officials said. The Al-Asad air base was struck by grad missiles, Iraqi officials said earlier Wednesday. There are no reports of casualties or damage, and no group immediately claimed responsibility. The rocket launcher…MORE

Exclusive: Wall Street is in for a rude awakening, former NY Fed president says

Exclusive: Wall Street is in for a rude awakening, former NY Fed president says

Wall Street threw a fit last week when Treasury rates spiked. The stock market tanked and investors feared the economy was overheating. Former New York Fed President Bill Dudley is warning that the temper tantrums are only just beginning. “They want the economy to overheat,” Dudley told CNN Business, referring to the Fed. “And my…MORE

House to vote on sweeping government, ethics and election bill

House to vote on sweeping government, ethics and election bill

The House is expected to vote Wednesday on HR 1, a sweeping government, ethics and election bill that Democrats have made a signature legislative priority. HR 1 passed the House during the last Congress after Democrats won back the majority, but it failed to advance in the Republican-controlled Senate. Now that Democrats also control the…MORE

Recently Played

Concert Calendar

There is no custom code to display.