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13 minutes ago

Democrats dare GOP to vote against government funding bill

The bill would avert a shutdown but includes a suspension to the debt limit.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks during a news conference held to introduce the 'Protecting Our Democracy Act' on Capitol Hill, Sept. 21, 2021. The 'Protecting Our Democracy Act' is a plan that aims to prevent presidential abuse of power and foreign influence in elections by introducing further checks and balances.
42 minutes ago

Biden talks COVID vaccine, climate change in UN speech

President Joe Biden discussed the United States’ role in the world in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday morning.
42 minutes ago
President Joe Biden discussed the United States’ role in the world in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday morning.
1 hour ago

Biden found images of border agents with migrants 'horrific and horrible': WH

The White House vowed to investigate the Border Patrol tactics used.
1 hour ago
Haitian migrants use a dam to cross to and from the United States from Mexico, Sept. 17, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas.
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FBI director, DHS secretary testify on worldwide threats before Senate committee

FBI Director Christopher Wray and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas outlined what threats the U.S. faces and what's being done to combat them.
1 hour ago
FBI Director Christopher Wray and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas outlined what threats the U.S. faces and what's being done to combat them.
1 hour ago

Biden calls for cooperation, diplomacy in UN General Assembly address

The president told world leaders “we must work together as never before.”
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VIDEO: Biden calls for cooperation, diplomacy in UN General Assembly address
2 hours ago

Homeland Security secretary gets heated questioning from senator on southern border

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson berated Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on the situation at the southern border during a Senate Homeland Security committee hearing.
2 hours ago
Republican Sen. Ron Johnson berated Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on the situation at the southern border during a Senate Homeland Security committee hearing.
10 minutes ago

Biden challenges UN to act together on pandemic, climate change

He told the General Assembly the world was at "an inflection point in history."
10 minutes ago
President Joe Biden addresses the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly on Sept. 21, 2021, in New York.
September 21

Damaging images shape Biden's new 'chapter' on world stage: The Note

Events are continuing to crash Biden’s plans and challenge his commitments.
September 21
President Joe Biden meets with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres at the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly in New York, Sept. 20, 2021.
September 21

Republicans dig in on debt-limit standoff despite Democratic effort to mount pressure

Democrats aim to tie the debt hike to a must-pass government funding bill.
September 21
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell heads to the Senate Floor in the Capitol, Sept. 20, 2021.
September 20

Migrant surge continues to test authorities in south Texas

Video showing officials using horses for crowd control is stirring controversy.
September 20
Haitian migrants use a dam to cross to and from the United States from Mexico, Sept. 17, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas.
September 20

More than 600,000 flags on National Mall stand witness to America's COVID dead

The number of flags has nearly tripled since the first display in fall 2020.
September 20
White flags stand near the Washington Monument on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., Sept. 15, 2021.
September 20

Trans rights challenged in Texas' third special legislative session

Texas lawmakers alone have introduced more than 40 anti-trans bills this year.
September 20
The Texas State Capitol is seen on the first day of the 87th Legislature's third special session, Sept. 20, 2021, in Austin, Texas.
September 20

LGBTQ vets discharged dishonorably for their sexual orientation to get full benefits

This comes on the 10th anniversary of the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell."
September 20
In this photo taken on June 4, 2019, rainbow flags are seen at the Stonewall National Monument in New York.
September 20

DHS secretary visits Texas amid migrant surge

DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas traveled to Del Rio, Texas, to assess the migrant surge along the border.
September 20
DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas traveled to Del Rio, Texas, to assess the migrant surge along the border.
September 20

500 US women athletes ask Supreme Court to uphold abortion rights

Advocates called the amicus brief by women athletes historic.
September 20
In this Sept. 3, 2021, file photo, the Supreme Court is shown in Washington, D.C.
September 20

Biden administration to ease restrictions on travel to US in November

The U.S. would require foreign nationals be fully vaccinated and show proof.
September 20
A worker sanitizes a sign at the International arrivals area of Terminal 5 in London's Heathrow Airport, Britain, Aug. 2, 2021.
September 20

Biden had slow adjustment to 'cold' White House, new book claims

Also according to "Peril," Biden and his aides grapple with Trump's legacy.
September 20
President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economy in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 16, 2021.
September 20

Trump's top military adviser did no go 'rogue' in secret calls to China: Book

Trump's top military adviser briefed colleagues on his calls.
September 20
Washington Post reporters and authors Robert Costa and Bob Woodward speak to George Stephanopoulos on "Good Morning America," Sept. 20, 2021.
September 20

Quiet weekend in Washington belies noise and threats ahead: The Note

The worst fears over the J6 rally didn’t materialize. But more is still to come.
September 20
A police officer in riot gear monitors the scene as supporters of those charged in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol attend the 'Justice for J6' rally near the U.S. Capitol, Sept. 18, 2021 in Washington, DC.
September 19

Pentagon's drone strike acknowledgement was the correct response: Mullen

Mullen called the drone strike in Afghanistan a "Tragic, tragic mistake."
September 19
Admiral Michael Mullen speaks onstage in New York, April 26, 2017.
September 19

Biden admin outlines response to surge of Haitian migrants at border

Over 12,900 migrants have attempted to cross into the small Texas border town.
September 19
Thousands of migrants take shelter as they await to be processed near the Del Rio International Bridge after crossing the Rio Grande river into the U.S. from Ciudad Acuna in Del Rio, Texas, Sept. 18, 2021.
September 19

The FDA panel decision on vaccine boosters shows the process worked: Fauci

Fauci also said to expect a decision on vaccinating children by this fall.
September 19
Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing in Washington, May 11, 2021.
September 19

'This Week' Transcript 9-19-21: Dr. Anthony Fauci & Adm. Mike Mullen

This is a rush transcript of "This Week" airing Sunday, September 19.
September 19
Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee confirmation hearing in Washington, July 20, 2021.
September 19

Recall election misinformation was countered with real-time tweets

LA local election authority fact-checked questions and false information.
September 19
People vote in the California gubernatorial recall election in Long Beach, Calif., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 17

FDA panel rejects Biden plan for boosters to all, embraces shots for older Americans

The votes followed a full day of presentations, Q&A and debate.
September 17
A syringe is prepared with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at the Reading Area Community College in Reading, Pa., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 17

Dr. Anthony Fauci & Adm. Mike Mullen Sunday on “This Week”

This is a listing for "This Week" airing Sunday, September 19, 2021.
September 17
This Week with George Stephanopoulos
September 17

'We are prepared': Law enforcement stresses readiness ahead of right-wing rally

The event is billed as a protest against the detainment of some Jan. 6 rioters.
September 17
The U.S. Capitol stands behind security fencing on Sept. 17, 2021, in Washington ahead of the Justice for J6 Rally.
September 17

Lawyer who represented Clinton campaign indicted

A lawyer whose firm represented Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign was indicted Thursday by special counsel on a single charge of making a false statement to the FBI.
September 17
A lawyer whose firm represented Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign was indicted Thursday by special counsel on a single charge of making a false statement to the FBI.
September 17

McAuliffe, Youngkin spar over vision for commonwealth in 1st Va. gubernatorial debate

Both candidates pledged to "absolutely" accept the election result if they lose.
September 17
Democratic gubernatorial candidate former Governor Terry McAuliffe, left, greets Republican challenger, Glenn Youngkin, at the start of a debate at the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Va., Sept. 16, 2021.
September 17

Washington braces for 'Justice for J6' rally: The Note

It it appears that nothing is being left to chance.
September 17
U.S. Capitol Police officers look over the integrity of the fence put up to secure the US Capitol  and its grounds in advance of 9/18 Justice for J6 rally, Sept. 16, 2021, in Washington, D.C.
September 17

What to expect as FDA advisory panel debates Pfizer COVID booster shots

The group will discus and vote on whether to recommend Pfizer booster shots.
September 17
A syringe is prepared with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at the Reading Area Community College in Reading, Pa., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 17

This state had highest vaccination rate. Now it's in a COVID-19 crisis.

"It has brought us to the breaking point," one hospital official said.
September 17
Medical Assistant Molly Bolton collects nasal swab tests at a Ketchikan Gateway Borough drive-up COVID-19 testing site at Berth 3 in Ketchikan, Alaska on May 13, 2021.
September 17

Confused about boosters? Here are some answers

The FDA and CDC's advisory panels meet to discuss the data next week.
September 17
A man receives his booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine during an Oakland County Health Department vaccination clinic at the Southfield Pavilion on Aug. 24, 2021, in Southfield, Mich.
September 16

Fence goes up around US Capitol, as law enforcement braces for Sept. 18 protest

A fence, erected after the Jan. 6 riot, was removed in July.
September 16
Workers install a security fence around the U.S. Capitol on Sept. 15, 2021, ahead of an expected rally on Saturday in support of the Jan. 6 defendants in Washington.
September 16

Lawyer who represented Clinton campaign indicted for alleged false statements to FBI

He faces a single charge of making a false statement to the FBI.
September 16
Attorney John Durham is the prosecutor leading the investigation into the origins of the Russia probe, 2018.
September 16

Dem drama as House advances Biden's agenda: What's in the draft reconciliation bill?

The measure sets up negotiations with the Senate in the next two weeks.
September 16
President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economy in the East Room of the White House, Sept. 16, 2021, in Washington.
September 16

Fences go back up around Capitol building ahead of 'Justice for J6' rally

“We are closely monitoring Sept. 18 and we are planning accordingly,” said Capitol Police Chief Tom Manger.
September 16
“We are closely monitoring Sept. 18 and we are planning accordingly,” said Capitol Police Chief Tom Manger.
September 16

Apprehensions at the southern border surpass 200,000 in August

The number is lower than in July but far higher than in past years.
September 16
A U.S. Border Patrol agent instructs unaccompanied teenagers as they prepare to board transport to a processing center after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border on Aug. 13, 2021, in La Joya, Texas.
September 16

Trump aftershocks still felt in both parties: The Note

Trump doesn't have to run in 2024 to continue to dominate talk and realities.
September 16
President Donald Trump walks to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, Jan. 12, 2021.
September 15

Biden has 'great confidence' in Milley after secret actions in Trump's final months

A former official told ABC News the Secretary Esper initiated outreach to China.
September 15
Army Secretary Mark Esper and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley announce that Austin, Texas, will be the new headquarters for the Army Futures Command during a news conference at the Pentagon, July 13, 2018 in Arlington, Virginia.
September 15

New Pfizer data makes case for booster shots 6 months after primary doses

It comes days before the FDA's advisory committee will discuss booster shots.
September 15
A syringe is prepared with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at the Reading Area Community College in Reading, Pa., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 15

Positive results on handling pandemic, Dem turnout advantage help Newsom retain seat

Some exit poll results, however, were less incumbent-friendly.
September 15
Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks to volunteers in San Francisco, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. The recall election that could remove California Democratic Gov. Newsom is coming to an end.
September 15

Mandates and math carry lessons from California: The Note

Newsom pinned his win to voters' trust in science and disapproval of Trump.
September 15
People vote in the California gubernatorial recall election in Long Beach, Calif., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 15

Milley secretly assured China Trump wouldn't attack to stay in office, book claims

He was certain that Trump had gone into a serious mental decline, new book says
September 15
Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley, top center, watches as President Donald Trump signs the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Dec. 20, 2019.
September 15

ANALYSIS: Newsom romps based on twin fears of COVID-19 and Trump

Voters gave Newsom more credit than blame for his handling of the pandemic.
September 15
California Gov. Gavin Newsom makes an appearance after the polls close on the recall election, at the California Democratic Party headquarters in Sacramento, Calif., Sept. 14, 2021.
September 15

Gov. Gavin Newsom will not be recalled in California election, ABC News projects

Larry Elder, the frontrunner to replace Newsom if recalled, has conceded.
September 15
California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks to union workers and volunteers on election day at the IBEW Local 6 union hall, Sept. 14, 2021, in San Francisco.
September 14

DOJ files for immediate injunction to halt enforcement of Texas abortion law

It comes after they announced their lawsuit against the state last week.
September 14
Abortion rights activists rally at the Texas State Capitol on Sept. 11, 2021, in Austin, Texas. Texas lawmakers recently passed several pieces of conservative legislation, including SB8, which prohibits abortions in Texas after a fetal heartbeat is detected on an ultrasound, usually between the fifth and sixth weeks of pregnancy.
September 14

Biden touts clean energy in infrastructure plan

President Joe Biden discussed parts of his infrastructure bill while touring the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Colorado.
September 14
President Joe Biden discussed parts of his infrastructure bill while touring the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Colorado.
September 14

Staffers confident California Gov. Gavin Newsom will keep his job in recall election

Former President Donald Trump and other prominent Republicans have made baseless claims that the election is rigged.
September 14
VIDEO: Staffers confident California Gov. Gavin Newsom will keep his job in recall election
September 14

Senate Democrats introduce new voting rights bill

It comes as a wave of voting restrictions have passed in GOP-led states.
September 14
People cast their ballots at a polling location on Oct. 13, 2020 in Austin, Texas.

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