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January 15

Advocates launch hunger strikes across US for voting rights

Over 100 national and grassroots organizations planned to gather in Washington, D.C., for a march on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
January 15
Over 100 national and grassroots organizations planned to gather in Washington, D.C., for a march on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
January 15

FAA to change how some planes land in effort to cut emissions

The move is part of the FAA's net-zero emissions goal by 2050.
January 15
January 15

Advocates launch hunger strikes throughout US to push for voting rights

The events are being held to pressure lawmakers into supporting the bill.
January 15
Daryl Jones and Barbara Arnwine of Transformative Justice Coalition joins hunger strikers and activists at a press conference in front of the Capitol Building to demand that the Senate pass the Freedom To Vote: John Lewis Act, Jan. 13, 2022.
January 15

1st Somali American presidential appointee in US makes history

The 2016 election season inspired him to become more active, he said.
January 15
Hamse Warfa is seen in this undated photo.
January 14

CDC warns loosely woven cloth masks are 'least protective' against COVID

CDC says people at high risk of COVID might want to opt for an N95 mask.
January 14
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention attends a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing to examine the federal response to COVID-19, at Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Jan. 11, 2022.
January 14

President Biden’s agenda suffering major setbacks as he nears 1 year in office

Analyzing President Joe Biden’s agenda after his failure to move forward with voting rights legislation and the Supreme Court decision to block his vaccine mandate for big companies.
January 14
VIDEO: President Biden’s agenda suffering major setbacks as he nears 1 year in office
January 14

Biden administration to launch website for free at-home COVID tests on Wednesday

The first tests could reach Americans by early February.
January 14
President Joe Biden speaks about the government's COVID-19 response, in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington, D.C., Jan. 13, 2022.
January 14

What to know about Biden’s plan to ship Americans 1 billion free at-home COVID tests

The tests will be delivered to Americans' doorsteps beginning in late January.
January 14
President Joe Biden speaks about the government's COVID-19 response, in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington, D.C., Jan. 13, 2022.
January 14

GOP candidates focus on school board controversies to bolster campaigns

Curriculum choices, COVID policies and parental power have taken center stage.
January 14
Kari Lake speaks during the Rally To Protect Our Elections conference in Phoenix, Ariz., July 24, 2021.
January 14

US accuses Russia of 'fabricating a pretext' to invade Ukraine

The White House said Russia prepositioned operatives for a false-flag operation.
January 14
Russian President Vladimir Putin listens during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Jan. 14, 2022.
January 14

Biden announces new investment in nation's bridges

It will allocate nearly $27 billion in funding to repair and replace bridges.
January 14
President Joe Biden speaks to the press after attending a meeting with the Senate Democratic Caucus on Capitol Hill, Jan. 13, 2022.
January 14

Dr. Vivek Murthy, Rep. Jim Clyburn & Tom Bossert Sunday on “This Week”

This is a listing for "This Week" airing Sunday, January 16, 2022.
January 14
This Week with George Stephanopoulos
January 14

Nurses hold vigil at White House, demanding safer COVID working conditions

They lit nearly 500 candles to honor nurses they said died from COVID.
January 14
National Nurses United hold a candlelight vigil outside the White House to memorialize and honor all of the nurses who died from Covid-19, Jan. 13, 2022.
January 14

Snowy owl, all the way from Arctic, stares down on captivated Washington

The owl has created a sensation among the capital's birdwatchers.
January 14
An American Flag flies in the distance as a rare snowy owl looks down from its perch atop the large stone orb of the Christopher Columbus Memorial Fountain at the entrance to Union Station in Washington, D.C., Jan. 7, 2022.
January 14

Top prosecutor lied about COVID hardships: Feds

A federal grand jury in Maryland has indicted Marilyn Mosby, the state's attorney for Baltimore City, on two counts of perjury and making false statements on mortgage applications.
January 14
A federal grand jury in Maryland has indicted Marilyn Mosby, the state's attorney for Baltimore City, on two counts of perjury and making false statements on mortgage applications.
January 14

Why Spanish-language voting ballots are critical for democracy, advocates say

Spanish and non-English ballots are not required across the nation.
January 14
Sheets of stickers reading "I Voted Today" in Spanish are displayed on a table at a polling station inside a Baptist Church in Philadelphia, Penn., June 2, 2020.
January 14

Brutal week stalls out Democrats' agenda: The Note

Biden drew a line in the sand on voting rights and saw two Democrats cross it.
January 14
President Joe Biden speaks to the media after meeting privately with Senate Democrats, Jan. 13, 2022, on Capitol Hill.
January 13

Some states requiring voting ballots in Spanish

According to the latest 2020 U.S. Census data, there are over 60 million Latinos in the U.S.
January 13
According to the latest 2020 U.S. Census data, there are over 60 million Latinos in the U.S.
January 13

Sinema, Manchin reject Biden push to change filibuster for voting rights

The two key Democrats did so even as Biden headed to Capitol Hill.
January 13
President Joe Biden speaks in support of changing the Senate filibuster rules that have stalled voting rights legislation, at Atlanta University Center Consortium, on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University, Jan. 11, 2022, in Atlanta.
January 13

Top prosecutor indicted for allegedly lying about COVID financial hardships

Mosby made $250,000, but claimed she was facing COVID financial hardships.
January 13
Maryland State Attorney Marilyn Mosby speaks during a news conference announcing the indictment of correctional officers, on Dec. 3, 2019, in Baltimore.
January 13

RNC threatens to 'prohibit' nominees from participating in commission-run debates

The move follows longstanding criticisms by Republicans.
January 13
In this file photo, officials from the Commission on Presidential Debates gather near the stage before the start of the second and final presidential debate, Oct. 22, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. The Republican National Committee says it is planning a rules change that would force presidential candidates seeking the party's nomination to sign a pledge saying they will not participate in any debates sponsored by the Commission on Presidential Debates.
January 13

Biden speaks after meeting with Senate Democrats on voting rights

"It's about election subversion, not just whether or not people get to vote," the president said.
January 13
VIDEO: Biden speaks after meeting with senate Democrat's on voting rights
January 13

McCarthy doubles down on refusal to cooperate with Jan. 6 probe

The GOP leader said he has "nothing else to add" to the committee's probe.
January 13
U.S. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy holds his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Jan. 13, 2022.
January 13

Biden to give update on US COVID response

Dr. John Brownstein, chief innovation officer at Boston Children’s Health, discusses what he hopes to hear from the president Thursday and how the medical military deployment can help curve the surge.
January 13
VIDEO: Biden to give update on US COVID response
January 13

President Biden updates on COVID-19 surge response

The president urged Americans to get vaccinated and announced that 1 billion at-home COVID tests will be soon be available for free.
January 13
The president urged Americans to get vaccinated and announced that 1 billion at-home COVID tests will be soon be available for free.
January 13

Pressure on McCarthy forces reckoning over Trump: The Note

The Jan. 6 committee now wants McCarthy’s “voluntary cooperation.”
January 13
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Dec. 3, 2021.
January 12

GOP Sen. Kevin Cramer: Voting rights issue is 'fake crisis'

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with Republican Sen. Kevin Cramer about the Democrats’ push for voting rights reform and the threats to eliminate the Senate filibuster.
January 12
VIDEO: GOP Sen. Kevin Cramer: Voting rights issue is 'fake crisis'
January 12

GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy says he won't cooperate with Jan. 6 committee

It is not compelling him to provide information or sit before the committee.
January 12
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Dec. 3, 2021.
January 12

Legislation on voting rights should be a ‘priority’: NAACP president

NAACP President Derrick Johnson explains why President Joe Biden should prioritize voting rights legislation in America despite pushback from Republicans.
January 12
VIDEO: Legislation on voting rights should be a ‘priority’: NAACP president
January 12

Wisconsin senator reacts to Biden lobbying to change Senate filibuster

Sen. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wis., responds to President Joe Biden’s remarks on voting rights after he said he supports changing the filibuster rule for the issue.
January 12
VIDEO: Wisconsin senator reacts to Biden lobbying to change Senate filibuster
January 12

McConnell blasts Biden's voting rights speech as 'rage and false hysteria'

McConnell said the remarks were "incoherent, incorrect and beneath his office.”
January 12
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell talks to reporters following the weekly Senate Republican policy luncheon in the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, Jan. 11, 2022 in Washington, DC.
January 12

McConnell slams Biden for voting rights speech

The Republican leader said the president's remarks on Tuesday were "incoherent, incorrect and beneath his office," calling it "profoundly un-presidential."
January 12
The Republican leader said the president's remarks on Tuesday were "incoherent, incorrect and beneath his office," calling it "profoundly un-presidential."
January 12

CDC to weigh in soon on whether to upgrade your mask: The answer will likely be yes

Health experts have long called for better masks in light of omicron.
January 12
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention testifies during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing to examine the federal response to COVID-19 and emerging variants at Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Jan. 11, 2022.
January 12

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid lies in state in Capitol Rotunda

The lawmaker from Nevada served in Congress for 34 years.
January 12
President Joe Biden touches the flag-draped casket former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid as he pays his respects during a Congressional ceremony as Reid lies in state at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Jan. 12, 2022.
January 12

1 injured in Navy helicopter hard landing

The Navy previously reported all three crew members sustained injuries.
January 12
A Navy MH-60s Seahawk helicopter experienced a hard landing near Smithfield, Va., Jan. 12, 2021.
January 12

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid lies in state at the Capitol

Reid was regarded as one of toughest dealmakers in Congress throughout his 34-year political career.
January 12
Reid was regarded as one of toughest dealmakers in Congress throughout his 34-year political career.
January 12

Record number of law enforcement officers killed in 2021, most from COVID: Report

COVID-19 was the leading cause of death, claiming the lives of 301 officers.
January 12
The newest members  of the New York City Police Department (NYPD) attend their police academy graduation ceremony at Madison Square Garden, March 30, 2017, in New York City.
January 12

Democrats back where they started on voting rights: The Note

Changing the volume doesn’t change votes.
January 12
President Joe Biden speaks in support of changing the Senate filibuster rules that have stalled voting rights legislation, at Atlanta University Center Consortium, on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University, Jan. 11, 2022, in Atlanta.
January 12

Candidates for top election posts fundraising at record-setting pace: Report

Relitigating the 2020 election is defining races in battleground states.
January 12
A man with a Stop the Steal sign stands in front of the Capitol Building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
January 11

Expert panel gives insight after Biden addresses voting rights in US

ABC political experts break down President Joe Biden’s remarks on voting rights.
January 11
VIDEO: Expert panel gives insight after Biden addresses voting rights in US
January 11

Maryland senator reacts after Biden delivers remarks on voting rights

Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., responded to President Joe Biden’s address on U.S. voting rights discussed his thoughts on the Senate filibuster.
January 11
VIDEO: Maryland senator reacts after Biden delivers remarks on voting rights
January 11

Breaking down the Democratic Party’s strategy to pass voting rights legislation

ABC political experts discuss how Democrats plan to push voting rights legislation through Congress.
January 11
VIDEO: Breaking down the Democratic Party’s strategy to pass voting rights legislation
January 11

Georgia secretary of state on voting rights bill

Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger reacts to Georgia’s new law that allows the state’s board of elections to take over county boards.
January 11
VIDEO: Georgia secretary of state on voting rights bill
January 11

What is the Senate filibuster?

The filibuster can block or delay an action on a bill.
January 11
The filibuster can block or delay an action on a bill.
January 11

Biden says he supports changing filibuster rule to pass voting rights bills

If bills are blocked there is "no option" but to change the Senate rule: Biden
January 11
President Joe Biden speaks in support of changing the Senate filibuster rules that have stalled voting rights legislation, at Atlanta University Center Consortium, on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University, Jan. 11, 2022.
January 11

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Trump speechwriter, GOP operatives

The committee would like to interview Trump speechwriter Ross Worthington.
January 11
In this file photo taken on Jan. 6, 2021, President Donald Trump speaks to supporters from The Ellipse near the White House in Washington, D.C.
January 11

Biden says he supports changing filibuster rule for voting rights

President Joe Biden traveled to Georgia and called for making an exception to the filibuster rule to get the Voting Rights Act passed in the Senate.
January 11
President Joe Biden traveled to Georgia and called for making an exception to the filibuster rule to get the Voting Rights Act passed in the Senate.
January 11

A year after Jan. 6, the battle continues against extremism in the military

Military-trained rioters highlight a pressing issue for the Pentagon.
January 11
Violent insurrections loyal to President Donald Trump try to break through a police barrier at the Capitol in Washington on Jan. 6, 2021.
January 11

Trump asks judge to dismiss a lawsuit by Mary Trump

Mary Trump accused her family of swindling her out of at least $10 million.
January 11
Former President Donald Trump speaks during the Rally To Protect Our Elections conference, July 24, 2021, in Phoenix.
January 11

Dr. Fauci blasts Sen. Rand Paul for ‘personal attacks’

Fauci also accused the Republican senator from Kentucky of playing politics with the COVID-19 pandemic.
January 11
Fauci also accused the Republican senator from Kentucky of playing politics with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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