Sunday, July 3, 2022

New Biden Rules Would Bar Discrimination Against Transgender Students

The proposed rules would prohibit discrimination based on gender identity, among other things; they set up a clash with state lawmakers and conservative groups.

Biden Should Cut Off the Gas Revenues That Fund Myanmar’s Junta

He should cut off the gas revenues that fund Myanmar’s junta.

Inflation Complicates Biden’s Deliberations on Student Loan Forgiveness

The president is trying to balance his campaign promise to cancel thousands of dollars in student debt for tens of millions of borrowers with...

Biden Just Proposed a Gas Tax Holiday. Will It Work?

The president’s idea isn’t a new one. Republicans like Glenn Youngkin and Ron DeSantis got there first.

Brittney Griner’s Supporters Call on Biden to Strike a Deal to Free Her

The campaign by dozens of organizations representing people of color, women and L.G.B.T.Q. voters comes amid growing frustrations over the pace of the U.S....

Will Biden’s Gas Tax Holiday Make a Difference?

Many economists say suspending federal taxes on gas will not significantly cut prices for consumers.

How Biden’s Approval Rating Got So Low

Heading into the midterms, Democratic candidates are contending with the unpopularity of their party’s leader.

Biden Bans Most Antipersonnel Land Mine Use, Reversing Trump-Era Policy

The move effectively returns to a 2014 policy that forbade the use of the weapons except in defense of South Korea.