Climate change will dominate Biden’s agenda when he heads to Europe in two weeks

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks and participates in the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate Session 5: The Economic Opportunities of Climate Action from the White House in Washington, DC, on April 23, 2021. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden will travel to Europe in two … Read more

Biden commemorates 9/11 anniversary with stops at all three attack sites

US President Joe Biden waves as he walks to Marine One prior to departure from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, September 10, 2021, as he travels to New York City and Pennsylvania to commemorate the upcoming 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images President … Read more

US supreme court upholds Arizona voting restrictions – live

4.50pm BST16:50 The Guardian’s Sam Levine reports on the supreme court’s decision in Brnovich v Democratic National Committee: The US supreme court has upheld two Arizona voting restrictions in a ruling that dealt a major blow to the Voting Rights Act, the landmark 1965 civil rights law designed to prevent voting discrimination. In a 6-3 … Read more

White House releases the Bidens’ tax return, showing their income dropped

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden earned $607,336 in 2020, according to their newly released tax return, a significant drop from their 2019 income that reflects Joe Biden’s singular focus on campaigning for president last year. The return shows that the Bidens paid $157,414 in federal income tax, a rate of … Read more

Jill Biden says Joe Biden will make the nation ‘whole’ in her Democratic National Convention speech

WASHINGTON — Jill Biden made a passionate and personal argument for her husband, Democratic nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday at the second night of the Democratic National Convention. “How do you make a broken family whole? The same way you make a nation whole. With love and understanding-and with small acts of compassion. With bravery. … Read more

What to watch for on Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention

Dr. Jill Biden introduces her husband democratic presidential hopeful former US Vice President Joe Biden during a town hall at the Proulx Community Center in Franklin, New Hampshire on November 8, 2019. Joseph Prezioso | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – It’s Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention, and in some ways, convention organizers … Read more