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Biden says NATO must protect against ‘phony populism’

Biden says NATO must protect against ‘phony populism’

President Joe Biden on Monday called on foreign leaders to protect against those who prey on division and push “phony populism,” asserting that it’s up to democratic nations to prove to the world that democracy can prevail and autocracies cannot “deliver for the needs of our people.” “We have to root out corruption that siphons…MORE

Low-income Americans can now register for expanded child tax credit

Low-income Americans can now register for expanded child tax credit

Low-income American families who don’t typically file tax returns can now register to receive the enhanced child tax credit, which will start going out next month. The Internal Revenue Service unveiled a sign-up tool on its website Monday that will allow users to provide the necessary information about their households and, if they choose, about…MORE

House to vote on repeal of 2002 US war authorization in Iraq with White House support

House to vote on repeal of 2002 US war authorization in Iraq with White House support

The House is voting this week on a bill to repeal the 2002 US war authorization in Iraq, with Democrats hopeful that the White House’s backing will give them newfound momentum to finally revoke the nearly 20-year-old authorization. The White House’s Office of Management and Budget on Monday issued a statement supporting the House’s legislation,…MORE

ICE terminates Trump-era office that focused on victims of immigrant crime

ICE terminates Trump-era office that focused on victims of immigrant crime

Immigration and Customs Enforcement has terminated the Trump-era office that focused on victims of crimes linked to undocumented immigrants, another move the Biden administration has taken to distance itself from President Donald Trump’s immigration policies. ICE announced on Friday that it was shuttering the Victim of Immigration Crime Engagement office and replacing it with a…MORE

Erdoğan and Biden hold bilateral meeting following NATO summit

Erdoğan and Biden hold bilateral meeting following NATO summit

President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan held a bilateral meeting on Monday following a meeting of NATO leaders in Brussels. The meeting, which took place at the NATO headquarters in Belgium, was expected to be contentious. Biden in April became the first US president in decades to recognize the massacre of Armenians…MORE