US Political News


andrewyang jun23 Former presidential candidate Andrew Yang conceded defeat after he was placed a distant fourth in the Democratic Party's New York City mayoral primary. "I am a numbers guy. And I am not going to be the next mayor of New York city based on upon the numbers that have come in tonight. I am conceding this race," Yang said in a speech as the results from early and primary day in-person voting came in.

usglobalvaccine jun22 The U.S. Government has announced the distribution list for the remaining 55 million doses of the 80 million coronavirus vaccine doses that President Joe Biden has pledged to supply globally. Approximately 41 million doses will be shared through COVAX, the White House said.

jerome powell 112818 22jun21 Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell is scheduled to appear before the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis later Tuesday to discuss the central bank's response to the pandemic. In prepared remarks, Powell noted the economy has shown sustained improvement since he last appeared before the committee.

ussupremecourt 0618 The Supreme Court has dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act in a decision that could mark the end of the line for major legal challenges to the Obama-era health care law. It was the third major challenge that the Republicans posed against the Affordable Care Act that ensured health care coverage for millions of Americans. Some of its provisions, including coverage for pre-existing cond

biden putin 061721 The United States and Russia have agreed to open a dialogue on nuclear arms control. In their first meeting in Geneva, with the aim of reducing the risk of armed conflicts and the threat of nuclear war, US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to begin an integrated bilateral Strategic Stability Dialogue in the near future. "Through this Dialogue, we seek to lay

eu us flag 061621 The United States and the European Union made taken a number of important decisions that help resolve long-standing trade disputes and strengthen the trade relations between the two entities.

natosummit jun15 The NATO Summit in Brussels warned of the military threat posed by China, and reaffirmed the Alliance's dual-track approach of defense and dialogue towards Russia. Leaders of 30 European and North American countries who convened at NATO Headquarters Monday took important decisions to chart the Alliance's course over the next decade and beyond. They called on China to uphold its international com

reba 111819 Reba McEntire has denied her involvement in a fundraiser for South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem.

nato jun14 Leaders of 30 European and North American countries convened at NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Monday to discuss key issues, take decisions about the future of NATO and agree on concrete measures to adapt the Alliance, as part of the NATO 2030 agenda. Major topics under discussion include NATO's role in a changing geostrategic environment, collective defense, emerging technologies, clima

g7 jun11 The leaders of G7 countries will endorse the historic agreement reached last week by finance ministers for a global minimum corporate tax of at least 15 percent during their ongoing summit. The U.S. proposal, agreed to by other member nations, is a critical step towards ending the decades-long race to the bottom that pushes nations to compete over who can offer the lowest tax rate to large corpor

trump jun07 Former President Donald Trump says China owes the world and the United States reparations for the damages caused by COVID-19. Addressing the North Carolina Republican Party state convention, Trump said, "The time has come for America and the world to demand reparations and accountability from the Communist Party of China. We should all declare within one voice that China must pay. They must pay."

Follow RTT