Politic > Congress

Biden touts savings on insulin and other drugs for Americans

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden pledged Monday that his social agenda legislation would deliver tangible savings on prescription drugs for all Americans. Relief that consumers have clamored for is now in sight, he asserted.
But first the bill has to pass Congress, where plenty of obstacles remain in its path.
Biden tried to shift the focus to pocketbook provisions overlooked in the political machinations over his $2 trillion legislation, which deals with issues from climate to family life and taxes. Even before concerns over rising inflation, polls consistently showed support from...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Congress  


No Grammys? No problem - fire up some nominees for a storm playlist

No Grammys? No problem - fire up some nominees for a storm playlist

The last weekend in January is traditionally a time for snowstorms and Grammy parties. This year, we've definitely got the snowstorm. And we can still have a Grammy party, even... Read more ...

Lowry: The left faces defeat in war over masks

The people in contemporary America who most pride themselves on their alleged commitment to science and public health are also the most superstitious and immune to... Read more ...

Lucas: Lydia Edwards aces state Senate 101: Double-dipping

Double dipping in the Massachusetts state Senate is a lucrative way of life. So, it did not take long for newly elected state Sen. Lydia Edwards of Boston to get into the swing... Read more ...

Trump facing legal, political headwinds as he eyes comeback

CONROE, Texas - As he prepared to tee off at one of his Florida golf courses, a fellow player introduced Donald Trump as the “45th president of the United States.” “45th and... Read more ...

Dear Abby: Niece hasn't repaid loan, despite having $$ to spend

Dear Abby: Several years ago, my adult niece, with whom I am very close, found herself in some legal difficulties and needed an attorney. At the time, due to some medical... Read more ...

Notre Dame grinds out a win over Sandwich

ROCKLAND - When Notre Dame Academy first made the leap to the Div. 1 girls hockey ranks this year, the Cougars did so knowing that they were essentially entering uncharted... Read more ...

Celtics fade in Atlanta, 108-92

The Celtics haven't done much with momentum this season. Faced with the opportunity to match a season-high three-game winning streak for only the third time this season, the... Read more ...

These are the people believed to be frontrunners for Biden's Supreme Court pick

These are the people believed to be frontrunners for Biden's Supreme Court pick

President Biden has pledged to choose a Black woman to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court - and the White House is looking at a broad list of potential candidates. (Image... Read more ...

Staniford seeks to take on Rep. Rice in 4th Congressional District

He lives in Lawrence and is CEO of Qira, a financial and screening program for property management. Read more ...

Nashville officer in shooting loses police power amid review

Nashville's police chief stripped an officer of his policing authority Friday after he fired the final two shots to end a fatal highway standoff in which nine officers opened... Read more ...