Blazek returned to Wisconsin in April to become director the the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.'s new Office of Rural Prosperity, which was created last year to support rural communities.
Roughly 98% of U.S. households that received a COVID-19 relief check in December will also qualify for the next round of payments being championed by President Joe Biden, according to a White House official.
Virus death rates 10 times higher in more obese countries; Biden says completely lifting restrictions 'big mistake'; what's next for Senate relief bill. Get the latest.
The last three days have been a frantic rush to the finish line as Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer faces his first big test to keep his c…
The Department of Defense inspector general issued a scathing review of Rep. Ronny Jackson during his time serving as the top White House physician.
President Joe Biden is still working through the process of replacing Neera Tanden's failed Office of Management and Budget director nominatio…
Standing onstage in December at the Queen Theater in Wilmington, Delaware, Joe Biden described his freshly nominated pick to run the White Hou…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's pick to head the Office of Management and Budget, Neera Tanden, has withdrawn her nomination after she faced opposition from key Democratic and Republican senators for her controversial tweets.
Vernon Jordan, who rose from humble beginnings to become a champion of civil rights before reinventing himself as a Washington insider, has died at 85.
SAO PAULO — Brazilian health officials are urging nationwide lockdowns and curfews because hospitals are running short of intensive-care unit beds as COVID-19 claims more than 1,000 lives each day in the country.
Former President Donald Trump and former first lady Melania Trump received the Covid-19 vaccine at the White House in January, a Trump adviser…
Liberal House Democrats are pleading with Vice President Kamala Harris to ignore the ruling of the Senate's parliamentarian and decide that th…
The Senate could move as soon as this week to pass their own version of President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump called for GOP unity, even as he exacerbated intraparty divisions by attacking fellow Republicans and promoting lies about the election in a speech that made clear he intends to remain a dominant political force.
What's next for the bill? When can Americans expect to see their $1,400 direct payments? Is there a deadline for final passage? Get the details here.
The conference has turned into an ode to Donald Trump as attendees posed for selfies with a golden statue of the former president, and speakers declared their fealty to him.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince likely approved an operation to kill or capture a U.S.-based journalist, according to a newly declassified U.S. intelligence report released Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House passed a bill Thursday that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though the legislation faces an uphill battle in the Senate.
Virus update: Days after marking a solemn milestone in the pandemic, President Joe Biden is celebrating the pace of his efforts to end it. Plus, more Americans will soon be eligible for unemployment benefits.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after marking a solemn milestone in the pandemic, President Joe Biden is celebrating the pace of his efforts to end it.
Greg Kelly, a cable channel host, has been skewered online after disparaging President Biden’s dog Champ, saying he looks “from the junkyard.”
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration’s early efforts to resurrect the 2015 Iran nuclear deal are getting a chilly early response from Tehran. Though few expected a breakthrough in the first month of the new administration, Iran’s tough line suggests a difficult road ahead.
After a year that has darkened doorways across the U.S., the pandemic has surpassed a milestone that once seemed unimaginable, a reminder of the virus's reach into all corners of the country.
WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounded so ambitious at first blush: 100 million vaccination shots in 100 days.
Just over a year since the first known US Covid-19 death, more than 500,000 people will have died from the disease by the end of this week.