Biden Delivers State of the Union Address

By Terrance Turner Feb. 7, 2023 US President Joe Biden speaks during a State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, US, on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023. Biden is speaking against the backdrop of renewed tensions with China and a brewing showdown with House Republicans over raising the federal debt ceiling. … Continue reading Biden Delivers State of the Union Address

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson Sworn In As Supreme Court Justice (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner April 7, 2022 (first filed March 22, 2022; updated June 29) History has been made. Ketanji Brown Jackson has become the first Black woman ever to be sworn in as a justice on the Supreme Court. "Welcome to the Supreme Court. We're here today to administer the oath of office to Judge … Continue reading Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson Sworn In As Supreme Court Justice (UPDATED)

A New Era Begins on Inauguration Day

By Terrance Turner Jan. 20, 2021 Today, in an inauguration unlike any other, Joseph R. Biden, Jr. was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. Sen. Amy Klobuchar served as an emcee of sorts. The morning featured a performance of the national anthem by Lady Gaga (who campaigned with Biden in Pennsylvania). … Continue reading A New Era Begins on Inauguration Day

Joe Biden Chooses Kamala Harris As Running Mate

By Terrance Turner August 11, 2020 (updated Aug. 12) Democratic presidential frontrunner and former Vice President Joe Biden has chosen Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate. Biden announced his VP pick on Twitter. In an email to supporters, he wrote:  "I need someone working alongside me who is smart, tough, and ready to … Continue reading Joe Biden Chooses Kamala Harris As Running Mate