In Nantucket, Biden stores, attends Christmas tree lights

NANTUCKET, Massachusetts (AP) — President Joe Biden appeared on the loose Friday in Nantucket on Friday. Biden spent more than an hour wandering the cobblestone streets of downtown Nantucket, stopping unannounced at quaint mom-and-pop stores, making apparent purchases, and posing for photos with surprised business owners. He was accompanied by some of his grandchildren. Biden … Read more

World races to contain new COVID threat, the ommicron variant

BRUSSELS (AP) – Nearly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic, the world raced Friday to contain a novel coronavirus strain potentially more dangerous than the one that has fueled relentless waves of infection on nearly every continent. A World Health Organization panel called the variant “omicron” and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of … Read more

BBB threatens parents’ role in raising and raising children

Robert Draper, in a New York Times Magazine piece published 13 days after the then candidate Joe BidenJoe Biden US Lawmakers Arrive in Taiwan to Meet Local Officials Biden Meets Coast Guard on Thanksgiving Five Reasons for Biden, GOP to Be Thankful This Season MORE‘s string of wins on Super Tuesday, 2020, prompted a question … Read more

Biden is doing ‘the wrong things’ when it comes to inflation, says economist

Biden is doing ‘the wrong things’ when it comes to inflation, says economistKOMO News Biden’s economic plans clash with inflation realityThe Wall Street Journal Biden’s inflation reassurance gains backing from economists, but businesses remain concernedBloomberg LETTER: Biden’s Reckless Spending and InflationLas Vegas Review Journal Opinion: Trillions in federal spending now won’t help families squeeze penniesThe … Read more

World races to contain new COVID threat, the ommicron variant

BRUSSELS (AP) – Nearly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic, the world raced Friday to contain a novel coronavirus strain potentially more dangerous than the one that has fueled relentless waves of infection on every continent. A World Health Organization panel called the variant “omicron” and classified it as a highly transmissible virus of concern, … Read more

Hepatitis C treatment example of innovation, market competition – and unfinished business

Congress should continue to make treatment affordability a mainstay for patients, but it shouldn’t come at the cost of ignoring significant advances for life-threatening diseases like hepatitis C (HCV). Thanks to innovation, we can cure HCV today. New treatments for HCV represent a revolution in medicine – the first-ever cure for a chronic viral infection; … Read more

Biden recommends reforms for oil and gas drilling, quits shortly before ban

An oil well pump jack operated by Chevron Corp. in San Ardo, California, USA, on Tuesday, April 27, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Biden administration on Friday proposed reforms to the country’s oil and gas leasing program that would increase costs for energy companies to drill on public lands and … Read more

It’s time to bury ZombieCare once and for all

“The closest thing to eternal life on Earth, President Reagan joked, “is a government program.” However, Reagan did not anticipate the rise of the bureaucratic equivalent of the “living dead”: the Multistate Plan Program (MSP), a special set of federally sponsored health insurance plans administered by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). It is … Read more

Bidens To Attend Nantucket Tree Lighting After Billionaire’s Thanksgiving

President Biden and his family are expected to attend Nantucket’s annual Christmas tree lighting festival Friday after celebrating Thanksgiving at a billionaire’s remote island retreat. The event is not on Biden’s public schedule, but First Lady Jill Biden told Coast Guard members they would be coming on Thursday — shortly after a man from Nantucket … Read more