She remains a political partner to Joe Biden, when America needs her to be a governing partner.
Faced with a streak of conservatism about abortion among some Black Americans, a vital constituency for President Biden, Democrats are framing the issue as part of a broader civil rights struggle.
Democrats, as well as Republicans, are going in for the kill.
President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris told Cherelle Griner they would pursue “every avenue” to bring her wife, Brittney Griner, home from Russia.
The campaign by dozens of organizations representing people of color, women and L.G.B.T.Q. voters comes amid growing frustrations over the pace of the U.S. effort to bring her home.
The U.S. president called for concrete commitments on several major issues, but other leaders said the United States is doing too little to meet the moment.
The president is already the subject of a boycott by some of the region’s most important heads of state, and his agenda is being met with deep skepticism.
At a memorial in Texas, some spectators let it be known that in addition to empathy, they expected action.
The threat to Roe v. Wade presents Vice President Kamala Harris with an opportunity to recover from early political stumbles.
A string of setbacks made the pundit flee television, the Republican establishment and even his home. He re-emerged with what may be the most racist, and successful, show in the history of cable news.
While Kamala Harris had not seen President Biden for eight days, her positive test renewed concerns about his vulnerability to the virus.
The more important reflections of progress, Dr. Ashish K. Jha said, would be whether health care systems are strained, and whether people are hospitalized with and dying from Covid-19.
The president and his wife, Dr. Jill Biden, also reported donations of $17,394 to 10 charities.
President Biden’s signature ended more than 100 years of failed efforts by the federal government to specifically outlaw lynching.
Vice President Kamala Harris tested negative for the virus on Tuesday, an aide said, but Mr. Emhoff’s positive test forced her to back out of an event with President Biden.
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The bill’s unanimous passage in the Senate ended more than a century of failed attempts to explicitly criminalize lynching.
Vice President Kamala Harris, the second gentleman and four Cabinet members had just landed at the base when two people drove through a security checkpoint, the authorities said.
Western leaders repeat calls for a diplomatic resolution to the crisis. Russia fires missiles in a blunt warning of where the conflict could lead.
Some civil rights leaders have grown frustrated with the lack of action behind administration proposals that would help Black and Latino communities.
Vice President Kamala Harris’s trip was viewed as more than just showcasing the U.S. presence at the inauguration of Xiomara Castro, the first female head of state in Honduras.
A split in the party of the president-elect, Xiomara Castro, has left her with little political means to fight corruption and organized crime.
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It’s been a very long year for Joe Biden.
President Biden says he won’t keep “quiet” any longer about protecting ballot access. But voting rights groups say he should’ve raised his voice months ago.
Stacey Abrams, the Democratic candidate for governor, also will not be there, but she cited a scheduling conflict.
Ms. Sanders, 32, will host a weekend show on the cable network, one of the first big programming moves by MSNBC’s president, Rashida Jones.
He will be joined by Vice President Kamala Harris, who is leading the administration’s push for voting access.
He will be joined by Kamala Harris, the vice president, who is leading the administration’s push for access to the vote.
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The vice president’s allies are increasingly concerned that President Biden relied on her to win but does not need her to govern.
Eric Adams winning coalition shows how the city’s power structure has changed.
Leaders with White House aspirations all say they’ll support the president for another term. But there is no shortage of chatter about the options if he continues to falter.
The party’s infighting and pessimism are just what Republicans savor.
A journalism that shades the truth for the sake of some higher cause will lose the trust of some of the people it’s trying to steer away from demagogy.
Former President Donald J. Trump did not attend the tribute, but President Biden was on hand as Bette Midler, Joni Mitchell, Berry Gordy, Justino Díaz and Lorne Michaels were honored.
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Vice President Kamala Harris became the first woman to assume acting presidential duties, while President Biden underwent a colonoscopy.
President Biden, who will undergo a physical and colonoscopy on Friday, is the oldest commander in chief to receive a full medical evaluation while in office.
The vice president met with President Emmanuel Macron of France, skirting recent U.S.-French tensions, and immersed herself in issues like Libya and cybersecurity.
In her vague assignment abroad, the vice president seems to be emphasizing that the U.S.-France relationship is about looking forward, in the wake of an embarrassing diplomatic spat.
Though the state is getting bluer, voters’ exhaustion is imperiling the former governor’s comeback attempt against his Republican rival, Glenn Youngkin.
Biden can definitely float his way back up. Clawing his way up might be a different story.
Ana Navarro and Sunny Hostin, were directed to leave the set live on the air while Vice President Kamala Harris waited backstage for an in-person interview.
The footage offered a glimpse of the chaos that has been unfolding in Texas and called into question President Biden’s decision to swiftly deport thousands.
More than 14,000 Haitians are camping out under a bridge in Del Rio, Texas, awaiting processing by the United States Border Patrol.
Both President Biden and former President George W. Bush acknowledged that what has happened in the years since has only challenged the notion that Americans found strength in coming together.
President Biden directed a gender-focused policy council in the White House and other agencies to “launch of a whole-of-government-effort” to respond.
To understand the process of name signing, a Times team turned to people who knew it best.
The vice president’s solo international trip set a tone, and a standard.