Five cabinet members, all former mayors or governors and therefore experts in infrastructure fights, are fanning out across America and Capitol Hill to try to sell the president’s rebuilding plan.
The Senate confirmed Gina Raimondo as President Biden’s commerce secretary and Cecilia Rouse as the head of the Council of Economic Advisers.
As districts across the country wrestle with when to return to in-person instruction, the story of Providence, R.I., offers a lesson in what it takes to do so.
A Senate committee will question Gina M. Raimondo, President Biden’s pick for commerce secretary, at a hearing Tuesday morning.
Unlike in many Northeastern cities, a majority of families in Rhode Island’s capital have sent their children back to school.
With his victory secured, the president-elect is moving to fill out his economic team.
The incoming administration will select Gina M. Raimondo, a moderate Democrat, to guide a sprawling department critical to business and technology.
New York City became the highest-profile example when Mayor de Blasio said elementary schools would reopen starting Dec. 7.
Here are 12 women who are under serious consideration by Mr. Biden, and why each might be chosen — and might not be.
Ignoring Freedom of Information Act requests during the crisis damages democracy.
A national lockdown is bad medicine and worse politics.