University Of Michigan Dean Michael Barr Confirmed As Fed's Top Banking RegulatorThe U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Michael Barr, dean of the University of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, as Federal Reserve’s vice chairman for supervision.
Small Business Administration Grants Declaration Of Disaster For Otsego County After Deadly TornadoThe U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) granted an administrative declaration of disaster for Otsego County after a deadly tornado in May, also after the Federal Emergency Management Agency denied the state's request for a major disaster declaration.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges Biden To Make Birth Control Available Over The CounterMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is asking President Joe Biden to make birth control available over the counter without a prescription.
Biden Announces Nearly $3 Billion To Address Food ShortagesLeaders of G7 countries are ear-marking up to $5 billion in funds to help address global food insecurity.
House Passes 1st Major Federal Gun Safety Legislation In Decades, Bill Will Go To Biden For SignatureThe House passed a bipartisan bill on Friday to address gun violence that amounts to the first major federal gun safety legislation in decades.
Biden To Address Overturning Of Roe v. Wade As Democrats Consider Path Forward On Abortion RightsPresident Joe Biden is scheduled to speak Friday afternoon on the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade and eliminating the constitutional right to an abortion, according to the White House.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges Biden, Congress To Pause Federal Gas TaxMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is urging President Joe Biden and Congress to temporarily pause the federal gas tax amid high prices at the pump.
Whitmer Asks Biden To Declare Major Disaster In GaylordMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asked President Joe Biden on Wednesday to declare a major disaster in Otsego County, where an EF-3 tornado struck Gaylord on May 20.
Biden Says He Didn't Understand How Big An Effect Abbott Plant Shutdown Would Have On Baby FormulaPresident Joe Biden conceded Wednesday he didn't understand how big of an effect the shutdown of an Abbott baby formula plant in Michigan and subsequent recalls would have on the baby formula supply until April.
Biden To Host Roundtable With Baby Formula MakersPresident Joe Biden is set to meet with infant formula manufacturers as his administration works to ease nationwide shortages by importing foreign supplies and using the Defense Production Act to speed domestic production.
Abbott Says Agreement Reached To Reopen Baby Formula PlantUnder fire from parents and politicians, President Joe Biden is offering formula manufacturers and retailers transportation and logistics support to ease the nationwide shortage of baby formula, as the administration works to bring the largest domestic plant back on line after it was shut down early this year due to safety issues.
Biden To Speak With Baby Formula Companies, Announce Steps To Address ShortagePresident Joe Biden on Thursday will speak with companies that manufacture and sell baby formula as well as announce new actions to address supply shortages, a White House official said.
Biden Condemns 'Russia's Unprovoked And Unjustified Attack On Ukraine'U.S. President Joe Biden condemned Russia's "unprovoked and unjustified attack by Russian military forces" in a statement Wednesday evening following explosions in Ukraine.
President Biden To Visit Michigan TuesdayPresident Joe Biden is expected to visit Michigan this week ahead of Ford's launch.
Biden To Rush Vaccinators To Michigan As Gov. Whitmer Urges LimitsThe announcement came as Gov. Gretchen Whitmer strongly recommended, but did not order, a two-week pause on face-to-face high school instruction, indoor restaurant dining and youth sports.