Opal Lee Walks From Texas To D.C. In Support of Juneteenth, Her Journey Leads to the Creation of a National HolidayMs. Opal Lee, the "Grandmother of Juneteenth," joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss her journey to make Juneteenth a National Holiday, and what she continues to fight for now that the holiday has been nationally recognized.
Biden Says Decision On Student Loan Forgiveness Soon, Not Considering $50,000President Biden says he is considering canceling some student loan debt, but not as much as Democrats hope.
Mayor Duggan Meets With President Biden At White House On MondayPresident Joe Biden could be making a trip back to Detroit after an invite from Mayor Mike Duggan,
Biden Picks U Of M Dean Michael Barr For Fed's Bank Regulation PostPresident Joe Biden said Friday he plans to nominate Michael Barr, the dean of the University of Michigan's public policy school, to be the Federal Reserve's vice chairman of supervision.
Senate Confirms Ketanji Brown Jackson To Be First Black Woman To Sit On Supreme CourtThe Senate confirmed President Joe Biden's Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson on Thursday in a historic vote that paves the way for her to become the first Black woman to serve on the highest court in the nation.
Biden Signs US Postal Service Reform Bill Into LawPresident Joe Biden signed a sweeping bill into law on Wednesday that will overhaul the US Postal Service's finances and allow the agency to modernize its service.
Biden Celebrates April As Arab American Heritage MonthPresident Joe Biden on Friday celebrated April as Arab American Heritage Month and thanked the Arab American community "for representing the best of who we are."
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.
Supreme Court Blocks COVID Vaccine, Testing Mandate For Large BusinessesThe Supreme Court on Thursday blocked President Joe Biden's vaccine or testing requirement aimed at large businesses, but it allowed a vaccine mandate for certain health care workers to go into effect nationwide.
Biden Signs Infrastructure Bill Into Law At Rare Bipartisan GatheringPresident Joe Biden on Monday signed into law a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure package and marked the major legislative victory at a White House event with lawmakers from both parties.
Biden To Visit General Motors' Electric Vehicle Plant In Detroit On Nov. 17President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit General Motors' Factory ZERO Plant in Detroit on Wednesday, Nov. 17, according to a statement from the automaker.
Dems Edge Toward Pared-Down Spending Plan To Boost SupportPresident Joe Biden and congressional Democrats edged closer to an agreement on Tuesday, Oct. 5, on how sharply to cut back his ambitious social spending plan, even as the president made a public case that the package will help keep the nation from losing its “edge” in global competitiveness.
FEMA Officials To Visit Michigan To Assess Flood DamageFEMA officials are heading to Wayne County to assess the flood damage that occurred in June.
President Biden Will Visit Michigan On SaturdayPresident Joe Biden will travel to Traverse City, Michigan, on Saturday as the White House looks to use the July Fourth holiday weekend to mark progress in the fight against Covid-19 after more than a year of the pandemic, according to a White House official.
Pro-Palestine Advocates Rally Against President Biden's Dearborn VisitAs turmoil boils over in the Middle East, President Joe Biden was met with pushback during his trip to the Ford Rouge plant in Dearborn.