The president touted investments in extreme heat resilience and offshore wind at the site of a converted coal plant in Massachusetts, but stopped short of declaring a “climate emergency.”
The risk posed to the U.S. general public from ongoing outbreaks of monkeypox cases is low, a White House official told Morning Edition on Monday.
Haaland said she heard from residents about the importance of the road due to various transportation and medical challenges. As of now, she said, she’s made no decision.
When sworn in this summer, Jackson will be the first Black woman to serve on the nation’s high court.
With time running out to head off the worst damage from climate change, the United States government is starting to quantify the cost of inaction – for taxpayers.
Fagan, who has served on all seven continents, is currently the Coast Guard’s vice commandant, acting as second-in-command at the branch and executing the commandant’s strategic intent, among other duties.
Consumer advocates who connect people to safety-net programs worry that an overwhelmed workforce won’t be able to keep up.
Murkowski said she wants to reject the “corrosive politicization” of Supreme Court confirmation.
The bill establishes a pilot program for tribes to exercise what’s called special domestic violence criminal jurisdiction.
The letter was signed by the leaders of 10 U.S. companies, including six of the largest airlines in the country: Alaska Airlines, American, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest and United.