Tuesday, November 24, 2020
President-Elect Joe Biden plans to nominate former Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen to become the next Treasury Secretary, sources told The Post. If confirmed, the 74-year-old Yellen will be the first woman to run the Treasury Department, and also the...
"This is not a legal exercise anymore," said former national security adviser John Bolton. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo Former White House national security adviser John Bolton on Sunday blasted President Donald Trump for continuing to contest the Nov. 3 election...
Utilities aren't typically the most exciting companies on Wall Street. But if President-elect Joe Biden is eventually able to reverse some of President Trump's tax cuts, it could prove a big win for investors in power and water companies. Utilities...
Bond yields are super low. That means it doesn't cost a lot of money to take out a loan, no matter if you're a consumer, business or the federal government. But yields have inched higher since the election. That...
Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.) speaks during a House Judiciary Committee hearing in December 2019. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo Updated: 11/16/2020 09:15 PM EST President-elect Joe Biden is beginning to fill more senior White House jobs, after tapping longtime adviser Ron Klain...
America's climate policy is about to undergo another radical reversal. For the past four years, President Donald Trump propped up fossil fuels, called climate change a "hoax" and falsely claimed wind power causes cancer. He dismantled Obama-era environmental regulations and...
Ron Klain and Vice President Joe Biden in November 2014. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Updated: 11/11/2020 09:15 PM EST Joe Biden has named longtime aide Ron Klain as his White House chief of staff, the transition team announced late Wednesday. Klain...
A mailbox sits outside a U.S. Post Office building. | AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File Thousands of ballots continued to stream into U.S. Postal Service facilities Monday, according to newly filed court documents, too late in many states to be counted,...
From tearing up documents and hiding transcripts of calls with foreign leaders to using encrypted messaging apps and personal email accounts for government business, the Trump White House’s skirting of records preservation rules could limit the incoming Biden administration’s...
Joe Biden will reportedly address the nation on Friday evening. Biden will be joined by his vice presidential nominee, Senator Kamala Harris, who will make brief remarks before Biden delivers his speech, CNN reported. It’s unclear if Biden will declare victory...

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