Joe Biden

Joe Biden raises refugee cap to 62,500 after backlash

“I am in the process of revising the annual ceiling for refugee admissions to the United States to 62,500 for this fiscal year,” Biden said in a lengthy statement Monday. “This erases the historically low number set by the previous administration of 15,000, which did not reflect America’s values ​​as …

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Biden, McConnell harden their positions on tax hikes

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden and Senate Republican Minority Leader Mitch McConnell hardened their positions Monday on tax increases for millionaires and the companies Biden offered to fund his massive infrastructure projects and development. ‘education. “We’re ready to do a roughly $ 600 billion package that deals with what we …

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Biden quadruple Trump’s refugee ceiling after backlash

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden officially raised the national refugee admissions ceiling on Monday to 62,500 this year, weeks after facing a bipartisan force backlash for his delay in replacing the record ceiling set by the former President Donald Trump. Refugee resettlement agencies have been waiting for Biden to …

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