On Day 17, “Biden’s first immigration crisis” is here – but isn’t that exactly what he ordered? Also – wait until you see how “popular” Joe Biden is on YouTube (yes, still). Immigration Influx: “Crisis,” or Promise Kept? The Biden State Department has suspended and moved to terminate Trump-era agreements with El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to share the distribution of asylum claims through “safe third country” policies. “Safe third country” agreements required certain asylum-seekers from the Northern Triangle to first apply for asylum in those countries before seeking asylum in the United States. They also aimed to facilitate cooperation
Two weeks in, Biden relishes a good stroll around the West Wing—but hasn’t had an opportunity to phone the families of fallen officers. The Latest on COVID Relief. Biden has said he is open to lowering the threshold for direct payments, but not reducing the check to less than $1,400, while Republicans lobby for a smaller check AND a much lower threshold of $40,000. (Either proposal for better aid targeting constitutes a far cry from Biden’s tantalizing earlier suggestion of $2,000.) Biden’s willingness to talk with Republicans does not signal a deceleration, however; Senate Democrats have held a vote on
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki once questioned “what on earth is happening with” President Biden. Speaking on October 11th, 2019, Psaki was reacting to then-candidate Biden’s comments referencing “gay bathhouses” and “round-the-clock sex” at a CNN LGBTQ Town Hall. Host Jake Tapper inquired, “does it concern you at all?” Psaki responded “yes,” before noting there had been several instances where she questioned “what on earth is happening” with the candidate: Yes, look, there have been a number of moments where even those of us who have affection for Vice President Biden think what on earth is happening right now.
The Biden White House’s response to the unfolding coup in Myanmar has been described by insiders as “chaos” – including fears over angering the Chinese Communist Party with its response. As reported by Politico, people close to the Biden administration have been “frustrated” by the response“: People familiar with the Biden administration’s internal deliberations told Politico on Monday that U.S. officials appeared to be frustrated by the developments, not least because of the timing, and were scrambling to figure out how to coordinate, respond — domestically as well as internationally — and whether to call what happened a “coup.” One described the
Joe Biden’s Communications team has repeatedly asked reporters to inform them of their questions ahead of pressroom briefings. As reported by The Daily Beast, Biden’s “staff have already on occasion probed reporters to see what questions they plan on asking new White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki when called upon during briefings” – less than two weeks into the former veep’s term. The “requests prompted concerns” among the White House press corps, causing several reporters to flag them on a White House Correspondents Association Zoom call on January 29th. “According to multiple sources, leaders at the meeting advised print reporters
TIME Magazine attacked Joe Biden’s press briefing sign language interpeter Heather Mewshaw for wearing pro-Trump apparel and running an online group that “provides sign language accompaniments to right-wing videos.” “For some members of the deaf and hard of hearing community, the inclusion of Mewshaw in kicking off the new White House initiative soured what should have been purely a moment of excitement,” TIME lamented. TIME describes Mewshaw’s online group as “soliciting requests from the public” concerning what videos to sign, and, as a result, “the vast majority of videos” from the group are “conservative or pro-Trump”: While the group frequently
Mike McCormick, a former White House stenographer from 2002 to 2018, insisted that Joe Biden’s cognitive abilities are 50 percent of what they used to be. The veteran of Bush, Obama, and Trump White Houses and author of Joe Biden Unauthorized made the astounding remarks while speaking on War Room: Pandemic on January 25th. Host Stephen K. Bannon inquired what is “the percentage decline in his mental capacities, in your opinion, having seen him today vs. 2011. Is it a 10 percent drop, a 20 percent drop, a 25, 30 40?” McCormick returned with “50 percent.” “‘He’s half there. There’s
The contact form on Joe Biden’s White House website now asks for people’s preferred pronouns, in the first major sign of how “woke” the Biden regime intends to be. Flying in the face of basic science, the White House’s official contact form now asks if people wish to be called one of the following: she/her he/him they/them Other Prefer not to share See for yourself: The move will no doubt irk those who wish to be referred to as one of the following: zie zim zir zis zieself sie sie hir hirs hirself ey em eir eirs eirself ve ver