Kyrsten Sinema

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‘Even the name of Biden’s plan, Build Back Better, assumes that people look back at the recent past with a cringe or a shiver.’ Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA

That history is “one damn thing after another” is such a good line, it’s almost a shame it isn’t true. For the most part, history is the sum of all th(...)

House speaker Nancy Pelosi: she said climate change was a health issue, a jobs issue, a security issue and a values issue for Democrats.   Photograph: Stefani Reynolds/The New York Times

Democrats have almost reached an agreement on a social spending Bill that is a pared-down version of US president Joe Biden’s priorities, and plan to (...)

Virginia senator Joe Manchin: Said he would not support any legislation that includes a clean electricity programme. His state is a major coal producer and he has financial ties to the coal industry. Photograph: TJ Kirkpatrick/The New York Times

Some House and Senate Democrats, smarting from a move by Virginia senator Joe Manchin to kill a major element of President Joe Biden’s climate plan, a(...)

US president Joe Biden with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi upon departing the US Capitol after a caucus meeting in Washington, DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

US president Joe Biden on Friday urged his fellow Democrats in Congress to overcome divisions and back two massive spending Bills that account for muc(...)

The US Senate has secured  votes to pass a  $1 trillion infrastructure Bill to rebuild the nation’s deteriorating roads and bridges and fund new climate resilience and broadband initiatives. Photograph: Erin Schaff/New York Times

The US Senate has passed a sweeping $1 trillion (€853 billion) infrastructure Bill that will provide hundreds of billions of dollars to upgrade Americ(...)

US President Joe Biden: ‘This is about life and death. I know people talk about freedom... but with freedom comes responsibility.’ Photograph:  Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

Up to four million US government employees will be required to show proof of vaccination or face enhanced restrictions and testing measures, under new(...)

US president Joe Biden delivers remarks alongside vice-president Kamala Harris on the Senate’s bipartisan infrastructure deal at the White House on Thursday. Photograph: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images

US president Joe Biden secured agreement on an infrastructure package on Thursday, paving the way for a major legislative achievement but with a price(...)

A poster for Robert Wise’s 1951 science fiction film The Day the Earth Stood Still starring Patricia Neal and Michael Rennie. Photograph:  Movie Poster Image Art/Getty Images

There are plenty of unexplained phenomena here on earth. What kind of mentality does it take for Mike Pence to dip his toe in the 2024 presidential (...)

US president Joe Biden in the East Room of the White House. Photograph: Drew Angerer/Getty

US president Joe Biden will host top Democrat and Republican lawmakers in the White House today for discussions on his proposed infrastructure plan, a(...)

US president Donald Trump on his way to a rally in Florida on Wednesday. “We’re going to be prepared – they’re not coming into our country,” he said of migrants heading towards the US. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

US president Donald Trump has pledged to send up to 15,000 troops to the US border as he ramped up his anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of next week’s (...)