CNN Poll: Economy and education will shape how Americans vote in 2022

This post was originally published on this siteVoters begin the midterm year primarily focused on economic issues, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS in January and February. The survey also showed that Democrats are suffering an early deficit in enthusiasm about voting, a dynamic that could be compounded by voters’ concerns over […]

Russia Raises Rates as Threat of Sanctions Looms

This post was originally published on this siteRussia’s central bank raised its key interest rate in response to stubbornly high inflation and the threat of Western sanctions targeted at the country’s financial system.

Russian invasion of Ukraine could come at any time — including during Olympics, Blinken says

This post was originally published on this siteRussia has sent more forces to its border with Ukraine and could invade at any time, including during the Winter Olympics, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said.

White House plans for pandemic’s next stage amid internal debate

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration’s effort over the past month to develop a new Covid-19 strategy has sparked an internal debate about how far to go.

Biden Moves to Split $7 Billion in Frozen Afghan Funds

This post was originally published on this siteThe president intends to use the Afghan central bank’s assets to fund humanitarian relief in Afghanistan and compensate victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

Biden says easing mask mandates ‘probably premature’ as blue states loosen covid restrictions

This post was originally published on this siteThe president’s remarks come after an increasing number of Democratic-led states loosen face covering requirements as the omicron-driven coronavirus surge relents.

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