Biden Issued New Sanctions After The Russian Invasion Of Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site“Putin is the aggressor. Putin chose this war. And now he and his country will bear the consequences,” Biden said on Thursday afternoon. View Entire Post ›

Here’s what Biden has said about sending US troops to Ukraine

Still of CNN video update from Biden

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden has warned Americans they will have to pay a price for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Gas prices are likely to rise. But Biden has also been very clear on another point: US troops will not be sent to Ukraine to take part in the conflict.

Ukraine Crisis: What Happens Next for the Rest of the World?

This post was originally published on this siteEurope faces a new refugee crisis, and harsh economic penalties to punish Russia are expected to reverberate worldwide.

Florida Senate confirms controversial DeSantis pick for surgeon general

This post was originally published on this siteThe Florida State Senate on Wednesday approved Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R-Fla.) nominee to be the state’s Surgeon General who has publicly opposed federal health policies to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, including masking and vaccine mandates….

How Putin’s attack on Ukraine unfolded inside the White House

Ukraine Invasion from CNN Still

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden was working the phones with top national security officials in the moments before and after his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin announced he was launching a military intervention in Ukraine, the grim fulfillment of Biden’s predictions stretching back weeks.

Why is Russia invading Ukraine? Could it be the start of WWIII? Here’s what we know

This post was originally published on this siteMajor cities in Ukraine were covered in smoke as Russia invaded Thursday morning. But why is Russia invading Ukraine?     

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall Amid Tight Labor Market

This post was originally published on this siteInitial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs, fell to a seasonally adjusted 232,000 last week, as Covid-19 cases continued to decline.

NATO Nations Align to Impose Extreme Sanctions Against Russia

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Early Thursday morning, all of Ukraine was rocked by wide-ranging attacks, as Russia launched airstrikes against cities and military bases across the country. Ukrainian officials claimed Moscow had declared “full-scale war” upon its sovereign neighbor. At the same time President Biden, after a meeting with fellow G7 leaders, pledged a new round of sanctions against […]

Zelensky: Ukraine cuts diplomatic ties with Russia after invasion

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday announced his country was cutting diplomatic ties with Moscow amid Russia’s military invasion into Ukraine, according to The New York Times.Zelensky made the announcement as an…

US lawmakers often unite when war looms. Not this time

This post was originally published on this site There is a longstanding custom in US politics that, whatever squabbles are dominating the domestic agenda, Democrats and Republicans rally around the flag when crisis looms overseas. But the threat of war in Ukraine is severely testing Congress’s traditional role as a foreign policy partner to the […]