Senate hurdles slow bill to limit trade with Russia

This post was originally published on this siteSenators are struggling to reach an agreement that could let them quickly end normal trade relations with Russia. The House passed legislation in a sweeping 424-8 vote last week to cut off permanent normal trade relations (PNTR) with Russia and…

Democrats press Biden to extend freeze on student loan payments

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats in Congress are pressing the Biden administration to extend the suspension of student loan payments before it’s set to expire May 1 as they seek to avoid cutting off a pandemic-induced benefit in the middle of an election year.The federal…

The U.S. Risks Paying a High Price for a Nuclear Deal With Iran

This post was originally published on this siteRemoving the Islamic Revolutionary Guard’s terrorist designation would buttress an already-dangerous organization.

Biden and U.S. allies plan to step up sanctions on Russia over its war in Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site President Biden will meet with NATO allies and G-7 leaders on Thursday before heading to Poland — a nation grappling with millions of Ukrainian refugees fleeing Russia’s war in their country. (Image credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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