Biden’s White House reportedly pushed out and sidelined staffers who disclosed past marijuana use even in states where the drug is legal

Biden’s White House reportedly pushed out and sidelined staffers who disclosed past marijuana use even in states where the drug is legal

March 19, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementThe White House under President Joe Biden has pushed out and sidelined come staffers for disclosing their past recreational use of marijuana, including in states that have legalized recreational use of the drug, the Daily Beast reported Thursday. Three sources told the outlet that several staffers have had their employment status affected —…

Here’s Biden’s plan to reboot climate innovation

Here’s Biden’s plan to reboot climate innovation

February 17, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

The Biden administration announced its third major climate effort on Thursday, February 11, rolling out initiatives to accelerate innovation in clean energy and climate technology. The White House has formed a working group to help set up the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Climate (ARPA-C), which Biden pledged to create during the campaign. Its mission will be…

This is Biden’s seven-point plan for tackling the pandemic

This is Biden’s seven-point plan for tackling the pandemic

February 6, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

The news: President Biden has said it will take a “wartime effort” to tackle the covid-19 pandemic as he unveiled a seven-point plan on his first full day in the job. He pledged to be guided by science, and to make transparency and accountability core values for his administration’s response. The plan is a distillation…

Biden’s first steps as president: Action on covid and climate

Biden’s first steps as president: Action on covid and climate

January 29, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

A flurry of executive orders is expected to take place over the next few days from the new US president as he takes residence in the White House. Here are the highlights of those he has signed so far. The “100 day mask challenge” Biden’s first order is part recommendation, part requirement: it requires people…