cnbc.com Dec 03, 2021Christina Wilkie
The apparent disparity between the sharp unemployment rate decline and the relatively weak job growth could be due to a variety of factors. "Today we got the incredible news that our unemployment rate has fallen to 4.2%," he said. In a speech at the White House officially billed as "remarks on the N . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 29, 2021Christina Wilkie
Walmart CEO Doug McMillon and CVS Health CEO Karen Lynch will attend the meeting virtually, the White House said. Joining Biden in person from the tech sector will be Etsy CEO Josh Silverman and Samsung CEO KS Choi, according to a list from the White House. WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden will hos . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 24, 2021Christina Wilkie
Shalanda D. Young, nominee to be deputy director of the Office of Management and Budget, is sworn into her Senate Budget Committee confirmation in Dirksen Building on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will nominate Shalanda Young to serve as director of the White House Office . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 22, 2021
Sean Parnell, the Republican who was endorsed by former President Donald Trump in next year's Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race, suspended his campaign Monday after losing custody of his children in a divorce marked by allegations of past domestic abuse. With a 50-50 split in the Senate, the winner of t . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 19, 2021
Anna Moneymaker | Getty ImagesWASHINGTON – The House of Representatives on Friday passed the largest expansion of the social safety net in decades, a $1.75 trillion bill that funds universal pre-K, Medicare expansion, renewable energy credits, affordable housing, a year of expanded Child Tax Credits . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 18, 2021Christina Wilkie
A visitor walks past logos of the upcoming Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games during the Beijing Olympic Expo marking the 10th anniversary of the 2008 Olympic Games, in Beijing. WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden said Thursday that the U.S. is considering a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 15, 2021Christina Wilkie
After nearly a year of planning and months of negotiations with Congress, President Joe Biden is signing his landmark $1 trillion infrastructure bill into law Monday. He will be joined by several Republican lawmakers, as well, in a rare showing of bipartisanship at a signing ceremony. Mitt Romney of . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 15, 2021Christina Wilkie
WASHINGTON — Two issues that dominate the U.S.-China economic relationship, tariffs and supply chain woes, will take a backseat Monday to more pressing security concerns when President Joe Biden holds a virtual summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Still, convincing the United States to lift the . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 12, 2021Christina Wilkie
Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) inside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing December 4, 2013. WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden will hold a highly anticipated virtual summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday evening, CNBC has confirmed. B . . .
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cnbc.com Nov 11, 2021Christina Wilkie
U.S. President Joe Biden speaks on the bipartisan infrastructure deal at the Port of Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland, on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021. As government economists work to find ways to combat soaring inflation and ease supply chain disruptions, President Joe Biden is leaning on his ability . . .
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