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2021 Talks

Dec 6, 2021

Lasting effects from Representative Boebert's anti-muslim comments about Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s linger; The National Institute of Health comments on the severity and longevity of omicron and tensions on the Russia-Ukraine border rise.


Dec 3, 2021

The House passes a stop-gap government funding bill, the Omicron variant is found in Minnesota, President Biden administration revives the "Remain in Mexico" policy, and the Bidens light the National Christmas Tree.


Dec 2, 2021

The Supreme Court debates abortion rights, Stacey Abrams will again run for Georgia governor, and Congress scrambles to avoid a shutdown. 


Dec 1, 2021

Republican lawmakers say government won't shut down, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says consumers can expect high inflation well into next year, and an FDA panel greenlights the first pill to treat COVID-19.


Nov 30, 2021

The U.S. Senate is back in session with a long holiday to-do list including avoiding a government shutdown, negotiations to revive the Iran Nuclear Deal resume, and Jack Dorsey resigns as the CEO of Twitter.