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This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 9:30 a.m. EDT – The President receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 10:30 a.m. EDT – The President speaks with NATO’s eastern flank Allies, who will be meeting in a virtual summit of the Bucharest Nine (B9) | Roosevelt Room 1:15 p.m. EDT – The President delivers remarks on the economy;…
In a surprising announcement last week, the United States (US) reversed course on its position towards the COVID-10 TRIPS Agreement waiver negotiations, saying it would negotiate a waiver at the World Trade Organization (WTO).  US Republican lawmakers and the pharmaceutical industry pushed back on the decision, warning it would allow the People’s Republic of China (“China”) to gain access to American innovation.  Meanwhile, tension between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) flared…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 10:30 a.m. EDT – The President receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 11:30 a.m. EDT – The President delivers remarks on the April jobs report | East Room 12:30 p.m. EDT – The President has lunch with The Vice President | Private Dining Room 1:45 p.m. EDT – The President and…
This report captures the shifting state, territorial and local government policies and guidance in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and reopening of the economy in the US by tracking public information from official sources, such as gubernatorial comments, executive actions and guidance. The following states have new or updated information: Colorado, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, and West Virginia. Hereinafter, for ease of reference, the term “state” will refer to all US states, territories and…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 9:30 a.m. EDT – The President receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 10:10 a.m. EDT – The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews 10:30 a.m. EDT – The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Lake Charles, Louisiana 1:15 p.m. EDT – The President arrives in Lake…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 9:50 a.m. EDT – The President receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 2:00 p.m. EDT – The President delivers remarks on his Administration’s implementation of the American Rescue Plan | State Dining Room Looking ahead, on Thursday, May 6, the President will travel for the fourth stop on the “Getting America…
This report captures the shifting state, territorial and local government policies and guidance in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and reopening of the economy in the US by tracking public information from official sources, such as gubernatorial comments, executive actions and guidance. The following states have new or updated information: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island,…
This is a weekly post spotlighting labor topics in focus by the US legislative and executive branches during the previous week. In this issue, we cover: Biden Administration Labor Leadership Updates Recap of the President’s Remarks to Congress Executive Order on Federal Contractors and Minimum Wage E.O. on Worker Organizing 2020 Tip Final Rule Labor Department Grants OSHA COVID-19 Emergency Regulation | House Hearing Postponed Protecting America’s Workers Act Upcoming Congressional Hearing Biden Administration Labor…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 10:15 a.m. EDT – The President receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 2:30 p.m. EDT – The President delivers remarks on the COVID-19 response and the vaccination program | State Dining Room Looking ahead, on Thursday, May 6, the President will travel for the fourth stop on the “Getting America Back…
Trade officials in the United States (US) focused this week on increasing global access to COVID-19 vaccines, while the European Union (EU) moved forward with legal action against AstraZeneca.  With COVID-19 mutants contributing to the significantly increased infections in India, the US imposed travel restrictions on individuals traveling from that country, effective Tuesday, 4 May, at 12:01 EDT. The United Kingdom (UK) hosted the Group of Seven (G7) Digital and Technology Ministerial this week.  US…