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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* 10:00 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 11:15 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT meets with Dr. Eric Lander, the President’s Science Advisor and Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy, to discuss preparing for future pandemics | Oval Office Looking…
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: U.S. Economy Update COVID-19 Updates Biden Administration Labor Leadership Updates Final Rule to Rescind March 2020 Joint Employer Rule Readout of the President’s Meeting with Legislators on Immigration Commerce Secretary Spotlights Caregiving Services Challenges Legislation to End Forced Arbitration in the Workplace Reintroduced EEOC Voting Transparency Challenged Northern Triangle…
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 and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 1:00 p.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Latino community leaders to discuss his economic agenda, immigration reform, and the need to protect the sacred, Constitutional right to vote; they will…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 10:00 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT receives the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 12:30 p.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House 1:15 p.m. EDT – The President and The Vice President receive a briefing from members of the White House COVID-19 Response Team on the COVID-19 pandemic and the…
The United States (US) focused this week on countering the fast-spreading Delta COVID-19 variant, with the Federal Government calling for a reinstatement of mask-wearing, irrespective of one’s vaccination status.  While the second quarter report for the US economy showed some positive momentum, inflation continues to rise, with some attributing this to global supply chain issues.  Meanwhile, the US Senate started moving forward with consideration of a bipartisan infrastructure package, after weeks of negotiations resulted in…
This report provides a snapshot of the US Executive Branch priorities via daily schedules and the prior day’s press releases. POTUS’ Schedule* 9:45 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT receives the President’s Daily Brief 11:45 a.m. EDT – The President and The Vice President meet with Governors to discuss ongoing efforts to strengthen wildfire prevention, preparedness and response efforts, and hear firsthand about the ongoing impacts of the 2021 wildfire season, which are growing more severe…
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 10:55 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews 11:15 a.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews en route Allentown, Pennsylvania 12:00 p.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT arrives in Allentown, Pennsylvania 1:25 EDT –…
The European Union (EU) and United Kingdom (UK) countered this week with respect to post-Brexit intents related to Gibraltar and Northern Ireland, raising tension between the trading partners.  Separately, the European Commission unveiled a package of legislative proposals this week related to anti-money laundering and countering terrorism financing, while the UK announced a new scheme to improve trading rules with developing countries. Meanwhile, the United States (US) Congress was in session, with a Senate committee…
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 and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the President’s Daily Brief | Oval Office 2:20 p.m. EDT – THE PRESIDENT visits the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, where he will address the Intelligence Community workforce and its leadership | Liberty Crossing Intelligence Campus, McLean, VA Looking ahead,…
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 Commerce Department Announces $3 Billion Investment in America’s Communities NPRM Announced to Implement $15 Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors Democrats Highlight Need for Workforce Investments House Oversight Committee Advances Federal Workers Paid Leave Bill Forced Labor House Hearing Recapped Welfare Reform Bill Reintroduced Labor…