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  • SBA Administrator Isabel Guzman’s Statement on Role of Small Businesses in Strengthening America’s Supply Chains following the President’s 100 Day Review Report

    U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabel Guzman’s Statement on Role of Small Businesses in Strengthening America’s Supply Chains following the President’s 100 Day Review Report | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Small Business Administration [SBA] press release dated: June 9, 2021)

    Washington - - Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabel Guzman issued the following statement in response to President’s 100 Day Review Report on America’s Supply Chains:


    “The 100 Day Review report on America’s supply chains breaks new ground in recognizing that a resilient supply chain depends on all of our small businesses and innovative startups, including those owned by women, people of color, and others who have been historically left behind by federal R&D and investment policy and whose full potential we need to leverage if we are to build back better. The SBA looks forward to partnering across the federal government...
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  • CDC Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

    CDC Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget | site |



    (Information contained in Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] press release dated: May 28, 2021)

    Today, the Biden Administration released the President’s FY 2022 budget. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) budget request for FY 2022 is the largest budget authority increase for CDC in nearly two decades, which will enable the Agency to invest in the core infrastructure of our country’s public health system. “This budget request begins to address the critical needs to improve the public health system for America,” said CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH. “The nation, and the world, faced incredible challenges responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Investing in long-term, sustainable programs and systems to address deficits in the public health system – equitably for all Americans – will put the nat...
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  • Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Lisa Brown

    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Lisa Brown | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release dated: May 26, 2021) U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona today issued the following statement on President Biden’s intent to nominate Lisa Brown for General Counsel in the Office of General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education: "I am thrilled with President Biden's nomination of Lisa Brown to serve as General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education. Not only does Lisa have a long career in public service and extensive experience serving as legal counsel, she also prioritizes her passion of mentoring first generation college students and students interested in pursuing careers in social justice. Her commitment to helping students grow and succeed will serve as a great asset to the Department as we fight for equal opportunity for all students, reopen America's schools for i...
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  • U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani

    U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani

    U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of State press release dated: May 14, 2021)

    May 14, 2021
    Spokesperson Ned Price, U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson:


    Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani today. Secretary Blinken conveyed Eid greetings and expressed his deepest condolences to the families of those lost in recent violence in Afghanistan, including in the horrific attack on a girls’ school in Kabul last week. The Secretary conveyed America’s steadfast support for the U.S.-Afghan partnership and for Afghanistan’s security forces. The two leaders discussed the importance of national unity in Afghanistan at this time as well as regional efforts to advance the peace process....
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  • Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Roberto J. Rodríguez

    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Roberto J. Rodríguez | site |



    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release dated: April 28, 2021)

    Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona issued the following statement today on President Biden’s intent to nominate Roberto J. Rodríguez for Assistant Secretary of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development at the U.S. Department of Education: “I am grateful President Biden has nominated Roberto J. Rodríguez to serve as Assistant Secretary of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development at the U.S. Department of Education. As the son of public-school educators and the grandson of immigrants, Roberto has devoted his career to organizing, supporting, and elevating the voices and vision of educators in the policy-development process. He has a strong track record of shaping bipartisan policy solutions that are informed by the experiences
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  • Statement by U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Yellen on the President’s FY22 Discretionary Funding Request

    Statement by U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Yellen on the President’s FY22 Discretionary Funding Request | site |



    President Outlines Proposals to Support Fairness and Equity in Our Tax System, Invest in Communities and Small Businesses, and Safeguard the U.S. Financial System from Illicit Actors


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of the Treasury press release dated: April 9, 2021)


    Washington - - The Biden-Harris Administration today submitted to Congress the President’s priorities for fiscal year 2022 discretionary spending. The funding request invests in the core foundations of our country’s strength and advances key Treasury Department priorities, including ensuring that all Americans are treated fairly by our tax system, expanding programs that offer loans to start-ups and small businesses to promote affordable housing and community revitalization projects, and closing loopholes that allow illicit actors to...
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  • Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen’s Call with European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde

    Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen’s Call with European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde | site |



    (Information contained in U.S. Department of the Treasury press released dated: February 16, 2021)

    Earlier today, Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen spoke with European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde. Secretary Yellen emphasized their shared priorities, including ending the pandemic, supporting a strong global economic recovery, maintaining financial stability, and forcefully addressing the threat of climate change. The Secretary commended the ECB’s swift and decisive policy response to the pandemic and discussed policy tools to foster growth and job creation in both Europe and the United States. The Secretary emphasized the importance of deepening transatlantic cooperation on economic and financial issues of mutual interest.
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  • SEC Requests Comment on Potential Money Market Fund Reform Options Highlighted in President’s Working Group Report

    U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission requests Comment on Potential Money Market Fund Reform Options Highlighted in President’s Working Group Report | site |



    (Information contained in U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] press release dated: February 4, 2021)

    Washington D.C., Feb. 4, 2021 - - The Securities and Exchange Commission today published a request for public comment on potential reform measures to improve the resilience of money market funds as highlighted in a report of the President's Working Group on Financial Markets issued in December 2020. The report noted that certain short-term funding markets experienced stress in March 2020 amid economic concerns related to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Money market funds play a significant role in our short-term funding markets, and they are utilized by both large institutions and individual retail investors,” said SEC Acting Chair Allison Herren Lee. “Comments receiv...
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  • Acting HUD Secretary Statement on President Biden's Executive Order Redressing Discriminatory Housing Practices and Policies

    Acting HUD Secretary Statement on President Biden's Executive Order Redressing Discriminatory Housing Practices and Policies | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development press release dated: January 26, 2021)

    Acting U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Matthew E. Ammon today released the following statement on President Biden’s executive order redressing our nation's and the federal government's history of discriminatory housing practices and policies:

    “President Biden’s executive order is a vital step toward redressing the federal government’s legacy of housing discrimination and securing equal access to housing opportunity for all. “Racially discriminatory housing practices and policies have kept communities of color from accessing safe, high-quality housing and the chance to build wealth that comes through homeownership. To this day, people of color disproportionately bear the bu
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  • Statement from the U.S. Department of Transportation on President Joseph R. Biden’s Made-In-America Executive Order

    Statement from the U.S. Department of Transportation on President Joseph R. Biden’s Made-In-America Executive Order | site |




    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Transportation press release dated: January 25, 2021) Monday, January 25, 2021 - - The Department of Transportation is a strong supporter of Buy American and we applaud President Biden for taking bold action today to ensure our future is made in America -- and by American workers. The crises we face have created an opportunity to build back our economy better than before, and President Biden’s executive order will empower us to be a central force in our country’s recovery. We look forward to implementing President Biden’s Made in America executive order that will ensure transportation-related capital purchases, equipment, and supplies are acquired when available. In addition, we will also ensure that the President’s strong support of the Jones Act is realized so that onl...
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  • AFL-CIO President on - - - Fixing the Systems that Have Failed Working Families

    AFL-CIO President on - - - Fixing the Systems that Have Failed Working Families

    AFL-CIO President on "Fixing the Systems that Have Failed Working Families" | site |



    (Information contained in AFL-CIO press release dated: January 20, 2021)


    Statement from AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the Biden administration’s Day 1 actions to reshape and reform America’s broken immigration system:

    We welcome President Biden’s actions to reverse the Trump administration’s cruel, racist and divisive immigration policies and introduce constructive, inclusive alternatives. These essential steps will help to heal our country, empower workers, and build a stronger democracy and economy. Our Workers First Agenda is about all of us, with no exclusions, because the real recovery working families need, expect and deserve is impossible without equity. America’s unions are committed to rebuilding the safety net and the ladders of opportunity for everyone who lives and works here, and we cannot do that without reforming o...
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  • AFT’s Weingarten on President Biden’s Executive Order on Safely Reopening Schools

    American Federation of Teachers' Weingarten on President Biden’s Executive Order on Safely Reopening Schools | site |



    (Information contained in American Federation of Teachers [AFT] press release dated: January 21, 2021)

    Washington - - American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten issued the following statement as President Joe Biden prepared to sign an executive order to formulate a national strategy to safely reopen schools in the first 100 days of his administration: “Finally, we have a president who is committed to doing what educators, parents and students have yearned for since the first weeks of the pandemic—a real national plan to crush COVID that follows the science and secures the resources to make in-school learning safe. “All too often in this crisis, educators’ concerns were dismissed or derided to downplay or minimize the virus. We are already seeing the opposite with the Biden administration: They re...
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  • American Hospital Association Statement on President Biden's Executive Orders

    American Hospital Association Statement on President Biden's Executive Orders

    American Hospital Association Statement on President Biden's Executive Orders | site |



    (Information contained in American Hospital Association [AHA] press release dated: January 21, 2021)



    AHA Statement on President Biden’s Executive Orders


    Rick Pollack
    President and CEO
    American Hospital Association
    January 21, 2021


    America’s hospitals and health systems commend President Biden and his Administration for acting swiftly to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Ending this virus and returning to normal life are among the highest priorities we share with the Administration. In particular, we are pleased that the Administration will use all the tools at their disposal, including increased use of the Defense Production Act (DPA), to accelerate the availability of the supplies and equipment needed to fight COVID-19. This includes PPE for our heroic front-line caregivers ...
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  • Jessica Rosenworcel Designated the Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission by President Biden

    Jessica Rosenworcel Designated the Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission by President Biden | site |



    (Information contained in Federal Communications Commission [FCC] press release dated: January 21, 2021)

    Washington, January 21, 2021 - - Today, President Joseph R. Biden designated FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel as Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission.


    Statement of Jessica Rosenworcel on being Designated the Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission by President Biden:

    “I am honored to be designated as the Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission by President Biden. I thank the President for the opportunity to lead an agency with such a vital mission and talented staff. It is a privilege to serve the American people and work on their behalf to expand the reach of communications opportunity in the digital age.”
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  • At the Request of President Biden, Acting Secretary of Education Will Extend Pause on Federal Student Loan Payments

    At the Request of President Biden, Acting Secretary of Education Will Extend Pause on Federal Student Loan Payments | site |




    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release dated: January 21, 2021)

    At the request of President Biden, the Acting Secretary of Education will extend the pause on federal student loan payments and collections and keep the interest rate at 0%. Too many Americans are struggling to pay for basic necessities and to provide for their families. They should not be forced to choose between paying their student loans and putting food on the table.
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    SBA Administrator Isabel Guzman’s Statement on Role of Small Businesses in Strengthening America’s Supply Chains following the President’s 100 Day Review Report
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    U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabel Guzman’s Statement on Role of Small Businesses in Strengthening America’s Supply Chains following the President’s 100 Day Review Report | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Small Business Administration [SBA] press release dated: June 9, 2021)

    Washington - - Today, U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Isabel Guzman issued the following statement in response to President’s 100 Day Review Report on America’s Supply Chains:


    “The 100 Day Review report on America’s supply chains breaks new ground in recognizing that a resilient supply chain depends on all of our small businesses and innovative startups, including those owned by women, people of color, and others who have been historically left behind by federal R&D and investment policy and whose full potential we need to leverage if we are to build back better. The SBA looks forward to partnering across the federal government...
    06-12-2021, 04:32 AM
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    CDC Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget
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    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget | site |



    (Information contained in Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] press release dated: May 28, 2021)

    Today, the Biden Administration released the President’s FY 2022 budget. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) budget request for FY 2022 is the largest budget authority increase for CDC in nearly two decades, which will enable the Agency to invest in the core infrastructure of our country’s public health system. “This budget request begins to address the critical needs to improve the public health system for America,” said CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH. “The nation, and the world, faced incredible challenges responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Investing in long-term, sustainable programs and systems to address deficits in the public health system – equitably for all Americans – will put the nat...
    05-29-2021, 06:50 PM
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    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Lisa Brown
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    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Lisa Brown | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release dated: May 26, 2021) U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona today issued the following statement on President Biden’s intent to nominate Lisa Brown for General Counsel in the Office of General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education: "I am thrilled with President Biden's nomination of Lisa Brown to serve as General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education. Not only does Lisa have a long career in public service and extensive experience serving as legal counsel, she also prioritizes her passion of mentoring first generation college students and students interested in pursuing careers in social justice. Her commitment to helping students grow and succeed will serve as a great asset to the Department as we fight for equal opportunity for all students, reopen America's schools for i...
    05-28-2021, 09:22 PM
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    U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani
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    U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Afghan President Ghani | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of State press release dated: May 14, 2021)

    May 14, 2021
    Spokesperson Ned Price, U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson:


    Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani today. Secretary Blinken conveyed Eid greetings and expressed his deepest condolences to the families of those lost in recent violence in Afghanistan, including in the horrific attack on a girls’ school in Kabul last week. The Secretary conveyed America’s steadfast support for the U.S.-Afghan partnership and for Afghanistan’s security forces. The two leaders discussed the importance of national unity in Afghanistan at this time as well as regional efforts to advance the peace process....
    05-14-2021, 07:35 PM
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    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Roberto J. Rodríguez
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    Statement by U.S. Education Secretary Cardona on President Biden’s Nomination of Roberto J. Rodríguez | site |



    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Education press release dated: April 28, 2021)

    Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona issued the following statement today on President Biden’s intent to nominate Roberto J. Rodríguez for Assistant Secretary of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development at the U.S. Department of Education: “I am grateful President Biden has nominated Roberto J. Rodríguez to serve as Assistant Secretary of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development at the U.S. Department of Education. As the son of public-school educators and the grandson of immigrants, Roberto has devoted his career to organizing, supporting, and elevating the voices and vision of educators in the policy-development process. He has a strong track record of shaping bipartisan policy solutions that are informed by the experiences
    ...
    04-30-2021, 02:07 AM

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