Last year, former President Donald Trump spoke at the July 3 fireworks show at Mount Rushmore. This year, the US government refused to issue a permit.
The White House is labor-friendly. Biden is doubling down on his support for labor and unions with a new task force that looks to strengthen them.
Bald eagles reached an all-time low of 417 known nesting pairs in 1963 in the lower 48 states. Now, there are more than 300,000 birds flying.
Haaland will play a key role in pursuing Biden's climate agenda, which involves fossil-fuel production and environmental regulations on federal lands.
Haaland distanced herself from her claim that 'Republicans don't believe in science,' despite the ongoing climate science denial in the GOP.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez praised President-elect Joe Biden’s picks for top climate-change positions in his administration. “I think Biden’s climate appointments actually represent progress – real progress,” the New York Democrat said Thursday. In particular, Ocasio-Cortez praised the nomination of New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland for interior secretary, calling her “unequivocally […]
More than 100 elected tribal leaders plan to call on President-elect Joe Biden to appoint an Indigenous person to his cabinet – particularly to the Interior Department, HuffPost reported Tuesday. “We’ve never had a Native American serve in any Cabinet position,” Bryan Newland, tribal chairman of the Bay Mills Indian […]
The first ever Native American women elected to Congress hugged after they were sworn into office on Thursday. Deb Haaland (New Mexico’s first district) and Sharice Davids (Kansas’ third district) embraced as the new House Speaker Nancy Pelosi congratulated the 116th Congress. Haaland is a member of the Laguna Pueblo […]