Biden cites 'historic progress' despite modest jobs report

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on his administration’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response, as Vice President Kamala Harris stands by in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building’s South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 2,…

After outcry, Biden plans to lift refugee cap in May

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden plans to lift his predecessor’s historically low cap on refugees by next month, after initially moving only to expand the eligibility criteria for resettlements and getting swift blowback from allies in return. In an emergency…