The Latest from the CDC on Monkeypox

The Latest from the CDC on Monkeypox

Atlanta, GA…On May 18, 2022, a U.S. resident tested positive for monkeypox after returning to the U.S. from Canada. As of May 18, 2022, no additional monkeypox cases have been identified in the U.S. Scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are collaborating with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to investigate […]

President Biden Provides an Update on Russia and Ukraine

President Biden Provides an Update on Russia and Ukraine

Washington, DC…Good morning, everyone. Sorry to keep you waiting a little bit. I had the honor of spending some time with the Ukrainian Prime Minister, who’s in town today. And he is meeting with some of my Cabinet members, including the Secretary of Treasury and others. And we had a — a good discussion. I […]

President Biden, Vice President Harris, and Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on Senate’s Confirmation of Judge Jackson to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

President Biden, Vice President Harris, and Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson on Senate’s Confirmation of Judge Jackson to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court

Washington, DC…Good morning. Good morning. (Applause.) Good morning, America. (Laughs.) Have a seat, please. President Joe Biden, First Lady Dr. Jill Biden, Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff, members of Congress, members of the Cabinet, members of our administration, and friends and fellow Americans: Today is, indeed, a wonderful day — (applause) — as we gather to […]

Tiger Woods: “I feel Like I am Going to Play” the Masters

Tiger Woods: “I feel Like I am Going to Play” the Masters

Augusta, GA…Tiger Woods said Tuesday that he plans to play the Masters, confirming the speculation that has increased with each day. “As of right now, I feel like I am going to play,” Woods said in his pre-tournament press conference. “My recovery has been good. I’ve been very excited about how I’ve recovered each and […]

President Biden on the March Jobs Report

President Biden on the March Jobs Report

Washington, DC…Good morning. Today, we learned that in March, our economy created 431,000 jobs. Nice sound to it. And we also learned that in January and February, our economy created 100,000 more jobs than had — we previously had thought. That means that over the last three months, the economy has created more than a […]

Nonfarm Payrolls Rose by 431,000 in March & Unemployment Rate Declined to 3.6%

Nonfarm Payrolls Rose by 431,000 in March & Unemployment Rate Declined to 3.6%

Washington, DC…Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 431,000 in March, and the unemployment rate declined to 3.6 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Notable job gains continued in leisure and hospitality, professional and business services, retail trade, and manufacturing. This news release presents statistics from two monthly surveys. The household survey measures […]

A Bit of Wisdom from Cesar Chavez on His Birthday

A Bit of Wisdom from Cesar Chavez on His Birthday

“We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community… Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.” ~ Cesar Chavez March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993