Friday, December 03, 2021


Washington, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) Senate Republican on Tuesday blocked Democrats´ sweeping elections and ethics reform bill, renewing calls from progressives to nix the legislative filibuster. In a 50-50 vote, the Senate failed to move forward on the proposal (called ¨For the People Act¨), that is, below 60 votes necessary to be analyzed in the Senate.
Washington, May 29 (Prensa Latina) President Joe Biden proposed a trillion budget on Friday that would take the United States to its highest sustained levels of federal spending since World War II as he looks to fund a sweeping economic agenda that includes large new investments in education, transportation and fighting climate change.
Washington, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that the Democrats´ summer push for infrastructure and jobs legislation will likely be split into two separate bills, with goal of wrapping up both before Congress´s August recess.
Tehran, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Iran demanded on Thursday the total elimination of sanctions imposed by the United States and rejected a proposal for division on those lifted as of the nuclear deal sealed in 2015 and those related to other issues.