DHS Photo by Benjamin Applebaum (WASHINGTON) — The Biden administration said Wednesday it had granted approval of a limited exemption in federal regulations on cabotage — or the transport of goods — in order to allow a foreign ship to bring 300,000 barrels of diesel to Puerto Rico days after Hurricane Fiona battered the U.S. […]

Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz (WASHINGTON) — President Joe Biden spoke Monday with Puerto Rico Gov. Pedro Pierluisi about the federal government’s support after the island territory was hit this weekend by deadly Hurricane Fiona. According to the White House, Biden — who spoke by phone with Pierluisi from Air Force One while […]

Stefani Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — With his widow and former colleagues looking on, the late Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings had his official portrait unveiled Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol. Cummings died in October 2019, at 68, after longstanding health challenges. He was first elected to the House in 1996 and served as chairman […]

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