Biden: People aren't coming to the border because 'I'm a nice guy'
Biden: People aren't coming to the border because 'I'm a nice guy'
Migrants crowd a temporary processing center in Donna Texas
26 March, 2021, 02:44
"I believe we can do it". "Nobody ever asked him about this big plan that he has got, this big idea to completely transform the economy, to make it all green".
"Since it was passed, a majority. of economic forecasters have significantly increased their projections on the economic growth that's going to take place this year".
The administration has not yet made it clear how much they expect these initiatives will cost, though it has said it expects part of the revenue will be derived from tax increases.
The announcement raised some eyebrows, given pundit speculation about the prospect of Biden - already, at 78, the oldest USA president ever to serve - leaving office after one term.
Simultaneously, he said his administration was trying to establish a new system for people to register for asylum, though he did not provide specifics or an exact timeline for when those changes would take effect.
Biden also said he has known Chinese President Xi Jinping "a long time" and spent "hours" with Xi as vice president.
"I said that is my expectation", Biden said, interjecting.
Biden was also pressed about committing to the withdrawal of United States troops from Afghanistan by May 1 and said it was going to be "hard" to meet the deadline in terms of "tactical reasons". "Sometimes states are the leaders, as we know", she said.
Former President Donald Trump, for example, announced his plans to seek reelection on his first day in office. "We will leave, the question is when we will leave", adding that he can't "picture it will be the case" that U.S. troops will be in Afghanistan in 2022. She's a great partner.
He said he was prepared for "some form of diplomacy" with North Korea "but it has to be conditioned upon the end result of denuclearization". But he said it would be hard to withdraw all US forces there by the May 1 deadline.
To watch the cable channel coverage above, you can sign up for a free trial of fuboTV, Sling, Paramount + (formerly known as CBS All-Access), Hulu + Live TV or other cord-cutting live TV service and use it to tune into impeachment coverage. When he did speak on the topic, he blamed Trump for cutting aid to Central American countries that could have address the root causes of humanitarian crisis. The new White House team has carefully managed the president's appearances, which serves Biden's purposes but denies the media opportunities to directly press him on major policy issues and to engage in the kind of back-and-forth that can draw out information and thoughts that go beyond curated talking points.
"The only people we are not going to let sit there without help are children", he said.
"I am not gonna do it", he said.
A main focus for the president on Thursday was understandably immigration, as migrants continue to flood the country's southern border and capacity is stretched at facilities meant to house unaccompanied children.
And, he called a Republican Party effort to change USA voting laws as "un-American" and "sick".
Mr Biden also confirmed his intention to run for a second term as president with current Vice-President Kamala Harris as his running mate. I want to get them done consistent with what we promised the American people, " said Biden.
The press conference came as Mr. Biden's administration deals with a surge of migrants crossing the southern border and after mass shootings in Georgia and Colorado that have revived a debate about gun restrictions.
The Miami-Dade Medical Examiner's Office said Monday it is conducting further tests, and no cause of death has been determined. At the time of writing, authorities are trying to figure out if the woman overdosed on a pill given to her by the suspects.
The incident happened as Biden headed to meet Asian-American community leaders after a major shooting at a parlour this week. President Trump is not the only member of the Trump family having fun at Biden's expense.
Democrats also are pressing ahead with other legislation that faces Republican opposition, including voting-rights legislation. Often times people can legitimately buy a firearm because there's nothing in their background that says that they shouldn't".
The new curfew of the city is set from eight in the evening until six in the morning, according to an Associated Press report. Ron DeSantis' pro-business stance, Florida has no statewide mask rules, limits on capacity or other such restrictions.
The top U.S. envoy and defense chief visited Korea and Japan the previous week to discuss its North Korea policy. It's the first round of missile tests since Biden took office, but officials downplayed the significance.
Wolf has said the state is making progress in the state's vaccine distribution but the supply remains well below the demand. Several provinces are redoubling COVID-19 vaccination efforts today, offering shots to broader swaths of the population.
Ms Harris will likely rely on her experience as senator from California, a border state, to inform her diplomatic efforts. Harris said the job "will not be easy, but it is important work, it is work that we demand as a people of our country".
Harris said that Alabama will follow President Joe Biden's request for the country and open up eligibility to all adults on May 1. He says they have already updated their website to accommodate the new eligibility groups by adding in the new categories .
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