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# joe-biden - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Larry Donnelly: From Kennedy to Biden, Irish-American ties remain robust
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: From Kennedy to Biden, Irish-American ties remain robust

Mar 21st 2021, 10:30 AM 13,543 Views 25 Comments

In a special week for Ireland, our Boston-born columnist looks at the strength of ties between the two countries.

# joe-biden - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Taoiseach says US won't know until summer whether it can help Ireland with vaccine supplies
# Biden Meeting
# Biden Meeting

Taoiseach says US won't know until summer whether it can help Ireland with vaccine supplies

Mar 17th 2021, 8:16 PM 40,801 Views 74 Comments

Micheál Martin was speaking after his virtual St Patrick’s Day meeting with US President Biden.

Joe Biden says Andrew Cuomo should resign if probe proves allegations
# Harassment Allegations
# Harassment Allegations

Joe Biden says Andrew Cuomo should resign if probe proves allegations

Mar 17th 2021, 8:07 AM 13,656 Views 13 Comments

The president’s language has shifted after he recently declined an opportunity to join other Democrats in calling for Cuomo’s resignation.

# joe-biden - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Foreign hackers did not disrupt US presidential election despite efforts from Iran and Russia, report says
# Us Elex 2020
# Us Elex 2020

Foreign hackers did not disrupt US presidential election despite efforts from Iran and Russia, report says

Mar 16th 2021, 10:15 PM 16,321 Views 37 Comments

The Office of the Director of National Intelligence said there was no changing of ballots or altering of the voting process.

Kim Jong Un’s sister criticises US and South Korea for holding military exercises
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong Un’s sister criticises US and South Korea for holding military exercises

Mar 16th 2021, 7:09 AM 15,829 Views 28 Comments

Kim Yo Jong warned Washington against further provocations if it wants a ‘good night’s sleep for the next four years’.

# joe-biden - Monday 15 March, 2021

Biden declines to join other Democrats in calling for Cuomo resignation
# Ny Governor
# Ny Governor

Biden declines to join other Democrats in calling for Cuomo resignation

Mar 15th 2021, 8:57 AM 18,214 Views 24 Comments

Several leading Democrats have urged New York’s governor to quit over allegations of sexual harassment which he denies.

# joe-biden - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Here are Taoiseach Micheál Martin's three-day virtual St Patrick's Day plans with the US
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Here are Taoiseach Micheál Martin's three-day virtual St Patrick's Day plans with the US

Mar 13th 2021, 12:58 PM 26,871 Views 68 Comments

The Taoiseach’s St Patrick’s Day programme will begin on Monday, 15 March.

# joe-biden - Friday 12 March, 2021

Biden says all US adults to be eligible for Covid jab from 1 May in national address
# Fourth Of July
# Fourth Of July

Biden says all US adults to be eligible for Covid jab from 1 May in national address

Mar 12th 2021, 7:02 AM 10,503 Views 14 Comments

In an address to the nation last night, Biden said Americans may have a “truly special” independence day this year.

# joe-biden - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

US Congress approves Covid-19 relief package, giving green light to stimulus checks of up to $1,400
# Payment
# Payment

US Congress approves Covid-19 relief package, giving green light to stimulus checks of up to $1,400

Mar 10th 2021, 8:10 PM 8,503 Views 25 Comments

The $1.9 trillion plan was approved today in the US.

# joe-biden - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Larry Donnelly: 'Give me liberty or give me death' - Why Biden's Covid message is falling on millions of deaf ears
# Column
# Column

Larry Donnelly: 'Give me liberty or give me death' - Why Biden's Covid message is falling on millions of deaf ears

Mar 7th 2021, 10:30 AM 34,304 Views 51 Comments

Amid vaccine optimism, Biden’s tone of caution is not mirrored by the actions of a number of state governors, writes Larry Donnelly.

# joe-biden - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Germany to begin easing Covid curbs as Biden slams 'Neanderthal' restriction lifting in US
# Germany
# Germany

Germany to begin easing Covid curbs as Biden slams 'Neanderthal' restriction lifting in US

Mar 4th 2021, 8:37 AM 38,088 Views 7 Comments

Germany’s relaxations will happen gradually and many of the current restrictions will remain until 28 March.

# joe-biden - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Biden vows there will be enough vaccine for all US adults by end of May
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Biden vows there will be enough vaccine for all US adults by end of May

Mar 3rd 2021, 7:02 AM 10,696 Views 20 Comments

Teachers are to be prioritised.

# joe-biden - Monday 1 March, 2021

'Do you miss me yet?': Trump hits familiar notes and hints at 2024 run in first post-presidential speech
# Cpac
# Cpac

'Do you miss me yet?': Trump hits familiar notes and hints at 2024 run in first post-presidential speech

Mar 1st 2021, 6:56 AM 39,633 Views 68 Comments

Trump had a message for the Republicans who voted to impeach and convict him: “Get rid of them all”.

# joe-biden - Friday 26 February, 2021

'We're halfway there': Biden says US on course for 100 million Covid jabs in his first 100 days
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'We're halfway there': Biden says US on course for 100 million Covid jabs in his first 100 days

Feb 26th 2021, 2:48 PM 10,504 Views 8 Comments

The US President said that plans are in place to roll out the Johnson & Johnson vaccine as soon as it becomes available.

US to publish report today claiming Saudi crown prince was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi murder
# Mohammed Bin Salman
# Mohammed Bin Salman

US to publish report today claiming Saudi crown prince was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi murder

Feb 26th 2021, 7:56 AM 11,408 Views 14 Comments

President Donald Trump had avoided making the report public, which was completed a month after the murder in October 2018.

US bombs sites in Syria used by Iran-backed militia
# Retaliation
# Retaliation

US bombs sites in Syria used by Iran-backed militia

Feb 26th 2021, 7:10 AM 20,368 Views 56 Comments

The airstrike was the first military action undertaken by the Biden administration.

# joe-biden - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Biden revokes Trump orders on ‘anarchist’ cities and more
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Biden revokes Trump orders on ‘anarchist’ cities and more

Feb 25th 2021, 6:45 AM 30,631 Views 32 Comments

The 46th president has been undoing dozens of Trump orders since taking office.

# joe-biden - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Two more Biden cabinet nominees confirmed, but another pick faces mounting opposition
# Biden's Team
# Biden's Team

Two more Biden cabinet nominees confirmed, but another pick faces mounting opposition

Feb 23rd 2021, 10:41 PM 26,813 Views 13 Comments

While Biden’s key nominees like secretary of state and and defence have been confirmed, his cabinet remains less than half full.

# joe-biden - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Biden's attorney general pick vows to vigorously prosecute Capitol attackers
# Senate Confirmation
# Senate Confirmation

Biden's attorney general pick vows to vigorously prosecute Capitol attackers

Feb 21st 2021, 7:35 AM 20,674 Views 5 Comments

Judge Garland says he wants to remove the taint of political interference left behind by Donald Trump.

# joe-biden - Saturday 20 February, 2021

A virtual shamrock ceremony? Taoiseach says details of Biden meeting still being ironed out
# 17 March
# 17 March

A virtual shamrock ceremony? Taoiseach says details of Biden meeting still being ironed out

Feb 20th 2021, 6:00 PM 15,831 Views 41 Comments

The tradition began back in 1956 and has become an annual fixture in more recent decades.

Iran to host UN nuclear watchdog chief ahead of sanctions deadline

Iran to host UN nuclear watchdog chief ahead of sanctions deadline

Feb 20th 2021, 10:49 AM 6,615 Views 3 Comments

It comes in wake of Joe Biden’s call for European allies to work together and curb Iran’s “destabilising” activities.

# joe-biden - Friday 19 February, 2021

No more delays, pledges Biden as US officially returns to Paris climate accord
# Paris Climate Agreement
# Paris Climate Agreement

No more delays, pledges Biden as US officially returns to Paris climate accord

Feb 19th 2021, 9:20 PM 9,743 Views 8 Comments

Donald Trump’s removal of the US from the worldwide global climate pact stood for only 107 days.

# joe-biden - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Biden won't host foreign leaders at White House for 'a couple of months', spokesperson says
# No Visits
# No Visits

Biden won't host foreign leaders at White House for 'a couple of months', spokesperson says

Feb 16th 2021, 7:40 PM 21,765 Views 23 Comments

It was confirmed last week that the Taoiseach won’t be travelling to the White House for St Patrick’s Day.

# joe-biden - Sunday 14 February, 2021

White House aide resigns after threatening reporter
# Tj Ducklo
# Tj Ducklo

White House aide resigns after threatening reporter

Feb 14th 2021, 3:20 PM 34,697 Views 23 Comments

TJ Ducklo said he was “devastated to have embarrassed and disappointed my White House colleagues and President Biden”.

# joe-biden - Thursday 11 February, 2021

White House declines to say if there is a St Patrick's Day invite for the Taoiseach
# Shamrock Bowl
# Shamrock Bowl

White House declines to say if there is a St Patrick's Day invite for the Taoiseach

Updated Feb 11th 2021, 7:29 PM 49,085 Views 201 Comments

The Taoiseach has said he would go if an in-person meeting was planned.

# joe-biden - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Trump's second impeachment trial to begin today
# Insurrection
# Insurrection

Trump's second impeachment trial to begin today

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 2:51 PM 15,512 Views 19 Comments

The trial is set to begin at 6pm Irish time.

# joe-biden - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Larry Donnelly: Isn’t it nice to have someone we can honestly respect in charge?
# Column
# Column

Larry Donnelly: Isn’t it nice to have someone we can honestly respect in charge?

Feb 7th 2021, 8:30 AM 38,187 Views 88 Comments

Larry Donnelly analyses the new US President’s first few weeks in action.

# joe-biden - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Biden says there's 'no need' for Trump to be given classified intelligence briefings
# Customary Offer
# Customary Offer

Biden says there's 'no need' for Trump to be given classified intelligence briefings

Feb 6th 2021, 11:42 AM 64,832 Views 40 Comments

The regular briefings are usually offered to former presidents after they leave office.

# joe-biden - Friday 5 February, 2021

Biden seeks to go big, fast and alone on US Covid-19 relief
# United States
# United States

Biden seeks to go big, fast and alone on US Covid-19 relief

Feb 5th 2021, 10:45 PM 26,984 Views 39 Comments

The coronavirus aid package can now work its way through congressional committees with the goal of finalising additional relief by mid-March.

# joe-biden - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Biden wants to undo 'national shame' of child separations at US-Mexico border
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Biden wants to undo 'national shame' of child separations at US-Mexico border

Feb 3rd 2021, 9:59 AM 22,679 Views 44 Comments

An estimated 600 to 700 children remain apart from their families.

# joe-biden - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Republican group proposes alternative Covid-19 relief plan to Biden
# Washington
# Washington

Republican group proposes alternative Covid-19 relief plan to Biden

Jan 31st 2021, 6:45 PM 22,588 Views 25 Comments

The Republican senators are suggesting that their plan would give Biden the bipartisan support he wants.

# joe-biden - Thursday 28 January, 2021

'The French Revolution of finance': Why Reddit users and Wall Street are doing battle over GameStop
# Wall Street Shuffle
# Wall Street Shuffle

'The French Revolution of finance': Why Reddit users and Wall Street are doing battle over GameStop

Jan 28th 2021, 2:23 PM 52,295 Views 92 Comments

Major Wall Street hedge funds have lost billions in recent days.

# joe-biden - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

'We can't wait any longer': Biden says US will lead way as he signs executive orders on climate change
# Sweeping Plans
# Sweeping Plans

'We can't wait any longer': Biden says US will lead way as he signs executive orders on climate change

Jan 27th 2021, 10:45 PM 19,530 Views 51 Comments

Republicans criticised the plans and said they’d cost jobs.

# joe-biden - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin
# A Quick Chat
# A Quick Chat

Biden raises concerns over Navalny and Russian 'aggression' in Ukraine in first phone call with Putin

Jan 26th 2021, 10:18 PM 18,406 Views 26 Comments

The G7 group of nations also hit out at Navalny’s “politically motivated” detention in a statement today.

Impeachment case of Donald Trump moves closer as House delivers charge
# Senate
# Senate

Impeachment case of Donald Trump moves closer as House delivers charge

Jan 26th 2021, 8:37 AM 21,711 Views 37 Comments

Arguments in the Senate trial will begin on the week of 8 February.

Second night of violence in the Netherlands amid anger over Covid-19 curfew
# Riots
# Riots

Second night of violence in the Netherlands amid anger over Covid-19 curfew

Jan 26th 2021, 8:00 AM 40,711 Views 52 Comments

Meanwhile, US President Joe Biden has said herd immunity could be achieved this year.

# joe-biden - Monday 25 January, 2021

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops
# Executive Order
# Executive Order

Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender US troops

Jan 25th 2021, 5:36 PM 26,985 Views 60 Comments

The move undoes Trump’s controversial decision in July 2017 to bar transgender personnel from serving “in any capacity” in the military.

# joe-biden - Sunday 24 January, 2021

'Special relationship' between US and UK raised in first call between Biden and Johnson
# Say Hi
# Say Hi

'Special relationship' between US and UK raised in first call between Biden and Johnson

Jan 24th 2021, 11:54 AM 32,257 Views 43 Comments

Boris Johnson is believed to be the first European leader to have spoken to the new president.

# joe-biden - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Opinion: Film and Irish History – the fine lines between fact and fiction
# Irish On Film
# Irish On Film

Opinion: Film and Irish History – the fine lines between fact and fiction

Jan 23rd 2021, 8:30 AM 17,995 Views 37 Comments

Dr Seán Crosson of NUI Galway looks at the treatment of historical Irish figures on film and says history will often suffer at the hands of dramatic effect.

Donald Trump's impeachment trial to begin on week of 8 February
# Insurrection
# Insurrection

Donald Trump's impeachment trial to begin on week of 8 February

Jan 23rd 2021, 7:27 AM 20,477 Views 32 Comments

Republicans had pushed for a delay to give Trump a chance to prepare a defence on the sole charge of incitement of insurrection.