Biden to sign executive order on federal funding for Native Americans

President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order during Wednesday’s Tribal Nations Summit aimed at giving Native Americans easier access to federal funds and greater autonomy over how that money is invested. . “Tribal nations continue to face unacceptable barriers to fully exercising their inherent sovereignty, in fact, due to the way federal […]

Biden to sign executive order improving tribal access to federal funds

President Biden is expected to sign an executive order Wednesday aimed at making it easier for tribal communities to access federal funds. Biden administration officials said in a call with reporters that the order, which Biden will sign as part of the 2023 White House Tribal Nation Summit, will overhaul how the federal government supports […]

Federal Appeals Court Deals Blow to Mark Meadows in Fulton County Case

Mark Meadows received some unwelcome news on Monday when he sued to have his election interference case in Georgia transferred to federal court. The three-judge panel of the U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals scheduled to hear his oral argument will consist of two Democratic appointees and one Republican appointee, but That’s bad news for […]

NC faces federal lawsuit over alleged racial bias in newly drawn congressional maps

Voters in North Carolina filed a federal lawsuit Monday challenging congressional districts drawn by Republican state legislators. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court, argues that the newly drawn districts weaken the voting power of minorities and violate the U.S. Constitution. According to this map, Republicans could win 10 of the 14 state House seats […]

Federal EV tax credit slashed in half for some Tesla models in 2024

Mornings with Maria panelists Tiana Lou Dosher, Kenny Porcari, and Carol Ross discuss the Biden administration’s controversial economic policies and the Democratic Party’s push for EVs. Starting next year, Tesla’s Model 3 rear-wheel drive and Model 3 long-range vehicles will no longer qualify for the federal government’s full $7,500 tax credit on eligible EV purchases. […]

Is the Federal Reserve done raising interest rates?

James Iorio, director of TJM Institutional Services, analyzes third-quarter earnings and the Fed’s ability to control inflation and future interest rate decisions. Chairman of the Federal Reserve System Jerome Powell He maintained the possibility of additional interest rates in an important speech last week. Still, inflation continues to slow and investors increasingly believe the tightening […]