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Tim Cook and President Biden came to Arizona to announce US-made chip plans

Tim Cook and President Biden came to Arizona to announce US-made chip plans

Apple plans to start using American-made processors after opening a new state-of-the-art chip factory in Phoenix, Arizona. For factory customers, which also include AMD and NVIDIA, the new facility means more secure chip supply and faster production times. Chipmaker TSMC also said today that it will begin construction of a second factory in Phoenix next …

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Reviews |  Biden is right to be cautiously optimistic about the economy

Reviews | Biden is right to be cautiously optimistic about the economy

Comment this story Comment President Biden still faces the threat of a recession. He has no assurance that Republicans will refrain from forcing the US Treasury to default on debt over the next two years. For now, however, he can take comfort in a recent string of good economic news. Most important was the dog …

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Railroad workers speak out after Biden forced unions to accept deal: 'He turned his back'

Railroad workers speak out after Biden forced unions to accept deal: ‘He turned his back’

Fox News Congressional Correspondent Chad Pergram reports on Congressional efforts to fund the government with two weeks to avoid a shutdown. Railroad workers are speaking out after Congress voted last week to avert an industry strike that could have had catastrophic economic consequences. BNSF railroad conductor Justin Schaaf told The Associated Press he had to …

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Rail strike averted: Did Biden betray his pro-union credentials?

Rail strike averted: Did Biden betray his pro-union credentials?

“The 360” shows you diverse perspectives on the major stories and debates of the day. What is happening Congress moved quickly this week to pass legislation that will prevent a nationwide strike by railroad workers, just days after President Biden warned that a work stoppage would “devastate our economy.” The threat of a railway strike, …

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Biden signs legislation to avoid national rail strike

Biden signs legislation to avoid national rail strike

WASHINGTON — President Biden on Friday signed legislation to force a labor agreement between railroads and workers who had been locked in a bitter dispute, averting a strike that could have upended the economy just before the holidays. “Without rail freight, many American industries would literally shut down,” Biden said before signing the bill, adding …

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Biden signs bill averting railroad strike despite lack of paid sick leave

Biden signs bill averting railroad strike despite lack of paid sick leave

President Joe Biden has signed a bill making a railroad strike illegal, preventing workers from leaving work weeks before the holiday season. “The bill I’m about to sign ends a difficult rail dispute and helps our country avoid what, no doubt, would have been an economic disaster at a very bad time in the calendar,” …

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Biden calls on US Congress to block railroad strike that could ‘devastate the economy’

Joe Biden called on Congress to step in and block a railroad strike before next month’s deadline in stalled contract talks, saying a strike would “destroy our economy”. Biden’s move comes as business groups warned the impending strike would hit just before the holiday season and worsen inflation problems in the United States. “Let’s be …

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Biden faces a wide range of challenges at home this holiday season |  CNN Politics

Biden faces a wide range of challenges at home this holiday season | CNN Politics

CNN — This holiday season is very different from last for many Americans, when Covid-19 testing shortages and an Omicron variant surge disrupted many family celebrations. But the country faces a new set of complex challenges in late fall and winter. Even though Covid testing as well as an updated reminder is widely available and …

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Trump banned pension plans from mixing awakening with profits;  Biden reverses this rule |  The daily thread

Trump banned pension plans from mixing awakening with profits; Biden reverses this rule | The daily thread

President Joe Biden’s Department of Labor has introduced measures to reverse a ban on environmental, social and governance investing, also known as ESG, among trustees managing pension funds, a rule the former President Donald Trump established during his final days in office. The agency released a final rule on Tuesday that mirrored the Biden administration’s …

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Why you should pay off your student loans even after Biden extends the repayment break

Why you should pay off your student loans even after Biden extends the repayment break

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. The Biden administration has extended the student loan repayment pause until 2023. …

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