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Biden administration

Reporting on the administration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden.

Why Teslas keep catching on fire

EVs catch fire far less often than gas-powered cars, but firefighters still need to adapt.

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President Joe Biden has promised a lot of policy action in his first 100 days. This is how you can keep up.

TikTok’s master plan to win over Washington

Millions spent on lobbyists, a billion spent on safeguards. Will it be enough to stay in the United States?

The big problem with any debt ceiling fix

President Biden can end the debt ceiling. But can he handle the bond market?

The FAA is struggling. Who can save it?

Why a special counsel is looking into Biden’s classified documents

Blue cities and the Biden administration are failing migrants bused from the border

Title 42 may be ending soon. The US immigration system isn’t ready.

The White House’s plan to colonize the moon, briefly explained

Why America can’t seem to quit Saudi Arabia

The secret to electric vehicle dominance is buying in bulk

Under the hood of the electric vehicle revolution

Chips are the new oil. There are no reserves.

Why Ron DeSantis is baiting Biden on the border

Biden’s long game for American-made electric vehicles

The “fairness” debate over student loan forgiveness, explained

DACA is in jeopardy. Can the Biden administration save it?

Biden’s big new student loan forgiveness plan, explained

No one has been held accountable for the catastrophic Afghanistan withdrawal

The CHIPS Act won’t solve the chip shortage

President Biden just tested positive for Covid-19. What happens now?

Biden’s dismal poll numbers, explained in 9 charts

Congress failed on climate. What can Biden do now?

What Biden wanted in the Middle East — and what he actually got

Biden sought to end endless wars. So what’s the military doing in Somalia?

Biden arrives in a Saudi Arabia where human rights violations go far beyond Khashoggi’s murder

Biden says he wants a two-state solution. Why is he silent on Israeli settlements?

The limitations of Joe Biden’s executive order on abortion

The fight against inflation starts at sea

Another 50 migrant deaths and an ever-climbing body count on the border

What Biden wants to achieve in Europe — and whether he’ll get it

Biden distanced himself from Saudi Arabia — until gas prices got bad

Why Biden’s off-the-cuff comment about defending Taiwan matters

Title 42, the controversial Trump-era border policy, explained

What Biden’s approach to Asia misses

Biden’s 3 choices on student loans

The staggering amount of US military aid to Ukraine, explained in one chart

The government detectives and private eyes of the bitcoin age

Biden can’t do much about abortion rights, but here’s what he could try

Can the expanded child tax credit come back from the dead?

How to use Apple’s new repair program

Biden’s support among Gen Z and millennials is collapsing. Why?

Will new weapons shipments change the war for Ukraine?

The Democratic revolt over Biden’s border policy