The vice president’s residence at the Naval Observatory, where Harris will live, is undergoing repairs.
President Joe Biden used his first full day in the White House to focus on the government’s COVID-19 response. CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe, CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and Axios White House reporter Alayna Treene join CBSN’s “Red & Blue” host Elaine Quijano to discuss what’s changing with the new administration.
The “Celebrate America” program following President Biden’s inauguration was star-studded, but it was regular folks who stole the show. Jim Axelrod takes a look.
More than 1.3 million people in the United States applied for unemployment aid last week, the final full week of data for the Trump administration. Washington Post economics correspondent Heather Long joins CBSN’s “Red & Blue” host Elaine Quijano to discuss how President Biden wants to pass his $1.9 trillion economic relief bill.
Mr. Biden replaced some pieces from the Trump era and added new ones, including a bust of civil rights activist Cesar Chavez.
President Biden signed executive orders mandating masks in some public places and invoking the Defense Production Act to speed up production of masks and tests. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes reports.
The efforts to vaccinate high-risk populations and frontline workers are slowing as health officials in many states say they do not have enough of the coronavirus vaccine. Mola Lenghi has the latest.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell wants to wait until February to hold former President Trump’s impeachment trial. Meanwhile, the Senate has been holding confirmation hearings on President Biden’s nominees. CBS News congressional correspondent Kris Van Cleave has more.
U.S. officials believe the threat from domestic extremists remains high amid dozens of arrests of those who allegedly stormed the U.S. Capitol. Jeff Pegues reports.
The White House not only has new decor with President Biden moving in, but it underwent a $500,000 deep clean and has new precautions in place to prevent the coronavirus from spreading. Senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe has the latest.