Joe Biden

Biden's top economic adviser Deese to fight climate change, jobs crises

In 2017, Deese was named head of sustainable investment at $7.4 trillion asset giant BlackRock Inc, which is shedding some coal investments, but still invests heavily in fossil fuel companies.

By REUTERS
04/12/2020
Fmr Obama officials Zients, Murthy to lead Biden's COVID-19 team - report

In addition, Marcella Nunez-Smith will also play a key role in the incoming administration's pandemic response, focused on disparities.

By REUTERS
03/12/2020
Israel's fourth election: What will be the same, what will be different?

DIPLOMACY: There is one seemingly timeless issue that will dominate this campaign as it has the last three: Benjamin Netanyahu.

03/12/2020
Pundits are wrong, now is perfect time for an Israeli election - opinion

Those who want to see Netanyahu continue will need to focus on bringing out the vote, while the same holds true for those who do not want to see Netanyahu continue as prime minister.

04/12/2020
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Trump admin to auction Arctic refuge oil drilling ahead of inauguration

The move is the latest step toward pulling off the first ever sale of oil drilling leases in a pristine area of the Arctic before Biden becomes president.

By REUTERS
03/12/2020
Israel-Arab ties: The one Trump policy Biden should keep - opinion

While embracing a singular Trump achievement may not play well with Mr. Biden’s Democratic base, it is nonetheless good for the country.

By ELI EPSTEIN , MIKE HOLTZMAN
02/12/2020
Biden on Iran: Nukes first – again - analysis

Israel may not be happy, but president-elect's views are better than Obama administration.

Biden: We will lift Iran sanctions if they comply with nuclear deal

"I'm not going to make any immediate moves, and the same applies to the tariffs. I'm not going to prejudice my options," President-elect Biden told NYT.

By REUTERS
02/12/2020
Biden budget pick Neera Tanden a lightning rod in Washington

Republican Senator John Cornyn said he "will not support any nominee who doesn't provide full transparency into their work on behalf of a foreign government."

By REUTERS
02/12/2020
Egypt’s president steps up arrests of critics before Biden takes office

The detainees could be used as a bargaining chip if the government comes under pressure from the new US administration, a human-rights official said.

By MOHAMMAD AL-KASSIM/THE MEDIA LINE
02/12/2020
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