Biden warns of ‘another tough hurricane season’ this yearMay 18, 2022 GMT
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — President Joe Biden warned Wednesday that the country will likely see “another tough hurricane season” this year, and he pledged that his administration was prepared to respond to the storms and help Americans recover from them.
$20 million HUD grant doubles size of eviction legal helpMay 9, 2022 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Housing and Urban Development is doubling the size of its eviction protection program, designed to fund legal assistance for tenants seeking to stay in their homes.
Kamala Harris to mark ‘Bloody Sunday’ anniversary in SelmaMarch 2, 2022 GMT
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris is traveling to Alabama this weekend to commemorate a key moment of the civil rights movement.
Harris will speak in Selma at an event marking the 57th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” the day in 1965 when white police attacked Black voting rights marchers.
GOP, Dem winners of US House seats in Ohio sworn into officeNovember 4, 2021 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two vacant Ohio congressional seats were filled Thursday after Republican Mike Carey, a coal lobbyist from Columbus, and Democrat Shontel Brown, a Democratic Party leader from Cleveland, were sworn in as members of the House after Tuesday's special election.
Ohio special elections voter registration deadline is todayOctober 4, 2021 GMT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Monday is the deadline to register to vote in this fall's elections, which include two special congressional elections, a host of local council and school board races and a number of local ballot questions.
Q&A: Democrat Shontel Brown on how she won Ohio primaryAugust 5, 2021 GMT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Shontel Brown's surge came almost out of the blue. Over just a few weeks, she surmounted a double-digit lead that progressive Nina Turner had built over months and easily won the Democratic nomination for a Cleveland-area congressional seat.
Special election set for upcoming Ohio congressional vacancyApril 27, 2021 GMT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elections will be held in August and November to fill an upcoming congressional vacancy in Ohio...
Housing agency ends Trump-era anti-transgender shelter ruleApril 22, 2021 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Housing and Urban Development is withdrawing a Trump-era policy that would have allowed taxpayer-funded homeless shelters to deny access to transgender people...
Ohio governor sets dates to fill vacant congressional seatMarch 18, 2021 GMT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Elections will be held in August and November to fill a vacant Ohio congressional seat following the appointment of U...
Senate confirms Fudge to lead housing agency, Regan for EPAMarch 10, 2021 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Ohio Rep. Marcia Fudge to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development and North Carolina regulator Michael Regan to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, picking up the pace for confirmations in President Joe Biden's Cabinet...
HUD nominee pledges action to prevent home loss in pandemicJanuary 28, 2021 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Housing secretary nominee Marcia Fudge told senators Thursday that she would take “extraordinary actions” to prevent people from losing their homes due to the coronavirus pandemic...
Biden’s challenge: Building Cabinet that meets all his goalsDecember 13, 2020 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Shortly after President-elect Joe Biden’s victory last month, Cabinet hopeful WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden on Friday introduced a series of key picks for his new government that drew heavily from the Obama administration, saluting their “deep experience” while insisting he could rely on them for “bold new thinking...
Biden: Cabinet picks from Obama era mean ‘bold new thinking’December 11, 2020 GMT
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden on Friday introduced a series of key picks for his new government that drew heavily from the Obama administration, saluting their “deep experience” while insisting he could rely on them for “bold new thinking...
The Latest: Biden’s picks point to their diverse backgroundsDecember 11, 2020 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Joe Biden (all times local):
Several of the latest picks announced by President-elect Joe Biden are emphasizing the diversity of the backgrounds as they prepare to join an administration Biden has promised will reflect the varied experiences of Americans.
AP sources: Biden picks Fudge for housing, Vilsack for USDADecember 9, 2020 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden made two key domestic policy picks Tuesday, selecting Ohio Rep...
U.S. Reps. Marcia Fudge and Jim Jordan get protest votes for House SpeakerJanuary 3, 2019 GMT
U.S. Reps. Marcia Fudge and Jim Jordan get protest votes for House Speaker
WASHINGTON, D.C. - California Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi was easily elected Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday after a weeks-long campaign to win over a group of critics who initially said they wouldn’t vote for her.
Ohio Democrat says she won’t challenge Pelosi for speakerNovember 21, 2018 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge, the top potential rival to Nancy Pelosi for House speaker, dropped out of the running Tuesday, delivering a blow to efforts to topple the California Democrat...
The Latest: Fudge won’t run for speaker, backs PelosiNovember 20, 2018 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge of Ohio (all times local):
Pelosi claims ‘overwhelming support’ for 2nd act as speakerNovember 16, 2018 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers trying to oust Nancy Pelosi started rallying behind a possible contender Thursday, but the House Democratic leader gained key endorsements and said she has "overwhelming support" to become the next speaker...
Congressional candidate blames black illiteracy for passage of legislation that bars discrimination against gaysSeptember 27, 2018 GMT
Congressional candidate blames black illiteracy for passage of legislation that bars discrimination against gays
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Republican congressional candidate Beverly Goldstein attributes Cuyahoga County's passage this week of a law to protect gays from discrimination to the failure of "literate" black churchgoers to weigh in on the issue.
Rep. Marcia Fudge’s election rivals aren’t sweet on her: Meet the 11th district congressional candidatesMay 2, 2018 GMT
Rep. Marcia Fudge's election rivals aren't sweet on her: Meet the 11th district congressional candidates
Rep. Marcia Fudge's election rivals aren't sweet on her: Meet the 11th district congressional candidates - 2018-05-02T15:21:55Z