Tag: Trump administartion

Majority of Americans Consider China Top Threat, Survey Finds

A majority of Americans across the political spectrum now see China as the biggest threat to the United States, a dramatic change since 2018, according to a new survey by the Ronald Reagan Institute. “For the first time in our survey, a majority of the American people identify a single country as the greatest threat…


US, China Reach Agreement on Easing Visa Restrictions for Journalists

The Chinese regime and the United States have agreed to ease visa restrictions for reporters from their respective countries, a spokesperson for the U.S. State Department said on Nov. 16. The agreement was reached after the State Department “pressed” Beijing for months on bilateral issues that had been “longstanding roadblocks” and “longstanding concerns” for the…


Resumption of UK–US Flights ‘Momentous’: UK Minister

A British minister hailed the resumption of UK–U.S. flights as a “momentous” move and a “massive moment” for the aviation sector, after the United States lifted its COVID-19 travel ban and reopened its borders to UK visitors on Monday. Thousands of British travelers are jetting off to the United States for long-awaited reunions with family…


Activists Walk Out on Meeting With Biden Admin Over Remain in Mexico Program

Dozens of immigration activists allegedly walked out of a virtual meeting with Biden administration officials on Saturday morning in protest over the White House’s plan to restart the Trump era “Remain in Mexico” program, Politico reports. The advocates read a statement accusing the administration of “playing politics with human lives” ahead of a virtual meeting with multiple officials, including people from the…


Biden Scraps Trump’s Industry-Focused Apprenticeship Program

In one of his latest executive actions, President Joe Biden has discontinued an industry-led apprenticeship system launched under the Trump administration, shifting the control over those programs back to the federal government. The Trump initiative, known as Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program (IRAP), was created in 2017 as a parallel to the existing Registered Apprenticeships, which are…