Biden risks losing support from Democrats amid DC gridlock
President Joe Biden is losing support among critical groups in his political base as some of his core campaign promises falter, raising concerns among Democrats that the voters who put him in office may feel less enthusiastic about returning to the polls in next year’s midterm elections.
Biden loses ground with the American public
With his administration facing multiple challenges at home and abroad, US President Joe Biden’s job approval rating has fallen sharply in the past two months, says a research by Pew Research Center. Fewer than half of US adults (44%) now approve of the way Biden is handling his job as president, while 53% disapprove. This marks a reversal in Biden’s job ratings since July, when a 55% majority approved of his job performance and 43% disapproved.
Canadians released after Huawei CFO resolves US charges
Two Canadians detained in China on spying charges were released from prison and flown out of the country on Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, just after a top executive of Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies reached a deal with the U.S. Justice Department over fraud charges and flew to China.
US power utility charged over 2020 wildfire
The US’s major power utility Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) has been charged with multiple crimes, including manslaughter, over last year’s Zogg Fire that killed four people, prosecutors said.
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