Read: Durbin’s Statement On Bipartisan COVID-19 White House Meeting


SPRINGFIELD – U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement regarding today’s bipartisan White House virtual meeting with Brian Deese, Director of the National Economic Council, and bipartisan members of the Senate where they discussed President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 rescue package: “Today’s meeting made clear…

Biden Signs Buy America Executive Order To Bolster U.S. Manufacturing


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 25, 2021)--today President Joe Biden  alone with Vice President Kamala Harris presence signed an executive order Monday aimed at promoting the "Buy American" agenda he campaigned on last year, which seeks to bolster U.S. manufacturing through the federal procurement process. The  Biden's Administration executive order directs agencies…

“Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Retains Neutralizing Activity Against Emerging Variants First Identified in the U.K. and the Republic of South Africa”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 25, 2021)--Moderna the U.S. biotechnology firm Moderna on Monday said lab studies showed its COVID-19 vaccine would remain protective against variants of the coronavirus first identified in the United Kingdom and South Africa. But out of caution, the company will test adding a second booster of its vaccine…

“President Biden to Sign Executive Order Strengthening Buy American Provisions, Ensuring Future of America is Made in America by All of America’s Workers”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 25, 2021)--today, while many American businesses are on the brink of having to close their doors because of the crises that our country faces, President Biden will sign an Executive Order to support manufacturers, businesses, and workers to ensure that our future is made in all of…