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Analysis: Biden's Fed pick reflects political balancing act

Nov. 22, 2021 16:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — By picking Jerome Powell to stay on as chair of the powerful Federal Reserve, President Joe Biden is trying to navigate hazardous crosscurrents between economic and political forces. Monday's announcement frustrated a trio of liberal Democrats who see...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Nov. 20, 2021 07:46 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg; Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Kevin...

North Dakota National Guard unit honored at homecoming event

Oct. 24, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Members of a Bismarck-based North Dakota National Guard unit who were called to active duty in Washington, D.C. late last year were recognized Sunday at a homecoming ceremony. Seventy soldiers with Company C, 2nd Battalion of the 285th Aviation...

Congress off the rails? Lawmakers barrel toward fall fights

Oct. 11, 2021 10:10 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Year-end pileups of crucial legislation and the brinkmanship that goes with them are normal behavior for Congress. This autumn, lawmakers are barreling toward battles that are striking for the risks they pose to both parties. Though few doubt that...

Grand Forks air base selected for new satellite mission

Sep. 17, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The Grand Forks Air Force Base has been selected for a military satellite mission, North Dakota’s U.S. senators announced Friday. Republican Sens. John Hoeven and Kevin Cramer said the base will be home to a Space Networking Center, which is...