"We're going to do the smart thing in West Virginia," Governor Jim Justice said, noting that he'd continue to follow the advice of experts.
Gina Raimondo described China's behavior as "anti-competitive" and "coercive," adding that the nation's "human rights abuses are horrific."
More than 1 million American workers filed new unemployment claims for the 50th consecutive week.
The Capitol rioter said it "wounded" him "deeply" that Trump did not pardon him, but he said he does not regret his loyalty to the former president.
"We have a responsibility to show people in this country what a Democratic majority can do for working people," the New York progressive said.
The Republican senator said the former president's false claims aren't a "winning storyline" and get "in the way of the future."
"It is against the advice of our health experts, and it is premature," Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba said.
While a majority (60 percent) of voters approve of the increase to $15 per hour, 71 percent support a more modest hike to $11.
The Senate minority leader, who is now serving his seventh term, laughed at Trump's claim when questioned by a reporter.
Moderate Democrats oppose eliminating the Senate's controversial legislative rule, but there are less drastic options lawmakers could consider.
The Ultra-Millionaire Tax Act would help "level the playing field just a little bit," the progressive Democratic senator said Tuesday.
"Not only do these payments help keep families out of poverty, but they act as economic stimulus," Democratic senators wrote in an open letter to President Joe Biden on Tuesday.
The Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll also showed a double-digit decline in the number of Americans who believe the country is headed in the wrong direction.
The Florida Republican doubled down in dismissing the GOP's divisions over former president Donald Trump.
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Democrats "have a responsibility" to raise the minimum wage after promising voters they would.
A recent economic analysis found that the Republican senators' proposal would provide a wage hike to just 3.2 percent of workers by 2025.
"We have lost the House, the Senate and the presidency because of Donald Trump," the Illinois Republican said Sunday.
"The voters are saying overwhelmingly they agree with what President Trump did in office," the chair of the Republican National Committee insisted.
"The American people deserve it, and we are committed to making it a reality," the Ohio senator said.
"President Biden has been consistent that he believes every woman should be heard, should be treated with respect and with dignity," Jen Psaki said.
Hundreds of New Yorkers came together for a rally in support of Asian community members amid a spike in hate crimes.
"He is still quite popular in this state," Kounalakis said.
"Young conservatives view climate change as a threat to American security and prosperity and believe the government should respond accordingly," said Kiera O'Brien of Young Conservatives for Carbon Dividends.
"He's already wiped out enough seniors," Alexa Rivera said of the New York governor's emergency powers.
The White House has stressed that these are unaccompanied minors whom it aims to quickly transfer to the care of families or sponsors.
The economic analysts said the Republican plan is about "13 percent less than what the minimum wage was at its high-water mark in 1968."
"We feel the urgent need to denounce this violent mutation of our faith," the evangelical Christian leaders wrote in an open letter.
The GOP House Minority Leader's opposition to the stimulus plan is out of step with Republican voters, who largely support the $1.9 trillion package.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously pushed back against the idea, saying the city would lose $10 billion in state funding.
"We should be repurposing some of those [hotel] properties as affordable housing as quickly as possible," the New York City mayoral candidate said.