Although he previously expressed opposition to the idea, the president has now asked his education secretary to prepare a memo to determine whether the administration has the legal authority to cancel up to $50,000 in student loan debt.
So far, 64 Washington lawmakers want relief checks to be reoccurring, starting with a fourth stimulus payment.
The progressive lawmaker accused Amazon of union busting and exploiting tax loopholes, sparking a stern response from the online giant.
"I won't be distracted by this partisan, Republican recall—but I will fight it," Newsom declared Monday.
The Massachusetts senator's proposed legislation could cost Donald Trump around $39 million.
The Ultra-Millionaire Tax Act would help "level the playing field just a little bit," the progressive Democratic senator said Tuesday.
Senator Warren unveiled a new proposal on Monday that would tax wealthy Americans with a net worth upward of $50 million.
McConnell has called the $1.9 trillion stimulus package passed by the House on Friday a "missed opportunity."
In his renewed battle with Senator Warren, Biden inaccurately implies that student debt relief would help rich people. The president has spent 40 years blocking debt relief.
"The case against student loan forgiveness is looking shakier by the day," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
The Massachusetts senator demanded an explanation for the "unfathomable greed" by the chain's executives during a public health and economic crisis.
The Democratic Massachusetts senator stressed that the recent GameStop frenzy is a symptom of a much larger "rigged game" on Wall Street.
After President Joe Biden signed an executive order ending federal contracts with private prisons, progressive Democrats have called on the new commander-in-chief to make strides in prison reform.
"Unity starts with accountability," Warren said Sunday during an interview with CNN's Abby Phillip.
"If we pass [the stimulus package] with 51 votes, we'll pass it with 51 votes," Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders said in support of the 'budget reconciliation' process in the Senate.
The commission has just under two years to analyze which Department of Defense bases, buildings and equipment need renaming and to suggest new names based on input from local communities.
"I'm 100% on board with $2000 survival checks for struggling families. House and Senate Dems are united on this," Warren tweeted on Wednesday.
"Direct checks are an excellent way to get money into the hands of people who desperately need it," Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Monday.
Many Democratic politicians tweeted their support for the New York judge's DACA ruling on reinstating the program.
The Education Secretary has criticized proposals to forgive student debt, calling it a "socialist takeover of higher education."
Warren also blamed DeVos for worsening student debt with DeVos' slowdown of an Obama-era debt relief program.
"If you take away the edges—it's a circle. So just erase them Katie," Senator Warren tells Congresswoman Porter in a new video.
"ICE should listen to the medical and public health experts who want the agency to stop terrorizing our communities and deporting harmless people during this pandemic. It's needless, cruel, and undermines the COVID-19 containment efforts," Warren tweeted on Wednesday.
While some economists believe student loan cancellation would benefit many Americans and boost the economy, others question whether it's the best approach to address economic disparities.
Lael Brainard, Elizabeth Warren and Janet Yellen are tipped to be Biden's Treasury Secretary. Here's what they've said about a second stimulus deal.
Senator Elizabeth Warren, alongside leading economists Lael Brainard and Janet Yellen, are expected frontrunners to succeed Steve Mnuchin as treasury secretary.
During the campaign trail, Biden proposed creating a program that offers $10,000 of undergraduate or graduate student debt relief and making public colleges and universities tuition-free for all families with incomes below $125,000.
The Massachusetts senator wrote in The Washington Post that the Democrats "need to deliver for the American people."
Joe Biden's Cabinet appointees will likely be crucial in moving his administration's agenda forward if Republicans retain control of the Senate.
"What a small, scared President we have had," one Democrat representative tweeted. "Better days ahead."