U.S. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 13, 2021. Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters WASHINGTON — House Republicans introduced a 5-year, $400 billion transportation bill on Wednesday that directs historic levels of funding to highways, bridges and transit systems. The bill comes amidContinue Reading


Anne Schuchat, director of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), speaks during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Greg Nash | Bloomberg | Getty Images Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials said Wednesday they are expecting data from trials testing Covid-19Continue Reading