Yellen pitches global corporate tax floor » Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the Biden administration is working to convince other countries to raise corporate taxes, or at least the tax floor on corporations.
MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 6th of April, 2021. You’re listening to World Radio and we’re so glad you are! Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher First up on The World and Everything in It: gun control.
MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, April 6th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Media distortion is rampant these days on the question of what it takes to vote. Here’s WORLD commentator Kim Henderson.
Calls grow for more Capitol security following Friday attack » Some officials are calling for more security at the U.S. Capitol after a man attacked two officers guarding the Capitol grounds last week.
President Biden holds first cabinet meeting » President Joe Biden held his first official Cabinet meeting on Thursday. His $2.3 trillion dollar infrastructure plan dominated the agenda. The president tapped five Cabinet secretaries to champion the proposal.
KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: Biden unveils new $2.3T spending plan » Speaking in Pittsburgh Wednesday, President Biden pitched his plan for another multi-trillion-dollar spending package. BIDEN: It’s not a plan that tinkers around the edges. It’s a once-in-a-generation investment in America, unlike anything we’ve seen or done since we built the interstate highway system and...
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KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: WHO team announces early findings of virus origins study » A team of investigators with the World Health Organization has presented a long-awaited first look at its study into the origin of the coronavirus. But the team’s only conclusion is that more study is needed. WHO director-general Tedros Ghebreyesus says the...
MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 31st of March, 2021. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.