Cate Martel

Cate Martel

12:30 Report — Dems strategize next Biden’s steps

Presented by GE Aerospace — 📝 Plus: Test your political knowledge {beacon} 12:30 REPORT Happy Friday! The Republican National Convention is happening in Milwaukee next week! I’ll on the ground bringing you behind-the-scenes tidbits. There is always such good color at conventions! In the meantime, here’s what’s happening today: President Biden didn’t do any more...

12:30 Report — Biden’s make-or-break day

Presented by GE Aerospace — House and Senate Democrats are huddling privately today to discuss the Biden situation {beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Tuesday. We’ve entered the depths of hell-level of heat in the Washington, D.C.-area — and it’s not even August! Here’s what’s happening today: House and Senate Democrats are huddling privately today to discuss...

The Hill’s 12:30 Report —Biden to potential Dem rivals: Try me

Presented by GE Aerospace — 💰 Plus: Michael Bloomberg's med school donation {beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Monday. What’d I miss last week? 😅 Here's what's happening today: President Biden called into MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” and sent a letter to congressional Democrats, bluntly rejecting the calls for him to drop out. Centrist Democratic Sen. Mark Warner...

12:30 Report — Bowman loss marks blow to progressives

Presented by Working Forests Initiative — 'Squad' member Rep. Jamaal Bowman’s loss is sending shockwaves through progressive circles {beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Wednesday. The gymnastics Olympic trials begin tomorrow, and I can’t contain my excitement. If you haven’t been following the lead-up, here’s a preview so you can join me! Here’s what’s happening today: The Supreme...

12:30 Report — Inside Trump, Biden debate strategies

Presented by Working Forests Initiative — Details of how President Biden and former President Trump are preparing for the debate are starting to seep out {beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Tuesday. The Wimbledon tennis tournament is only a few days away. Eeeek! 🎾 Here’s what’s happening today: Details of the debate strategies for President Biden and...

12:30 Report — Supreme Court’s gun ruling

{beacon} 12:30 REPORT Happy Friday! It’s going to be a very hot weekend for much of the East Coast. Please stay cool and hydrated as much as you can. Maybe even have some ice cream or a popsicle, ya know … for health reasons 😉. Here’s what we’re following today: The Supreme Court ruled that...

12:30 Report — Supreme Court’s docket piles up

{beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Thursday. The summer solstice is today! ☀️Here’s what we’re following today: Senate Democrats are trying to require women to sign up for the draft, and it’s getting *a lot* of pushback from Republicans. NYT’s Maggie Haberman says former President Trump has admitted he interrupted President Biden “too much” during the first...

12:30 Report — Biden protects half a million immigrants

{beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Tuesday. Tomorrow is Juneteenth — Surprise, there’s a holiday in the middle of the week! Here’s what’s happening today: The Biden administration announced a major legal protection for roughly 500,000 immigrants who are married to U.S. citizens. The CEO of Boeing is testifying today on the recent airplane safety issues. Oh,...

12:30 Report — Senate’s Plan B for banning bump stocks

{beacon} 12:30 REPORT It’s Monday. “The House of the Dragon” has returned on HBO, so if you notice an uptick in throne and succession references, you’re not imagining it. 😉 Here’s what’s happening today: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) is planning a vote to reinstate the bump stock ban after the Supreme Court invalidated...