Republican officials are lashing out at President Joe Biden, saying that "Biden lied." This is after top military leaders had contradicted the president's statement regarding U.S.'s withdrawal from Afghanistan.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra's nomination to serve as the Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary is the most controversial cabinet choice of President Joe Biden to date. Republicans wanted to deny Becerra's confirmation, and some of them voiced sharp criticism of him during the Senate's first of two hearings on Tuesday.
Top Republicans on several House committees demanded answers from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about security decisions made leading up to and on the day of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
Republicans wanted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to pay a hefty fine after allegedly skirting the metal detectors outside the House chambers on Thursday. Pelosi earlier imposed a rule requiring all members of the House to go through the heightened security measure.
The House Oversight and House Administration Committees Republicans are demanding answers from California Secretary of State Alex Padilla's $35 million contract that he allegedly awarded to a firm related to the Biden campaign.