Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

Biden meets with progressive and moderate Democrats to push for social and climate spending

President Biden met with both progressive and moderate Congressional Democrats to work on passing a social spending bill. Plus, the Virginia governor’s race enters its final weeks with a focus on education. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang,…

Social Security benefits get massive boost next year amid rising consumer prices

Social Security benefits get massive boost next year amid rising consumer prices

The government will increase Social Security benefits by 5.9% in 2022 as Americans contend with higher consumer prices. The Conference Board’s chief economist Dana Peterson joins “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano with the details, including how long U.S. labor…

Biden to pitch child care investments in Hartford, Connecticut, Friday

Biden to pitch child care investments in Hartford, Connecticut, Friday

President Biden will travel to Hartford, Connecticut, on Friday to pitch his “Build Back Better” agenda to the public. He’ll focus on the need to invest in child care to help working families. CBS News senior White House and political…

President Joe Biden to sign debt ceiling extension bill after it passes Congress

President Joe Biden to sign debt ceiling extension bill after it passes Congress

President Joe Biden is expected to sign a bill raising the debt limit through December 3, temporarily avoiding a financial catastrophe. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN to discuss the latest on the debt ceiling as…

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

White House introduces plan to relieve supply chain pressure amid threat of higher prices

President Biden on Wednesday announced a plan to boost capacity at major ports in California and at companies like Walmart and UPS as supply chain backlogs threaten to worsen rising consumer prices. CBS News congressional reporter Nikole Killion, CBSN political…