World leaders prepare for UN climate summit

World leaders prepare for UN climate summit

Leaders from nearly 200 countries are set to gather in Glasgow, Scotland next week for the United Nations Climate Change conference. Tom Armstrong, who served in the White House Office of Science and Technology under the Obama administration, joins CBSN…

Military veterans resign from Senator Kyrsten Sinema's advisory council in protest

Military veterans resign from Senator Kyrsten Sinema’s advisory council in protest

Many former supporters of Senator Kyrsten Sinema have become increasingly frustrated by the Democrat from Arizona, and her opposition to parts of President Biden’s legislative agenda. Dana Allmond, a U.S. Army veteran who resigned from her advisory council this week…

Virginia governor's race tightens as Election Day nears

Virginia governor’s race tightens as Election Day nears

The Democrat and Republican candidates in the Virginia governor’s election are tied, according to a recent poll. This is the first electoral test of the Biden presidency. Greg Schneider of The Washington Post joins CBSN anchor Lana Zak with more.…

President Biden signals openness to elimination of filibuster

President Biden signals openness to elimination of filibuster

President Joe Biden signaled in a town hall-style event Thursday he was open to eliminating the filibuster, as several key pieces of his agenda are held up by the 60-vote threshold needed in the Senate. CBS News senior White House…

President Biden calls out Senate holdouts as legislative agenda stalls

President Biden calls out Senate holdouts as legislative agenda stalls

President Joe Biden addresses ongoing talks surrounding his multitrillion dollar social spending plan during a CNN town hall in Baltimore on Thursday night. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN to discuss the president’s remarks regarding Senate…

Biden takes on larger role in spending bill negotiations

Biden takes on larger role in spending bill negotiations

President Biden is still working with progressives and moderates on the framework for a social and climate spending bill. Plus, Senate Democrats predict a rough road ahead in the 2022 midterms. CBS News’ congressional correspondent Kris Van Cleave, Washington Post…

Key climate change program in Democrats' spending bill now in doubt

Key climate change program in Democrats’ spending bill now in doubt

Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of coal-rich West Virginia says he’s opposed to the “Clean Electricity Performance Program,” which is part of the multi-trillion dollar reconciliation bill his party is trying to pass. Environmental experts say the program is key to…

Local Matters: Virginia governor's race currently tied, poll says

Local Matters: Virginia governor’s race currently tied, poll says

A new Monmouth University poll shows the Virginia gubernatorial race is tied. Republican Glenn Youngkin has closed the gap with former governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat. Zach Montellaro, state politics reporter for Politico, joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss. CBSN…

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 21 | CBSN

LIVE: Latest news, breaking stories and analysis on October 21 | CBSN

The FBI continues to investigate a scene at the Carlton Reserve in Florida after discovering apparent human remains near some of Brian Laundrie’s personal belongings, the U.S. begins discharging thousands of Afghan evacuees from military facilities and resettling them across…

Biden pushes infrastructure plan in Pennsylvania as Democrats near deal on spending bill

Biden pushes infrastructure plan in Pennsylvania as Democrats near deal on spending bill

President Biden visited Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday to promote key aspects of his economic agenda to working class Americans. Back in Washington, Democrats are inching closer to an agreement on a spending bill for investments in social and climate infrastructure.…