Biden administration seeks fixes for builders’ supply constraints

Biden administration seeks fixes for builders’ supply constraints
U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia, U.S. May 28, 2021. REUTERS/Ken CedenoWASHINGTON (Reuters) -The Biden administration on Friday said it was working to identify targeted actions the government or industry can take to address supply chain constraints in residential construction.“The residential construction industry is facing serious challenges because… Read More

Biden administration seeks fixes for builders’ supply constraints

Biden administration seeks fixes for builders’ supply constraints
WASHINGTON, May 28 (Reuters) - The Biden administration on Friday said it was working to identify targeted actions the government or industry can take to address supply chain constraints in residential construction.“The residential construction industry is facing serious challenges because of supply chain constraints,” Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo said in a statement following a meeting… Read More

Idaho governor repeals mask ban that political rival signed in his absence

Idaho governor repeals mask ban that political rival signed in his absence
Idaho's governor on Friday repealed a ban on COVID-19 mask mandates that his lieutenant governor signed while he was out of state, calling his fellow Republican's actions "tyranny" and a "self-serving political stunt."A day after Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin authorized an executive order forbidding mask mandates, Governor Brad Little issued his own executive order reversing… Read More

Idaho governor repeals mask ban that political rival signed in his absence

Idaho governor repeals mask ban that political rival signed in his absence
Idaho's governor on Friday repealed a ban on COVID-19 mask mandates that his lieutenant governor signed while he was out of state, calling his fellow Republican's actions "tyranny" and a "self-serving political stunt."A day after Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin authorized an executive order forbidding mask mandates, Governor Brad Little issued his own executive order reversing… Read More

UK calls for progress on climate finance after G7 meeting

UK calls for progress on climate finance after G7 meeting
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer (finance minister) Rishi Sunak attends a virtual press conference inside 10 Downing Street in central London, Britain March 3, 2021. Tolga Akmen/Pool via REUTERS/File PhotoBritish finance minister Rishi Sunak called for more progress on ensuring financial markets support lower greenhouse gas emissions, after meeting on Friday with other finance ministers… Read More