Biden invokes Defense Production Act to address infant formula shortage, among other actions

The president is invoking the law – which allows the government to better control industrial production in the event of an emergency – to order suppliers of formula ingredients to prioritize delivery to formula makers. Biden also announced the creation of Operation Fly Formula, which directs the Department of Health and Human Services and the … Read more

Biden visits memorial site for Buffalo shooting victims

The president and first lady are in Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday to meet with community leaders, first responders and families of victims of the shooting, which police say was motivated by racism and hate. The Bidens visited a memorial site for the victims after arriving Tuesday, where the first lady laid a bouquet of … Read more

Biden administration unveils action plan to boost affordable housing | CNN Politics

Washington CNN — The Biden administration on Monday announced an action plan to boost the supply of affordable housing amid rising house prices and high headline inflation. Taken together, administration officials said, the announced measures will help close the affordable housing deficit and “ease the burden of housing costs,” noting that house prices are a … Read more

Waiting for 72 minutes and customer service reps sorry: Testing the Biden administration’s new website resources for parents looking for a baby formula

The White House was unable to state federal guidelines last Thursday on what parents who are struggling to find formula should do, and recommended families contact their doctors and pediatricians if they are unsure. worried about the health of their baby. Then on Friday, it unveiled a new website: HHS.gov/formula. “We recognize that parents have … Read more