Biden administration scrambles to respond to cyberattack on critical pipeline

(CNN)Biden administration officials worked urgently Monday to ascertain the scope and fallout of a ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline, which supplies much of the eastern United States its gasoline — an incident that laid bare vulnerabilities in the country’s aging energy infrastructure.Senior White House officials said Monday the administration was working closely with Colonial…

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Biden administration says it will enforce federal transgender health care protections, undoing controversial Trump-era reversal

Washington (CNN)The Biden administration will work to protect transgender Americans from discrimination in health care, undoing a controversial Trump-era decision to nix federal protections for members of the community, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Monday. Citing a June 2020 Supreme Court decision that found federal civil rights law​ prohibits discrimination against gay,…

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Clyburn says Democrats should not stall police reform talks over push for ‘perfect’ bill and ending qualified immunity

(CNN)House Majority Whip James Clyburn on Sunday said Democrats should not delay new policing reform legislation even if a provision on ending civil lawsuit protections currently afforded to police officers is not included, arguing that the party can push to end qualified immunity at another time. “I would never sacrifice good on the altar of…

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