Politics

Nancy Pelosi, Kamala Harris Flank Biden For Speech

BP World Bureau | Apr 29 2021 06:28:58 PM
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WASHINGTON, US: The United States saw history being made when two powerful women were seated behind President Joe Biden when he delivered his debut speech to a joint session of Congress.

Vice President Kamala Harris and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi have been in the position.

"Madam Speaker. Madam Vice President... No president has ever said those words from this podium," said Biden. 

First Lady Jill Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff also joined in the ovation.

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New York Post reporter Laura Italiano said she has resigned after being "ordered" to write a false story.

She claimed that undocumented minors were being welcomed to the United States with copies of a children's book written by Vice President Kamala Harris.