Award for Elton John after White House performance

Sir Elton John performed at the White House for the first time since 1998, and was given an award from US President Joe Biden for his contribution to music. The veteran star wowed more than 2,000 guests, including teachers, nurses and LGBTQ advocates, with his performance, which was put together to celebrate “everyday history makers”.Continue reading “Award for Elton John after White House performance”

US increases food stamp aid for poorer Americans

The Biden administration has increased the amount of government-provided food assistance distributed to approximately one-in-8 Americans each month. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Monday announced an increase of over 25% for funds used to buy food. The increased budget will be available starting in October to the 42 million people who receive foodContinue reading “US increases food stamp aid for poorer Americans”