Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland to face questioning at Senate confirmation hearing.

President Biden’s pick for Attorney General, Judge Merrick Garland, is set to face lawmakers for his confirmation hearing Monday. It comes five years after Republicans blocked his nomination to the Supreme Court. CBS News congressional correspondent Nikole Killion joined 'CBSN AM” with the latest.

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Democratic lawmakers divided on $15 minimum wage

Democratic lawmakers divided on $15 minimum wage

A number of House Democrats have urged the Biden administration to overrule the Senate parliamentarian's decision that a $15 minimum wage provision cannot be included in the latest COVID relief package if it is to pass through the budget reconcili...

Biden administration faces backlash over immigration policies.

Biden administration faces backlash over immigration policies.

A large influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border is forcing President Biden to rely on some controversial Trump-era policies. Now, he's facing criticism from both Republicans and Democrats. Politico immigration reporter Sabrina Rodriguez joins...

Migration high on priority list during Biden's first meeting with Mexico's president.

Migration high on priority list during Biden's first meeting with Mexico's president.

Migration, the COVID pandemic and trade are all topics that were expected to be discussed during President Biden's first bilateral meeting with his Mexican counterpart President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Antonio Garza, the former U.S. ambassado...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo hires criminal defense attorney for nursing home deaths probe.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo hires criminal defense attorney for nursing home deaths probe.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has hired criminal defense lawyer Elkan Abramowitz to represent him and his aides in a probe into alleged underreporting of COVID nursing home deaths. The Wall Street Journal reporter Jimmy Vielkind joins CBSN's "Red...

Johnson & Johnson begins rolling out nearly 4 million coronavirus vaccine doses.

Johnson & Johnson begins rolling out nearly 4 million coronavirus vaccine doses.

The U.S. now has a third vaccine to fight the coronavirus. Johnson & Johnson began shipping out nearly 4 million doses of its single-dose vaccine after it received emergency use approval from the FDA. Dr. Paul Jarris, a chief medical advisor for M...