Biden administration backs Betsy DeVos in student loan lawsuit.

Former Trump administration Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is involved in a lawsuit over student loans and President Biden’s Department of Justice is helping her fight a subpoena. This comes as the president faces increasing pressure from his own party to take on student loan forgiveness. CBS News reporter Kate Smith joined “CBSN AM” with the latest.

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Supreme Court hears arguments in voting rights case out of Arizona.

Supreme Court hears arguments in voting rights case out of Arizona.

The Supreme Court on Tuesday took up a major voting rights case out of Arizona. The issue at hand is whether two state laws violate Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. The decision could have an impact on other election laws under consider...

FEMA opening hundreds of COVID-19 vaccination sites nationwide.

FEMA opening hundreds of COVID-19 vaccination sites nationwide.

Hundreds of FEMA vaccination sites are opening up nationwide. Government officials say the goal is to increase vaccine access to underserved communities hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. CBS News reporter Nicole Sganga goes inside one site that's...

Representative Madison Cawthorn seen as rising star of far right, despite past allegations of mis….

Representative Madison Cawthorn seen as rising star of far right, despite past allegations of mis….

Representative Madison Cawthorn is currently the youngest member of Congress. He easily won his congressional district, despite having very little political and job experience. He has also faced allegations of sexual misconduct and misrepresenting...

Biden ramps up COVID-19 vaccine production as states start lifting restrictions.

Biden ramps up COVID-19 vaccine production as states start lifting restrictions.

To help ramp up vaccination efforts, the pharmaceutical company Merck has agreed to help mass-produce Johnson and Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine. President Biden now says there will be enough doses for every adult in the country by the ...

Senate confirms Gina Raimondo as Biden's commerce secretary.

Senate confirms Gina Raimondo as Biden's commerce secretary.

The Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo as President Biden's commerce secretary, to help guide the economy's recovery. CBSN's Elaine Quijano reports. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: Watch CBSN live HE...