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Biden picks TV personality Star Jones to lead heritage board

4 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden has selected lawyer and television personality Star Jones Lugo to lead a U.S. government agency that identifies and protects sites of historic significance to the U.S. in Eastern Europe.
The White House announced Friday that Jones will be the chair of the U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad, which is tasked with safeguarding sites associated with groups impacted by Nazism, communism and the Cold War.
Jones is a one-time prosecutor and former cohost of ABC's “The View,” and will become a judge on the television show “Divorce...
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Florida Will Defy Biden Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers: ‘The State Law Stands'

Florida Will Defy Biden Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers: ‘The State Law Stands'

4 days ago   |   By Mediaite

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Florida will not enforce President Joe Biden's vaccine mandate for healthcare workers, which was upheld on Thursday by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh joined Chief Justice John Roberts and the court's liberal wing to save the mandate, which requires workers in medical facilities which receive Medicare or Medicaid funding to be vaccinated.
The court struck down another mandate which would have used OSHA to compel businesses with more than 100 employees to require their empties to be vaccinated or submit to regular testing.
Friday, Florida...
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Joe Biden Appoints Star Jones To U.S. Commission For The Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad

4 days ago   |   By Deadline

Star Jones, who will become the host and judge on Divorce Court later this year, has another new gig: A presidential appointment to a U.S. commission. President Joe Biden tapped Jones to serve as one of the members of the U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad, an agency which is tasked with identifying...
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