Joe Biden administration

Biden signs legislation to avert partial government shutdown

The back-to-back votes by the Senate and then the House averted one crisis but delays another as the political parties dig in on a dispute over how to raise the government's borrowing cap before the United States risks a potentially catastrophic default.

Biden signs order to declassify some 9/11 documents

The order directs the Justice Department and other federal agencies to review documents related to the FBI's investigation into the 9/11 terrorist attacks and release the declassified information over the next six months.