Good Morning DC. “Oh, you guys got everything,” Biden said as he examined the ice cream menu at The Pearl, an ice cream parlor and candy store in La Crosse.
Good Morning DC! President Biden loves ice cream. Yesterday in La Crosse, Wisconsin, his motorcade stopped at The Pearl, an ice cream parlor and candy store. The president entered and greeted the owners at 2:04 PM.
“I’m buying,” Biden said to Governor Evers, Rep. Kind, and Senator Baldwin.
“Oh, you guys got everything,” Biden commented as he examined the menu.
Kind got a single scoop cup with mint chocolate chip, while Baldwin got the same with chocolate and Evers with white chocolate raspberry.
Biden got two scoops on a sugar cone: cookies and cream and strawberry.
Today, at 11 AM, President Biden will meet with Western governors, key Cabinet members and agency heads, and several utility sector leaders to discuss their efforts to prepare for and respond to the 2021 wildfire season.
Meanwhile, on the Hill, the House will vote to form a select committee to investigate what happened on January 6th during the attack on the U.S. Capitol.
The CDC believes that the Delta variant could become the dominant strain here in the United States. The delta variant that now makes up for more than 20% of cases in the U.S. could now cause news surges in cases, resulting in Covid restrictions going back into place.
Climate change keeps showing its ugly face. As a result of a heatwave in Canada, 233 people died between Friday and Monday.
Across the pond, the High Court judge in Belfast ruled that the Northern Ireland Protocol is lawful. PM Boris Johnson said the government will “study in detail” the ruling.
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