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The President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, speaks during his joint visit with the Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen to the 'Stift Heiligenkreuz' (Holy Cross Monastery) in Heiligenkreuz im Wienerwald, Austria, Tuesday, June 15, 2021. (AP Photo/Lisa Leutner)

South Korea willing to provide vaccines to North Korea

The president of South Korea said he’s willing to providing coronavirus vaccine aid to North Korea if Pyongyang is in agreement. During a news conference Monday, President Moon Jae-in said the world can only be completely free from COVID-19 when the developing world is vaccinated.


Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., speaks with reporters as he arrives for a hearing on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Senate Democrats complain about, cast doubts on Biden’s infrastructure proposal

Even Democrats in the Senate appear to be unhappy with Joe Biden’s trillion dollar infrastructure proposal. For instance, Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) recently said he wants to see more on climate change in the proposal while Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) said he is “unsure” if he can support this much spending. Other Democrats have said more focus should be shifted on “protecting voter rights.”