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Lauren Egan

Lauren Egan is a White House reporter for NBC News based in Washington.

Lauren Egan is a White House reporter for NBC News based in Washington.

Latest from Lauren Egan

What to know on Jack Smith, special counsel in the Trump federal investigations

Jack Smith, the special counsel in the Trump investigations, most recently served as the chief prosecutor for the special court in The Hague.
223d ago

Brittney Griner re-signs with the Phoenix Mercury, returning to the WNBA after her release from a Russian prison

Basketball star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner has re-signed to the Phoenix Mercury for one year, NBC News confirmed.
314d ago

Biden extends student loan payment pause as debt relief plan remains on hold

President Joe Biden announced Tuesday he will extend the payment pause on federal student loans as the plan remains blocked in court.
314d ago

In final White House briefing, Fauci urges Americans to get updated Covid booster

Dr. Anthony Fauci appeared Tuesday at his final White House press briefing, as he prepares to leave government next month following a half-century on the front lines of the world's gravest public health crises.

Biden administration sidesteps calls to declare RSV a health emergency

The Biden administration on Thursday sidestepped calls from pediatric groups that have been urging the government to declare a public health emergency in

Biden says 'unlikely' missile that hit Poland was fired from Russia

President Joe Biden spoke by phone with Polish President Andrzej Duda after a deadly explosion occurred near Poland's border with Ukraine.

Biden says Democrats will not be able to pass abortion-rights legislation

President Joe Biden said Monday that he did not expect Democrats to have enough votes in Congress to be able to pass legislation codifying Roe v. Wade.
325d ago

At U.N. summit, Biden calls on world leaders to raise their ambitions to avoid 'climate hell'

President Joe Biden sought to position the United States as a global leader on climate change in a speech Friday at a United Nations summit, even as he faces
326d ago

Biden to meet with China's Xi in person at G-20 summit

President Joe Biden will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of next week’s Group of 20 summit in Bali, Indonesia, the White House

White House buoyed by early midterm results as Biden avoids his predecessors' fate

President Joe Biden appears to have pulled off something few of his recent predecessors managed — a midterm election that wasn’t a clear shellacking.
327d ago

Biden says Elon Musk’s relationships with foreign countries 'worthy of being looked at'

Asked whether Twitter's Elon Musk posed a threat, President Joe Biden said that the billionaire’s “relationships with other countries is worthy of being looked at.”