Florida’s governor celebrated his anti-mandate Covid laws. Now Omicron is here | Florida

Barely one month ago, Florida’s Republican governor Ron DeSantis was on a victory lap. The state’s average rate of new Covid-19 infections was the lowest in the nation, and a lapdog legislature was about to sign into law his sweeping new coronavirus measures, including the outlawing of mask and vaccine mandates in pursuit of “striking … Read more

New York governor warns of Covid rise as US braces for Omicron arrival | New York

New York, one of the states hit hardest and earliest by Covid-19, is taking steps to limit a new winter wave of infections as transmission rates approach those of April 2020 and the US braces for the Omicron variant, discovered in southern Africa.Late on Friday, Governor Kathy Hochul said: “While the new Omicron variant has … Read more

Winsome Sears on Covid: Virginia’s incoming lieutenant governor questions vaccines for those who’ve had the virus before

Winsome Sears on Covid: Virginia's incoming lieutenant governor questions vaccines for those who've had the virus before

Sears, who did not reveal her vaccination status during her successful campaign for the second-highest seat in Virginia, told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union” that revealing it would create a “slippery slope” to being asked to reveal other personal information about her “DNA” and medical history.”The minute that I start telling you … Read more

Bank of England Deputy Governor

Bank of England Deputy Governor

Sir Jon Cunliffe, the Deputy Governor for Financial Stability at the Bank of England (BoE) crypto may pose an imminent threat to the traditional financial system. During a Nov. 15 interview with the BBC’s “Today” program, Cunliffe argued that the rapid growth of digital assets and their integration with traditional financial services could soon pose … Read more

Crypto: The number of Indians trading in crypto assets looks highly exaggerated: RBI Governor – The Economic Times Video

The Economic Times

Mumbai: The numbers of Indians trading in cryptocurrencies looks highly exaggerated, Reserve Bank of India governor Shaktikanta Das said on Wednesday while highlighting once again his concerns over the proliferation of virtual currencies. Das said that over 70 per cent of investors did not invest more than Rs 3000. Cryptocurrency exchanges had recently claimed through … Read more

Tax cuts on fuel improve inflation outlook: RBI governor

Tax cuts on fuel improve inflation outlook: RBI governor

MUMBAI: Reserve Bank of India governor Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday said that the tax cuts on fuel were a positive development and would help the central bank meet its inflation target of 5.3%. The governor said that the growth target of 9.5% also looked achievable, however, there were headwinds in the form of global development. … Read more

Bank of England Governor Warns Crypto Is Providing Means of Payment for Criminals – Regulation Bitcoin News

Bank of England Governor Warns Crypto Is Providing Means of Payment for Criminals

Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey has warned that crypto assets are providing another means of payment for people who want to conduct criminal activity. Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey Sees Crypto Helping Criminal Activities The governor of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, said during an online question-and-answer session organized by the British … Read more

Virginia governor reveals his long Covid symptoms as he urges vaccinations | Virginia

More than a year after testing positive for Covid-19, Virginia’s governor, Ralph Northam, is warning about the importance of vaccines and the long-lasting effects of Covid.After a mild case in September 2020 that felt like a sinus infection, Northam said in a video briefing that he was recovering quickly, and he waited for his sense … Read more

Texan vying for governor slams COVID vaccine mandates from hospital

Texan vying for governor slams COVID vaccine mandates from hospital

Oct 10 (Reuters) – Conservative firebrand and Texas Republican gubernatorial candidate Allen West was receiving care for COVID-19 in a hospital on Sunday, he said on Twitter, noting that his experience with the illness had strengthened his opposition to vaccine mandates.West, 60, served as chairman of the Republican Party of Texas for less than a … Read more