Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia on Tuesday said the $600 per week in enhanced unemployment benefits shouldn't be extended past July 31, reiterating that it allowed a majority of jobless Americans to earn more not to work.
A $400 billion allotment for a second round of stimulus checks is an increase from the first round of checks sent out under the CARES Act.
An amendment extending the student loan protections under the CARES Act to private loans was adopted by the House.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy are expected to meet with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday.
Banks are preparing for customers reneging on their loans; Congress perhaps will extend enhanced unemployment benefits; stupid investors; some good Leonard Cohen covers; and overvaluing the Dow.
"Families are going to face high rates of eviction, homelessness, food insecurity, hunger," Indivar Dutta-Gupta said. "And the economy overall is going to see much slower progress in a recovery than otherwise."
A federal judge halted conservative group Judicial Watch's attempt to force the State Department to continue searching for records in their years-long lawsuit over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails.
"I get it, I'm not sure why you'd want to go to Canada when we live in the greatest country on the face of the planet. That's Donald Trump's mentality on it," President Donald Trump's campaign press secretary said.
As lawmakers ready for a return to Capitol Hill on Monday, party leaders have set out their starting positions on relief fund negotiations.
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden wants to impose the highest capital gains tax rate since former President Jimmy Carter in 1977, according to a new press release from Americans for Tax Reform.
The quarterback will play the upcoming season on a franchise tag worth $31.4 million after failing to reach a long-term extension with the Cowboys.
The belief that most people receiving stimulus payments are financially incentivized to stay home is true only if you look at salaries alone—and ignore benefits.
Stimulus checks are a costly measure and a $1 trillion price tag would likely mean people who received a check the first time around will be ineligible this time.
After receiving the loan, the man invested the money in a cryptocurrency account and put the rest into a bank account before slowly withdrawing it at ATMs.
The Cowboys have reportedly offered Prescott a multi-year deal worth between $33 million and $35 million a year ahead of the July 15 deadline.
"Not taking care of your tax responsibilities will only make your situation worse because you will be assessed penalties and interest on top of the tax you owe."
Both Democrats and Republicans agree more help is needed, but they differ on what that help should look like.
Tweets which many critics interpreted as alluding to antisemitic connections between Judaism and the rise of Soviet communism showcase Woolery's history of conspiracy hteory allegations.
A new program focused on ICE's Enforcement and Removal Operations unit has prompted backlash.
The latest tribute followed five days of around 80 to over 100 daily COVID-19-related deaths in Texas.
The situation with Iran has dramatically changed since the 2015 nuclear deal was inked.
"Defensive tactics, firearms familiarization and targeted arrests" are among the training attendees will receive, according to a letter from Chicago ICE Field Office Director Robert Guadian.
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin wouldn't give details on what the next round of payments could look like but said the White House does support them.
The Office of Government Ethics said in April it would consider approving up to two extensions for the annual report, with the final deadline set for August 13.
The New START treaty is due to expire in February 2021, but the Trump administration is delaying renewal and—according to experts—risking a new nuclear arms race.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's call for the Commonwealth to "acknowledge the past" has triggered an argument in Britain about empire.
In an Instagram video on Wednesday, the former NBA player said Jackson was simply "trying to educate himself."
"What is most striking is the widespread impact on household income from the pandemic," Greg McBride of Bankrate told Newsweek.