Economy

Unemployment Claims Reach Pandemic Low As Economic Recovery Continues

According to the latest report from the Department of Labor (DOL), the number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped last…

2 weeks ago

Jobless Claims Drop To New Low As Biden Economy Continues To Strengthen

The number of jobless claimed reached a new pandemic low as fewer people are losing their jobs and more job…

3 weeks ago

Yellen Goes to Bat for Biden’s Spending Plans Amid Republican Opposition: U.S. Will See “Big Returns”

Treasury Secretary defended President Joe Biden's spending plans on infrastructure, education, and jobs, saying that the plans are necessary in…

1 month ago

Democrats Propose Permanently Boosting Unemployment Benefits

Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) have announced legislation that would set minimum federal standards for unemployment benefits…

2 months ago

Yellen to Call for Global Minimum Tax Rate to Raise Revenue, Stop Companies from Evading Taxes

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen will make the case for a global minimum tax rate to raise revenue in the United…

2 months ago

Jayapal Calls on Biden to Fire Trump-Appointed Social Security Officials Who Delayed Covid Relief

Representative Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) called on President Joe Biden to fire two Trump-appointed Social Security Administration officials––SSA Commissioner Andrew Saul…

2 months ago

Agriculture Secretary: Only 0.1% of Coronavirus Relief Set Aside by Trump Administration Went to Black Farmers

Speaking to The Washington Post, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said only 0.1% of Covid-19 relief funds the Trump administration set…

3 months ago

Group of Republican Attorneys General Threaten Legal Action Over Stimulus, Calling It “Unconstitutional”

A group of Republican attorneys general has threatened legal action against President Joe Biden's administration over the American Rescue Plan,…

3 months ago

Tomi Lahren Pushes Conspiracy Theories While Calling Covid Relief “Blue State Bailouts”

Fox News personality Tomi Lahren said President Joe Biden's administration's $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package amounts to little more than…

3 months ago

House Moving Toward Final Approval of Covid-19 Bill

The House of Representatives is moving toward final approval of the Covid-19 stimulus package in what would mark President Joe…

3 months ago

The Biden Revolution Begins With A Family Of 4 Getting $8,200 In Stimulus

Press Secretary Jen Psaki said that a family of four making less than $150,000 with school-age kids would get $8,200…

3 months ago

Republicans Are Lying. The Majority Of The Biden Stimulus Goes To Help People.

Republicans have been lying about the Biden stimulus. The majority of the stimulus money goes to help individuals in the…

3 months ago

A Good Sign For Democrats As Job Growth Better Than Expected In First Full Biden Jobs Report

The economy beat job growth estimates by adding 379,000 new jobs in February, as signs are that the economy is…

3 months ago

Energy Secretary Confirms Her Department Has More Than $40 Billion in Funds to Transition to Clean Energy

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, who was confirmed by the Senate just last week, has confirmed that her department, thanks to…

3 months ago

Yellen Defends Stimulus Payments: “It’s the Right Thing to Do”

Speaking at a virtual event hosted by The New York Times, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said a proposal to send…

4 months ago

Biden Makes McConnell’s Bad Day Even Worse By Exposing The GOP Plot To Block COVID Relief

President Joe Biden didn't mince words on Tuesday when it came to Republican efforts to block COVID relief legislation.

4 months ago

Biden Continues to Get High Marks, According to New Poll

President Joe Biden continues to get high marks overall, according to a special online edition of the CNBC All-America Economic Survey,…

4 months ago

Brian Kilmeade Says Those Who Want Higher Wages Should Simply “Get Another Job”

"Fox and Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade criticized efforts to raise the federal minimum wage, which has remained at $7.25 an…

5 months ago

Sanders and Congressional Democrats to Announce a $15 Minimum Wage Bill Today

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Congressional Democrats will announce a $15 minimum wage bill during a video conference at 11:30…

5 months ago

Out-Of-Touch Susan Collins Says She Doesn’t See The Need For More COVID Relief

Susan Collins was happy to cast a vote for Donald Trump's $2 trillion tax cut for the wealthiest individuals and…

5 months ago

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