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Jan 14, 2021
COVID-related unemployment could cause about 600,000 people to become homeless over the next three years, according to a report from the Economic Roundtable.
Jan 13, 2021
A proposed $1,000 savings account for every baby born in the U.S. could improve future outcomes for an entire generation of families.
Jan 11, 2021
The pandemic likely saved money for the Secret Service budget during the 2020 campaign.
Jan 7, 2021
Usually there are lots of benefits and protections that come with being an employee instead of a gig worker, like being paid the minimum wage.
Jan 5, 2021
Advocates say the food assistance increase should help reduce food insecurity for households that qualify.
Jan 1, 2021
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act required many employers to offer COVID-related paid sick and family leave. Not anymore.
Dec 24, 2020
The pandemic has been hard on Black-owned businesses.
Dec 23, 2020
With stimulus checks long gone and unemployment benefits running out, many consumers are less willing to spend.