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Selling the Treasury and mortgage-back bonds on its balance sheet helps the central bank raise interest rates.
It lets people get work permits and protects them from deportation. The status does not offer a path to citizenship.
It’s not the most timely home price indicator, but it does have advantages, including mapping prices over long periods.
Some U.S. lawmakers seek to cut off imports, but that might lead to reopening domestic mines.
JetBlue steps up with an offer.
The bureau thinks it missed 3% of African Americans, 5% of Hispanics and 6% of Alaska Natives and Native Americans living on reservations.