On The Money: Job numbers raise hopes for quicker recovery | Trump signs bill giving businesses more time to spend coronavirus loans

On The Money: Job numbers raise hopes for quicker recovery | Trump signs bill giving businesses more time to spend coronavirus loans

Happy Friday and welcome back to On The Money. I’m Sylvan Lane, and here’s your nightly guide to everything affecting…

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Stocks skyrocket after unexpected drop in unemployment

Stocks skyrocket after unexpected drop in unemployment

Stock markets on Friday opened to major gains following an unexpectedly positive jobs report. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped…

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Stocks slip after new batch of jobless claims

Stocks slip after new batch of jobless claims

Stocks slipped Thursday as a new batch of weekly jobless claims briefly interrupted a steady rally for Wall Street. The Dow…

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Millions of Americans frustrated by delayed unemployment checks

Millions of Americans frustrated by delayed unemployment checks

Millions of Americans are still waiting for their first unemployment checks after months of waiting for state systems to clear…

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Protests highlight COVID-19’s economic toll on African Americans

Protests highlight COVID-19’s economic toll on African Americans

Protests around the country over the deaths of George Floyd and other black Americans at the hands of police come…

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House pushes back schedule to pass spending bills

House pushes back schedule to pass spending bills

The House is pushing back its June target date for passing 12 appropriations bills and is setting up July as…

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Expanding tax credit for businesses retaining workers gains bipartisan support

Expanding tax credit for businesses retaining workers gains bipartisan support

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are expressing interest in expanding a tax credit designed to help keep workers…

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On The Money: Senate Dems pump brakes on new stimulus checks | Trump officials sued over tax refunds | Fed to soon open small-business lending program

On The Money: Senate Dems pump brakes on new stimulus checks | Trump officials sued over tax refunds | Fed to soon open small-business lending program

Happy Friday and welcome back to On The Money. I’m Sylvan Lane, and here’s your nightly guide to everything affecting…

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Senate Democrats pump brakes on new stimulus checks

Senate Democrats pump brakes on new stimulus checks

House Democrats looking to deliver another round of $1,200 relief checks to Americans are encountering skepticism from an unexpected source…

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Lack of child care poses major hurdle as businesses reopen

Lack of child care poses major hurdle as businesses reopen

Child care remains a central obstacle to reopening the economy as the school year ends and camps and summer programs…

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