US deficit officially hits $3 trillion amid pandemic

US deficit officially hits $3 trillion amid pandemic

The federal budget deficit surpassed $3 trillion through August, according to official Treasury data released Friday, and is expected to…

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IRS to offer tax filing form in Spanish for the first time

IRS to offer tax filing form in Spanish for the first time

The IRS announced this week that it will be providing the individual income tax return in Spanish for the first…

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Wall Street watchdog calls for carbon pricing, better prep for climate change

Wall Street watchdog calls for carbon pricing, better prep for climate change

The U.S. should establish a price on carbon and push financial institutions to be better prepared for the economic instability…

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Read: New Senate GOP COVID-19 relief bill

Read: New Senate GOP COVID-19 relief bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said on Tuesday that he will force a vote on a GOP coronavirus relief…

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Charities scramble to plug revenue holes during pandemic

Charities scramble to plug revenue holes during pandemic

With the coronavirus recession straining household budgets, charities are feeling the pinch as Americans conserve cash. Charity organizations have lost…

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Economist El-Erian says no ‘quick recovery’ without public trust on health

Economist El-Erian says no ‘quick recovery’ without public trust on health

Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser for the financial services company Allianz, said Sunday that all sectors of the economy may…

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House Democrat offers measures to block Trump’s payroll tax deferral

House Democrat offers measures to block Trump’s payroll tax deferral

A House Democrat on Friday introduced two measures in an effort to block President TrumpDonald John TrumpDHS to label white…

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Stocks retreat despite positive jobs report

Stocks retreat despite positive jobs report

Stock markets erased initial gains on Friday morning after a stronger-than-expected jobs report,¬†adding to steep Thursday losses. The Dow Jones…

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Trumka hits corporate reform efforts as mere talk

Trumka hits corporate reform efforts as mere talk

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on Thursday said an effort by major corporations to include the well-being of workers in their…

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Senate Democrats take step toward vote on overturning Trump’s payroll tax deferral

Senate Democrats take step toward vote on overturning Trump’s payroll tax deferral

Senate Democrats on Wednesday took a step toward forcing a vote on overturning President TrumpDonald John TrumpMelania Trump used private…

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