Fed Survey: 75%+ of US Families said in July They Were “doing okay” Financially

Fed Survey: 75%+ of US Families said in July They Were “doing okay” Financially

#Fed #American #households #virus More than 75% of US families said in July they were “doing okay” financially, or were “living comfortably,” according to a new survey by the Fed. That’s up from 72% in April, when the China virus chaos caused unemployment to peak at 14.7%, and also better than the 75% reported in […]

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

“We have an enormous fiscal plan. It is at least $800 billion and maybe more”

The United States could pump $800-B or more into the economy to minimize damage from the coronavirus outbreak if Congress passes a payroll tax holiday through year end, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Monday. “We have an enormous fiscal plan. It’s at least $800 billion and maybe more,” Mr. Kudlow told reporters, totaling up actions already taken […]

Northern California Wildfire: 42 Killed, Now Deadliest in Golden State History

Northern California Wildfire: 42 Killed, Now Deadliest in Golden State History

Northern California Wildfire: 42 Killed, Now Deadliest in Golden State History Search teams have recovered the remains of at least 42 people killed by the devastating Camp wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in Northern California, making it the deadliest single wild-land blaze in the Golden State history, authorities said Monday. The latest death toll, up […]

President Trump Declared Florida a Major Disaster

President Trump Declared Florida a Major Disaster

President Trump Declared Florida a Major Disaster The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Sunday President Donald Trump approved federal disaster assistance that would be made available to individuals and governments in Florida for areas affected by Hurricane Irma beginning 4 September and continuing. A press release from FEMA outlined the assistance available to “supplement […]

US Vets Get Expanded College Assistance Under President Trump

US Vets Get Expanded College Assistance Under President Trump

US Vets Get Expanded College Assistance Under President Trump US military veterans are getting unlimited access to college assistance under legislation President Donald Trump has signed into law. The Forever GI Act removed a 15-year limit on using the benefits, effective immediately. The measure increases financial assistance for National Guard and Reserve members, building on […]