H.R. 4256: Investing in Main Street Act of 2021

This post was originally published on this siteVote: Passed 413/10

Unemployment Insurance Improvement Act would require states provide minimum 26 weeks of…

This post was originally published on this siteUnemployment Insurance Improvement Act would require states provide minimum 26 weeks of unemployment benefits, which nine states don’t Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA8) Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) Which should last longer: unemployment benefits or Ariana Grande’s and Pete Davidson’s five-month engagement? Context When a person loses their job in the U.S., they […]

Fed Expected to Announce Plan to Slow Bond Buying Amid Rapid Inflation

This post was originally published on this siteThe Federal Reserve is expected to announce a plan to taper off its bond buying. With inflation surging, economists’ eyes are already turning to rates.

Democrats Reach Deal to Control Drug Prices in Social Policy Bill

This post was originally published on this siteThe provision would, for the first time, allow the government to negotiate prices for some medicines covered by Medicare.

BP warns of ‘tight’ gas market over holidays

This post was originally published on this siteBP on Tuesday warned that the gas market would be “tight” in the next few months as demand rises during the winter, though the company enjoyed a highly profitable third quarter this year.According to The Associated Press, BP said it expected…

More than 80 countries pledge to cut methane emissions by 30 percent by 2030

This post was originally published on this site Dozens of countries on Tuesday joined a United States and European Union pledge to cut emissions of methane — the most potent greenhouse gas — by 30 percent this decade, in the most significant climate commitment so far at COP26. The initiative, which experts say could have […]

GOP takes edge in congressional generic ballot: poll

This post was originally published on this siteThe GOP has a narrow edge in the generic congressional ballot heading into the 2022 midterms, according to a new Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll survey released exclusively to The Hill.Forty-five percent of registered voters surveyed said…

Hawley blames liberal attacks on masculinity for ‘idle men’ who watch porn, play video games

This post was originally published on this siteMissouri Sen. Josh Hawley (R) said at the National Conservatism Conference on Sunday that liberal attacks on masculinity create “idle men” who watch pornography and play video games. “The Left want to define traditional masculinity as toxic….

Tariffs to Tackle Climate Change Gain Momentum. The Idea Could Reshape Industries.

This post was originally published on this siteWealthy nations are proposing tariffs on imports like steel and cement that result in high carbon emissions. The proposals could boost U.S. manufacturers—but could also undermine world trade rules and even trigger trade disputes.

Minneapolis Birthed The New Police Reform Movement. Now It’s Actually On The Ballot.

This post was originally published on this siteWhen George Floyd was murdered, Minneapolis became the center of the police reform debate. Now the city is voting on what its future policing should look like. View Entire Post ›

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