US has already spent more on COVID-19 than it did on World War II

Washington 11/07/21, 05:47

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) justified his reluctance to support President Biden's Build Back Better plan by pointing out that the U.S. has already spent more money combating the COVID-19 pandemic than it did fighting World War II in today's dollars. "We've spent one point nine trillion," Manchin said. "Let me just ...

Pandemic-era unemployment benefits ending for 7.5 million Americans soon

U.S. 08/19/21, 16:39

The enhanced federal unemployment benefits put in place during the COVID-19 pandemic will end in the next few weeks, ending the unemployment insurance boost for millions of Americans. According to The Hill, gig workers and other unemployed Americans receiving aid through programs created for the pandemic will see those checks end on ...

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