President Joe Biden and Democrats agreed Wednesday to tighten the upper income limits at which people could qualify for stimulus checks, a Democratic official said.
The cruise industry is a hard hit one here in Florida. Workers have been out of work for almost a year now and some are facing evictions.
The expanded financial assistance would be part of Biden's 'Build Back Better' plan.
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AAA says gas prices have increased by 40 cents since January 1 and prices on Monday represent the highest daily average since July of 2019. Demand is driving the increase because more people are driving as coronavirus restrictions are rolled back. The winter storm that impact refineries in Texas is also to blame.
Eligible Orange County residents struggling due to COVID-19 can apply for up to $10,000 in assistance.
The House is expected to vote on the COVID-19 relief package this Friday.
Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday.
The House passed a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package early Saturday, 219-212, that includes $1,400 checks for most Americans and billions of dollars for schools, state and local governments and businesses. Here's a look at some highlights of the legislation.
The House approved a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill early Saturday in a win for President Joe Biden, even as top Democrats tried assuring agitated progressives that they'd revive their derailed drive to boost the minimum wage.
Millennials were already facing barriers to homeownership prior to the pandemic.
Timing of the third stimulus check has raised new questions about tax season
On Friday, the Texas-based theme park operator announced plans to reopen all 26 of its locations for the 2021 season, including five locations that stayed closed in 2020 due to continued coronavirus restrictions.
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Shutdowns in California and New York are bringing new residents to Central Florida!
The wage increase is expected to take effect on March 13.
The number of Americans applying for unemployment aid rose last week to 861,000, evidence that layoffs remain painfully high despite a steady drop in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Certain mortgage protections that were put in place amid the pandemic, and were set to expire next month, have been extended through June.
The program will reportedly be replaced with a Rental Assistance Program.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she hopes the package is approved "by the end of February" as the March 14 expiration on unemployment aid looms.