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US Postal Service announces cost-saving changes amid vote-by-mail fears

US Postal Service announces cost-saving changes amid vote-by-mail...

(Guardian) - Measures will not result in immediate reduction of workforce, USPS...

Anyone who got a $1,200 stimulus check the first time is likely to get one again for the same amount

Anyone who got a $1,200 stimulus check the first time is...

(Yahoo News) - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that there was...

US black-white inequality in 6 stark charts

US black-white inequality in 6 stark charts

(CNN) - The nationwide protests following the death of a black man, George Floyd,...

Big Changes May Be Coming to Your Next Stimulus Check

Big Changes May Be Coming to Your Next Stimulus Check

If another round of stimulus is in the cards, expect it to differ in a couple of...

U.S. consumer spending tanks; savings hit record high

U.S. consumer spending tanks; savings hit record high

(Reuters) - U.S. consumers cut spending by the most on record for the second straight...

Corporations Praise Frontline Workers as 'Heroes' While Refusing to Pay Them More

Corporations Praise Frontline Workers as 'Heroes' While...

(Common Dreams) - "I personally get really sick and tired of turning on the TV and...

Grocery Store Chain Kroger Is Planning To End 'Hero Pay'

Grocery Store Chain Kroger Is Planning To End 'Hero Pay'

(NPR) - The nation's largest grocery store chain ends its so-called "hero pay" —...

Repeat After Me: The Markets Are Not the Economy

Repeat After Me: The Markets Are Not the Economy

(NYT) - The two have been intertwined in the American psyche since the 1929 stock...

The super rich did indeed get richer in early weeks of coronavirus pandemic

The super rich did indeed get richer in early weeks of...

The claim: America’s super rich have seen their wealth rise by $282 billion in three...

Fight brews in Congress over Republican push to protect business from coronavirus lawsuits

Fight brews in Congress over Republican push to protect...

(Reuters) - A key U.S. Senate Democrat pushed back on Republican Majority Leader...

Most 2020 swing state voters want more direct payments during coronavirus

Most 2020 swing state voters want more direct payments...

About three-quarters of swing state voters support sustained direct payments to...

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus shutters campuses

College students clamor for tuition refunds after coronavirus...

Most schools say they won't "give any tuition money back," said an expert.