U.S. Home Sales Jumped 7% in September

U.S. Home Sales Jumped 7% in September

This post was originally published on this siteThe increase in existing-home sales last month followed a late-summer drop in mortgage rates.

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5 Veterans Quit Sinema’s Advisory Council

5 Veterans Quit Sinema’s Advisory Council

This post was originally published on this siteThe furious members accused the Arizona Democrat of “answering to big donors rather than your own people,” in the latest sign of the political pressure she faces.

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Supply bottlenecks, labor shortages slowed US growth, says Fed

Supply bottlenecks, labor shortages slowed US growth, says Fed

This post was originally published on this site Supply bottlenecks and labor shortages have slowed US economic growth and contributed to a sharp rise in prices, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday. The constraints and shortage of goods caused “significantly elevated prices” in most areas of the country, the Fed said...

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How Biden’s infrastructure bill could help prevent the next supply chain crisis

How Biden’s infrastructure bill could help prevent the next supply chain crisis

This post was originally published on this siteThere’s no quick fix for the current pandemic-induced supply chain crisis, but the bipartisan infrastructure bill currently held up in Congress would help prepare the complicated system to handle the next disruption.

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Garland testifies in House with US Capitol riots, abortion, vaccine and voting-rights fights ongoing

Garland testifies in House with US Capitol riots, abortion, vaccine and voting-rights fights ongoing

This post was originally published on this siteAttorney General Merrick Garland will appear before the House Judiciary Committee Thursday for a what should be a contentious hearing before a panel known for drama.

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Democrats look for plan B on filibuster

Democrats look for plan B on filibuster

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats are struggling with their inability to reform the legislative filibuster, as intense pressure from activists meets dug-in opposition from within the caucus.  The latest frustration over the Senate rule comes after Republicans…

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Hochul gets early boost as NY gubernatorial race takes shape

Hochul gets early boost as NY gubernatorial race takes shape

This post was originally published on this siteNew York Gov. Kathy Hochul is grabbing an early lead in the state’s Democratic gubernatorial primary as would-be competitors start to nip at her heels in a race that could emerge as a tea leaf for the direction of the broader party. Hochul, who…

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Manchin wants to add a work requirement to child tax credit. Here’s what that would do

Manchin wants to add a work requirement to child tax credit. Here’s what that would do

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of children are set to be lifted out of poverty this year because the Democrats temporarily beefed up the child tax credit in the last coronavirus relief package.

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Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

Biden, Democrats exploring new tax options after Sinema reportedly blocks rate hikes on corporations, the wealthy

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