Biden Urges Local Leaders to Boost Public Safety Spending
Mayors, police chiefs and other local officials have visited the White House to share with President Joe Biden how they are spending money from the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package on policing and public safety programs. Biden highlighted some of these efforts during an event in the Rose Garden on Friday. And he urged cities to spend even more of...
Majority of COVID-19 Relief Funds Were Misused in West Haven, CT: Report
The majority of funds given to the city of West Haven through the COVID-19 Relief Funds program were misused, according to a report released from the Office of Policy and Management.
EXPLAINER: How to Claim Child Tax Credit Dollars on Your Taxes
Millions of Americans who have never filed a tax return will need to do so this year in order to claim what’s coming to them under the enhanced child tax credit
Texas Man Who Got $1.6M in PPP Loans, Bought Lamborghini Sentenced to 9 Years
The man spent some of the money on a Lamborghini Urus, a Ford F-350 and a Rolex watch, according to court documents.
White House Offering More Aid for Winter Heat, Utility Bills
The Biden administration is helping to distribute several billion dollars in aid for winter heating and utility bills
Cities Seek to Loosen Rules on Spending Federal Pandemic Aid
Some cities are urging President Joe Biden’s administration to loosen its rules for spending $350 billion of coronavirus relief money directed toward state and local governments.
AP: States and Cities Slow to Spend Federal Pandemic Money
Many states and cities across the U.S. are getting off to a slow start in spending money from this year’s coronavirus relief package championed by President Joe Biden and Democrats