The plan follows Mnuchin’s widely condemned decision to cut off the relief programs at the end of the year.
Trump, with the consent of the GOP, is trying to sabotage Biden’s chances at a recovery every way he can.
The Federal Reserve should not be propping up a dying industry with a track record of harming communities of color.
GOP senators want a liability shield that lets Big Oil sue workers who seek recompense for getting COVID on the job.
The Federal Reserve can now give emergency loans to a sector that’s been buried in debt since long before the pandemic.
Officials will need to decide whether to protect Wall Street or support the most fragile communities and families.
Low rates of unemployment give workers the bargaining power necessary to secure real wage gains.
The Fed has paid Wall Street banks to effectively purchase the government’s debt.
It’s time for quantitative easing, but for the people instead of the powerful.