While the number of Americans struggling to put groceries on the table and pay bills fell last month, new data shows millions are still feeling the financial ramifications of the Covid-19 pandemic. The third round of stimulus payments began...
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome PowellKevin Lamarque | ReutersDespite its rapidly recovering economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Sunday reiterated the central bank's commitment to keep monetary policy loose.That includes a near-sure statement that interest rates are going...
Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard said Wednesday that while the US economic outlook has "brightened significantly", it is far from the central bank's goals."Better outlook, but of course our monetary policy projections are based on the results, not the...
Adewale Adeyemo, assistant secretary of the Treasury, Janet Yellen, said on Wednesday that a rise in the U.S. corporate tax rate to 28% will not make American companies less competitive as the Biden administration is confident of gaining support...
First-time unemployment insurance claims rose faster than expected last week despite other signs of a recovery in the labor market, the Labor Department reported Thursday.Initial filings for the week ending April 3 totaled 744,000, well above the 694,000 expectations...
Loretta Mester, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThe strong job gains in March were not enough to convince Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester...
Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan Chase, speaks at the WEF 2019 in Davos, Switzerland on January 23, 2019.Adam Galica | CNBCJamie Dimon is optimistic about the US economy - at least for the next few years.Dimon, longtime...
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell listens to a hearing of the Senate Banking Committee on the Quarterly CARES Act Report to Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, United States, on Dec. 1, 2020.Susan Walsh | ReutersWith the economy...
The Inn of Rosslyn, which is permanently closed in Arlington, Virginia on February 5, 2021 due to the pressure of the Covid-19 pandemic.Liu Jie / Xinhua via Getty Images'Breathtaking'Overall, these long-term unemployed made up 24% of the total of...
President Joe Biden speaks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, United States, on March 14, 2021.Cheriss May | ReutersPresident Joe Biden said Monday he was not concerned that a plan to increase...

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