The Senate is debating Biden’s COVID stimulus bill. When can you expect help? Here’s what we know. – USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Democrats are racing to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan, one that includes $1,400 stimulus checks, an extension of unemployment benefits and money for local and…

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U.S. economy gains 379,000 jobs in February, in first full monthly employment report under Biden – NBC News

The U.S. economy added 379,000 jobs in February, roundly beating economists’ estimates of 210,000, and indicating that one year into the pandemic, the labor market is finally showing signs of…

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The MAGA phenomenon has never been about economics – The Washington Post

The New York Times gives the GOP too much credit when it declares that “Republicans have offered very little to advance the economic interests of blue-collar workers.” The phrase “offered…

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Jack Dorsey’s Square, Inc. is buying a majority stake in Jay-Z’s streaming service Tidal – The Verge

Square, Inc., the financial services company founded by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, is acquiring a majority stake in Tidal, the high-fidelity audio and video streaming service led by Jay-Z. Square…

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Senate Democrats limit eligibility for stimulus checks in $1.9 trillion COVID bill – CBS News

Washington — President Biden and moderate Senate Democrats have struck a deal to limit eligibility for direct stimulus checks to Americans, lowering the income level for those who would qualify…

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Biden limits eligibility for stimulus payments under pressure from moderate Senate Democrats – The Washington Post

Under the plan passed by the House last week, individuals earning below $75,000 per year and couples making up to $150,000 per year would qualify for the full $1,400 stimulus…

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Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Lyft, Las Vegas Sands, Wendy’s & more – CNBC

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket:Lyft (LYFT) – The ride-hailing company said that last week saw the highest level of ride volume since the…

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Economics, National Security, and the Competition with China – War on the Rocks

Bookended by the global financial crisis and the COVID-19 pandemic over the last 13 years, the world has been presented with a third existential shock that is the defining drama…

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