New Senate GOP coronavirus relief proposal lacks direct payment, drops unemployment boost to $300/week

Senate Republicans on Tuesday unveiled their latest coronavirus relief bill proposal as negotiations between the White House and Democratic leaders flounder.The GOP's funding package is estimated to cost around $ 500 billion, well below the $ 2.2 trillion CARES Act … Read more…

U.S. Unemployment Rate Drops To 8.4 Percent In August, 1.4 Million Jobs Added | Morning Joe | MSNBC

MSNBC POLITICAL DEAL UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Initial Unemployment Claims Plummet To Lowest Levels Since Start Of Pandemic For Californians In Arts, Entertainment & Recreation Sector

The pace of initial unemployment claims for Californians previously working in the state’s arts, entertainment and recreation sector has slowed dramatically in recent weeks, falling for … news entertainment – BingNews ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive … Read more…

Senator Ron Wyden Calls On Senate To Pass Bill To Extend Expanded Unemployment Insurance

SenateDemocrats BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

Senate Republicans Block Democrats’ Demands For COVID Legislation As Unemployment Benefits Near End

SenateDemocrats BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

Unemployment Relief: White House Chief Of Staff Claims On ‘Meet The Press’ That Democrats “Would Rather Have Nothing” Than Lower Stimulus Demands

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows cast a gloomy outlook today on further unemployment relief and economic stimulus packages. Speaking on NBC’s Meet The Press, Meadows said Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi would “rather have nothing” than move off … Read more…

Poorest areas in England suffering high rises in unemployment – BBC News

BBC News NEWS UPDATES: BREAKING NEWS: BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced … Read more…

With COVID-19 unemployment benefits set to expire, fears over how to stay afloat

Nightline BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

Live updates: U.S. crisis deepens as protests erupt over police brutality amid deadly pandemic and record unemployment

Mayors of major cities imposed curfews and governors mobilized state National Guard in an effort to keep the peace overnight but tensions boiled over. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Rep. Porter On Why Unemployment Is Disproportionally Hitting Single Mothers | The Last Word | MSNBC

MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Coronavirus updates: White House denies Mike Pence self-isolating report; unemployment could top 20%; US death toll nears 80K

A series of developments have have brought COVID-19 close to the inner circle of the White House in recent days. Here is the latest news Sunday.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Top Trump economic advisers say unemployment rate could surpass 20 percent, job market could worsen

At a time when governors are grappling with how and when to safely reopen their states, the advisers’ comments underscore that further economic pain is still to come. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Virus hits Trump’s inner circle, unemployment rivals Great Depression: This week’s recap and our best reads

The U.S. shed a record number of jobs in April, Trump’s personal valet tests positive for virus: This weeks news recap and our best reads. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Virus hits Trump’s inner circle, unemployment rivals Great Depression: This week’s recap and our best reads

The U.S. shed a record number of jobs in April, Trump’s personal valet tests positive for virus: This weeks news recap and our best reads. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

4.29.20 Unemployment compensation is still not going well; New consumer spending data; Where to cash your stimulus check; CVS & Walgreens testing stations

Florida is doing a terrible job getting unemployment payments to citizens who have applied. California is having a tough time funds to independent contractors, gig workers, and the self employed who are eligible. Consumer spending has fallen off a cliff. … Read more…

These 18 states are already paying gig workers and self-employed Americans unemployment

About a third of states are currently paying out unemployment compensation under the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, which covers gig workers, independent contractors and self-employed Americans affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

These 18 states are already paying gig workers and self-employed Americans unemployment

About a third of states are currently paying out unemployment compensation under the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, which covers gig workers, independent contractors and self-employed Americans affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

4.24.20 Unemployment payment mishaps; Google’s new ad policy; Credit card limits being cut; Banks approaching mortgage forbearance poorly

Some of the states are handling unemployment claims incredibly poorly. Clark talks about how Florida and Texas are having major issues disbursing those funds to people who have lost their jobs. Google is verifying ad buyers to prevent Covid scams. … Read more…

Trevor Noah Plays ‘The Blame Game’ During His Social Distancing Show, Targets Unemployment Crash

Trevor Noah was up in arms at President Donald Trump’s decision to cut off funding from the World Health Organization, which the President accused of favoring China’s point of view and covering up facts to the detriment of United States … Read more…

As Unemployment Soars, Trump Ignores Nation’s Worries In Combative Briefing | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams | MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve … Read more…

U.S. Faces 25 Percent African-American Unemployment Rate, Howard President Says | MTP Daily | MSNBC

MTP Daily with Chuck Todd | MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s … Read more…

4.9.20 Unemployment number skyrocket + PPP update; Feds aiding mid-size businesses; Exercising from home; Improving your work from home abilities

Unemployment numbers are up big today. Clark talks about when the increased unemployment checks will arrive. Also, fintechs are starting to lend to small businesses as part of the PPP program. Online lender Kabbage is taking applications and has a … Read more…

McCarthy blasts Pelosi over unemployment spike: ‘She needs to be focused on helping’

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told “Hannity” Friday that fewer American workers likely would have been affected by economic restrictions imposed in response to the coronavirus pandemic had Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., not held up the passage of last week’s … Read more…

4.2.20 Stimulus check updates; Unemployment compensation problems; Fake Covid-19 remedies; Stores stepping up delivery abilities

Clarifications have been made about who will receive stimulus money from the government and when that money will come. State unemployment agencies are still trying to figure out how they process all of the new unemployment claims. Watch the video … Read more…

3.30.20 More unemployment details; Stock market volatility; Real ID implementation delayed; 401k disbursements part of stimulus bill

Funds will soon be flowing to the states for Americans filing for unemployment. Clark discusses more of the details we now know. The stock market continues to be volatile. Clark tells you what this means for your investments. Watch the … Read more…

The historic bill includes measures such as direct payments to individuals, a boost to unemployment benefits and a $500 billion lending program

Alerts | Newsletter | Podcast | Send questions and stories CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL … Read more…

Unemployment funds were in trouble before coronavirus. Now claims are sky high.

Many states are at risk of burning through unemployment savings and relying on a federal bailout to give laid-off and quarantined workers benefits.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Fearing market impact, Trump administration asks states to postpone unemployment data

The U.S. Department of Labor asked state governments to postpone publishing unemployment data on Thursday, so that they could publish as national numbers next week. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal … Read more…

NYT: Trump Admin. Asking State Officials To Hold Off Releasing Unemployment Numbers | All In | MSNBC

MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

A Black Man Speaks Out About The Internal Battle Of Unemployment: “A Man Losing His Job Is Like A Hunter Having His Hunting Weapon Break”

Source: NoSystem images / Getty Currently, the rate of unemployment for black males is rising, coming in at 6.7% in comparison to 3.1% for their white counterparts. It’s easy to miss these numbers, as all of us tend to be … Read more…