America’s central bank wants Congress to get its act together and give you more financial relief from the coronavirus.
Here’s how the Federal Reserve says it, in Fedspeak: “Additional fiscal aid would likely be important for supporting vulnerable families, and thus the economy more broadly, in the period ahead.” That’s in the notes released this week from the Fed’s latest policy meeting.
debit cards) to help relieve financial pain from the coronavirus and stimulate the ailing economy.” data-reactid=”34″Both Republicans and Democrats say they want to give Americans another round of $1,200 “stimulus checks” (and direct deposits and debit cards) to help relieve financial pain from the coronavirus and stimulate the ailing economy.
But the money is caught up in a dispute over broader COVID-19 assistance, including the boosted unemployment benefits that came to a halt at the end of last month. But both Houses of Congress have now