Biden Stimulus, Americas
Joe Biden wants to revamp American bridges while also making it easier to start and afford a family.
Key point: Biden is not through stimulating the economy. His new plans would cost several trillion more, although they would not come with monthly checks.
President Biden on Wednesday night will address a joint session of Congress for the first time as president when he is expected to lay out his plan for the next phases of legislation. And while the next...
As one sociologist put it: ‘Other countries have social safety nets. The US has women.’ That needs to change
At first glance, it seemed a bit odd that the Biden administration separated its economic agenda into two different bills. The first of these huge pieces of legislation was the American Jobs Plan, a $2tn infrastructure bill that would fix roads and bridges but also invest in clean drinking water and high-speed internet access. The second of the bills, unveiled on Wednesday, is the...
It aims to flood federal money into childcare and education to make the lives of families easier. It would also extend monthly payments to parents.