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Technically, Joe Biden is the President of the United States, but luckily, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) acted like a true commander in chief. On Wednesday, DeSantis announced that Florida state law enforcement agencies would be dispatched to the border states of Texas and Arizona to help with border challenges.DeSantis said his actions were the result of "the...
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Dr. Peter Hotez warned that southern US states could feel the effects of the highly transmissible Delta-Covid variant as early as this summer, in part due to low vaccination rates. "I'm really holding my breath about the south and what's happening this summer," said Hotez, co-director of the Center for Vaccine Development at Texas Children's Hospital.“Here in the...
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OPINION | This article contains political comments that reflect the author's opinion.Rashida Tlaib made remarks suggesting that "freedom of speech for Muslim women does not exist in Congress," according to The Blaze.“There is no freedom of speech for Muslim women in Congress. The benefit of the doubt does not exist for Muslim women in Congress. The...
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It's still hard to believe that one of his first acts as president, Joe Biden shut down the Keystone XL pipeline, killing thousands of good American jobs in the process.Just think of all those American families whose lives instantly came to a standstill wondering how to pay for their homes, cars, and education for their children.States started lawsuits almost...
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Maryland Governor Larry HoganChip Somodevilla | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesAccording to a CNBC analysis of the Department of Labor data, around 3.7 million Americans will be affected by the state's early withdrawal from federal unemployment programs.Last month, 25 states announced plans to end the pandemic-era benefits before they formally expire on September 6. Some...
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Peter Dazeley | The image database | Getty ImagesThe risk of losing unemployment benefits in two dozen states had a modest but short-lived impact on job searches, according to an analysis published Thursday by Indeed.At least 24 states have announced their early withdrawals from the pandemic's unemployment programs since early May.Officials in the states, all led by...
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Arizona Governor Doug Ducey speaks to reporters after meeting then-President Donald Trump at the White House on April 3, 2019.Chip Somodevilla | Getty ImagesReturn bonusStates are withdrawing two or more months before their scheduled September 6 end date. Officials claim the added benefits keep workers on the sidelines, making it harder for companies to hire employees.Four of...
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Brian Kemp, Georgia Governor.Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesNearly 2 million Americans will lose unemployment benefits prematurely as a result of states' decision to cut off government aid to workers.As of Thursday, at least 16 states, all led by Republican governors, had announced that they would end their participation in pandemic-era unemployment programs.As a result, workers...
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Ohio governor Mike DeWine said Thursday the state would end its participation in federal unemployment programs on June 26.Justin Merriman | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesSo what's up?At least 16 states have chosen to opt out of federal unemployment benefit payment programs.As of Thursday, this includes Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North...
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Brian Kemp, Georgia Governor.Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesMore than 1 million Americans will lose early unemployment benefits as a result of states' decision to cut off government aid to workers.As of Thursday morning, at least 14 states, all led by Republican governors, had announced that they would end their participation in pandemic-era unemployment programs.As a...
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