According to one study, the American middle class should be earning $42,000 more per worker. That's a stark contrast to how tax breaks have helped the wealthiest Americans get even richer under Trump.
Joe Biden said in North Carolina Wednesday that he would improve the lives of Black Americans through economic and educational programs.
To get a better sense of what’s been lost to the coronavirus pandemic, COURIER interviewed three women who had to shutter their businesses in recent months.
Before the coronavirus eliminated this family’s only source of income, they lived a typical middle-class life in a farmhouse. Now they borrow money just to eat.
“The only thing keeping me from losing my apartment is that I applied and received two months of rent from the Allegheny County Housing Authority."
Little more than half of Americans actually own stock. That helps make the stock market a less-than-ideal indicator of how the US economy is actually doing.
The new plan from Joe Biden builds on what House Democrats passed back in May.