The payments are part of the $2.2 trillion rescue package aimed at combating the economic ravages of the coronavirus outbreak.
More than 75% of American workers are at companies that qualify for exemptions from providing paid leave, effectively gutting the law’s effectiveness.
Organizations that offer life-sustaining services are largely still operating—but they’re feeling the effects of the unprecedented health crisis.
Republican Sen. Richard Burr dumped as much as $1.7 million in stock ahead of the coronavirus-driven downturn.
Mnuchin encouraged those expecting to receive a tax refund to file immediately in order to take advantage and receive their money.
Officials overseeing several theme parks, including Disney and Universal, announced temporary closures related to the coronavirus outbreak.
A handful of lawmakers including Utah Sen. Mitt Romney have expressed the urgency of implementing a universal basic income in recent days.