Financial industry regulation
Liz Weston: Financial vital signs to monitor right now
By Liz Weston Of Nerdwallet Jun. 28, 2021 07:06 AM EDT
Judge: Indiana must continue federal unemployment benefits
By Casey Smith Jun. 25, 2021 04:33 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Marion County judge ordered Friday that Indiana must continue the federal government’s unemployment benefits, putting a temporary stop to...
Lawmakers vote to bank pandemic funds, boost schools funding
By Mark Scolforo Jun. 25, 2021 11:37 AM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state budget that dumps billions in federal coronavirus money into savings, boosts spending on education and provides aid to nursing...
New Mexico receives $1.7B deposit in federal pandemic relief
By Morgan Lee Jun. 24, 2021 12:06 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: U.S.
By The Associated Press Jun. 23, 2021 11:53 AM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: June 22 The Kansas City Star on hubris and COVID...
Lawmakers told updating unemployment system could take years
By Bruce Schreiner Jun. 22, 2021 04:58 PM EDT
FRANKFORT, Ky (AP) — Overhauling Kentucky's outdated technology for processing jobless claims could take up to three years, the state's labor secretary said...
Nevada lawmakers OK spending federal relief funds
By Sam Metz Jun. 22, 2021 04:44 PM EDT
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers approved the transfer of $2.7 billion in federal coronavirus relief to a state account on Tuesday, paving the way for...
Top elections official urges quick action on mail-in voting
By Steve Leblanc Jun. 22, 2021 01:26 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — With current no-excuse mail-in voting laws set to expire at the end of the month, state lawmakers need to hurry up and take action to extend...
Minnesota lawmakers to hand out nearly $1B in tax cuts
By Mohamed Ibrahim Jun. 21, 2021 05:25 PM EDT
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After a session marked early on by talk of possible tax increases, the Minnesota Legislature was on track Monday to hand out serious tax...
Democrats see springboard for health care in high court win
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Jun. 19, 2021 08:38 AM EDT
Top US health official visits Colorado to promote vaccines
By Patty Nieberg Jun. 18, 2021 01:17 PM EDT
GOP needs new health care target; 'Obamacare' survives again
By Alan Fram Jun. 18, 2021 12:35 AM EDT
'Obamacare' survives: Supreme Court dismisses big challenge
By Mark Sherman Jun. 17, 2021 10:21 AM EDT
Colorado health care, prescription drug bills are now laws
Jun. 16, 2021 01:15 PM EDT
Lawsuit challenges Indiana governor's unemployment decision
Jun. 16, 2021 12:29 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two legal organizations are seeking to stop Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb from dropping out of the federal program providing an extra $300 in...
Colorado lawmakers map ambitious path to pandemic recovery
By James Anderson And Patty Nieberg Jun. 09, 2021 03:17 PM EDT
Pandemic ruling: State not obligated to compensate business
By Morgan Lee Jun. 07, 2021 03:35 PM EDT
Biden turns to Obama to help boost health care enrollment
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar And Aamer Madhani Jun. 05, 2021 01:17 PM EDT
Noisy protest disrupts governor's 1st reelection rally
By Susan Montoya Bryan And Morgan Lee Jun. 03, 2021 04:57 PM EDT
States tap federal aid to shore up empty unemployment funds
By David A. Lieb May. 27, 2021 11:49 AM EDT