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Cities, Towns See Federal Rescue Act Funds Use | Merrimack Valley

Money, money, money. As the US Federal Rescue Plan Act, or ARPA, rolls out across the country, one thing becomes clear: “There’s a lot of money flowing. “ Brian Chirichiello, who sits on both the three-person Rockingham County Commissioners Council, and the seven-person Derry City Council, said. It is in a unique position as county […]

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American Rescue Act forces states – Ohio defends itself

President Joe Biden speaks during a “Help is Here” touring event to extol the US $ 1.9 trillion bailout law in Columbus, Ohio on March 23, 2021. (Leah Millis / Reuters) As Ohio’s Attorney General, I will not let Biden violate the Constitution while forcing our state to bend to his will. NOTjudge, but don’t […]

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States Extend Obamacare Grants Using Rescue Act Funds

Many state-run Obamacare exchanges are ahead of the federal government in administering the American Rescue Plan Act, which provides for a major extension of premium subsidies for 2021 and 2022. Markets in California, Maryland, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Washington State, and the District of Columbia will increase grants for people who already receive them, with […]

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Biden Rescue Act Provides $ 1.7 Billion in Local Aid to Louisiana Towns, Parishes

Biden signs COVID-19 relief package; includes dunning checks President Joe Biden has signed the US bailout, the $ 1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief plan that includes $ 1,400 stimulus checks. Associated Press, USA TODAY The town of Shreveport and local parishes are set to receive more than $ 120 million in combined federal assistance from the […]

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American Rescue Act Adds Stimulus Payments and Relief for Territory

VI Housing Finance Authority Executive Director Daryl Griffith announced a March 29 go-live date for the Emergency Housing Assistance Program. (Screenshot) Welcoming the recently passed American Rescue Act as “historic” federal legislation, Government House officials detailed on Monday what local residents can expect in terms of further relief, including the third round of stimulus payments, […]

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What the American Rescue Act Means for Philadelphia

Congress ultimately passed the $ 1.9 trillion American Rescue Act, a landmark piece of legislation that will provide massive economic assistance to households, businesses, and state and local governments, along with many other significant changes across the board. world is still unpacking. Urban Institute analysis estimates the combined changes will reduce the number of people […]

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Children in low-income families have a lot to gain from the Rescue Act

Senator Raphael Warnock visited an Atlanta church immunization efforts on Friday and explained to a small group of mothers how the provisions of the Pandemic Relief Bill signed by President Joe Biden on Thursday can help children in need. “As a child who grew up in poverty, I personally know the hardships families go through,” […]

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Despite fewer pet adoptions in 2020, animal rescue services report spike in interest during pandemic

The coronavirus has made 2020 a difficult year for most people. For cats and dogs, however, there might have been a silver lining. “I can’t tell you the demand we have right now,” said Kate Griffith, spokesperson for Midcoast Humane, an animal rescue and adoption organization with offices in Brunswick and Edgecomb. The shelter reported […]

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Biden’s American Rescue Act makes Obamacare more affordable for Michiganders

These credits reduce the cost of monthly premiums in the Federal Marketplace, or, established under the Affordable Care Act of 2010, commonly known as Obamacare. Conclusion: No one will pay more than 8.5% of their household income for some plans, regardless of their income. “Despite all of this it looks like maybe we are […]

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A huge gift to the wealthy heirs

Senatorial Minority Leader Mitch McConnell hears the grief of the wealthy heirs. Photo: Stefani Reynolds / Bloomberg via Getty Images Last month, Senator Ted Cruz appeared on CPAC and declared that their party had become the genuine representative of the proletariat. “The Republican Party is not the party of country clubs,” he boasted, “it is […]