Stories tagged: "COVID-19 economy"

Florida’s Rick Scott Sponsors Bill to Return SNAP Benefits to Pre-pandemic Levels

The Republican is targeting food and housing benefits for the unemployed at a time when the country is still feeling the brunt of the Covid-19 economy.

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DeSantis Doles Out Millions, But Fails to Say Funds Come From Biden’s American Rescue Plan

As the Republican hands out big checks to mostly red rural Florida counties, he blames Biden's plan for inflation and pushes "Brandon Did That" stickers on his campaign website.

Puerto Rico - CARES - Pandemic
30 Municipalities in Puerto Rico Will Receive CARES Funds

Gov. Pierluisi announced the allocation for 30 towns that are still dealing with the economic impact caused by the pandemic.

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Puerto Rico Could Lose $227M in Rental Assistance Funds 

Since the aid has been available on the island, only 41,493 families have received it.

Economy - Florida - Electricity Bill
Behind on Your Electric Bill? There Is Still Help Available for Low-Income Households.

Biden's Administration is encouraging families to apply for this resource that counts with double the funds it usually have

Taxes - IRS - Stimulus Check
Are You Missing a Stimulus Check? Here’s How You Can Get It.

The IRS said eligible recipients who didn’t receive the last stimulus check can claim the money on their 2021 tax return.

Savings - Christmas - Economu
Consejitos to Save Money This Christmas

Savings influencer Edith Tapia shares tips on how to stretch your Christmas shopping budget.