Stories tagged: "economy"


Volunteer Monroy Martinez, left, hands out a free to-go lunch to a boy at the St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance due to the Arizona teachers strike and closure of schools Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Food Insecurity Among Arizona Children Skyrockets Amidst Pandemic

Nearly 30 million households nationwide say they don’t have enough food to feed their family.

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LIVE BLOG: The Latest Election News Coming Out of Florida

Florida voters spoke to The Americano to express what they want to hear from presidential candidates Donald Trump and Joe Biden during the second and final debate tonight.

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From Jobs to Health Care, Here’s Where Biden and Trump Stand on Six Key Issues

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden have very different views on how to tackle the problems facing the United States.

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Latino Democrats on the President’s Refusal To Approve COVID Relief: “Trump Doesn’t Care”

“President Trump is just giving up on the American people by ending negotiations,” Latino Democrats say.

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Biden: No New Taxes for Anyone Who Makes Under $400,000 a Year

"The money we raise will allow me to invest in working people and growing the middle class and advancing racial equity across the economy," Joe Biden said.

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Pope Francis: Capitalism Made the COVID-19 Pandemic Worse

"We need to elect leaders who prioritize the needs of our people and not just the stock market," Sister Simone Campbell said.

Immigrants provide an important economic engine in the United States, which bipartisan economy experts have repeatedly shown. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has made boosting immigration a cornerstone of his platform, in contrast to President Trump (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images).
Biden Plans to Increase Immigration Again. This Could Be the Economic Boost the US Needs.

The Trump administration has slashed immigration. Bipartisan experts—and Biden—say boosting immigration will stimulate the economy at a time when the United States needs it most.