Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses and organizations have been forced to close their doors. As a result, Everett’s local economy has suffered the consequences. To combat the economic woes of the pandemic and push the city back in the right direction, the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden signed a wide-ranging executive order Friday afternoon aimed at minimizing the stranglehold of monopolies on certain industries and increasing competition among companies, which the White House believes will benefit consumers by driving down prices. "For decades, corporate consolidation has been... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is set to sign a wide-ranging executive order Friday afternoon aimed at minimizing the stranglehold of monopolies on certain industries and increasing competition among companies, which the White House believes will benefit consumers by driving down prices. "For decades, corporate... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The chief executive of BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, urged companies to publicly disclose their plans for how they will operate in a world with net-zero emissions by 2050.CEO Larry Fink highlighted... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The United States economy lost a net 140,000 jobs in December, and all of them were women's jobs, U.S. employment figures show.While women lost 156,000 jobs last month, men gained 16,000, according to... Read More.
BY: DENNA ZARU, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted Black Americans, who have been dying at higher rates from the virus as well as grappling with high unemployment and worsening economic conditions. But amid mounting financial struggles, economic experts have noted... Read More.
By CLAIRE PEDERSEN, STEPHANIE FASANO, ALLIE YANG and TAYLOR DUNN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Katie Morales tried desperately to keep working while also caring for her 7-year-old daughter amid the COVID-19 pandemic.“Friends and family [were] driving really long distances to... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Preliminary exit poll results are offering a look at demographic information about voters and their views on key issues in the 2020 election.ABC News is providing key insights on national and state... Read More.
By QUINN SCANLAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With just 18 days until Election Day, the Democratic National Committee is hitting President Donald Trump over his signature issue, the economy, with the first in a series of memos meant to make the... Read More.
By SHANNON K. CRAWFORD, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- When President Donald Trump rang in 2020, the economy was one of his biggest selling points for reelection. He had inherited a strong economy from the Obama administration, and it continued to grow... Read More.
BY: GARY LANGER, ABC NEWS(NEW YORK) -- In a race defined by economic views and pandemic fears, and riven by wide gender and education gaps, Joe Biden retains a 10-point lead nationally against Donald Trump in a new ABC News/Washington... Read More.
By GARY LANGER(NEW YORK) -- Donald Trump's economic argument pushes back against Joe Biden's pitch that he can better handle the coronavirus pandemic in Florida and Arizona alike, producing closely divided presidential contests in both states in new ABC News/Washington... Read More.