(WASHINGTON) -- When Rebecca Urie lost her job as a laboratory technician in West Virginia last March, the weekly extra federal unemployment benefits became a lifeline. “There's no way that we could have survived without the federal supplement,” she told ABC News. Urie said the benefits... Read More.
BY: ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In a contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, Senate Democrats grilled Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin over his decision to end several Federal Reserve emergency loan programs financed through the CARES Act. In his opening statement, Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, excoriated... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he will not extend a handful of the emergency lending programs the Federal Reserve implemented earlier this year to buoy the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.In a... Read More.