A new economic era has arrived, and it features greater worker power, higher housing costs and very different ways of doing business. Policymakers are also contending with inflation and how Americans will react to high rates.
The Democratic senator from West Virginia is the focal point of the White House and lawmakers from both parties seeking to steer the fate of legislation to address U.S. democracy, taxes, police brutality and climate change.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), right; UC Davis Health assistant nurse manager Claudio Alvarado, center; and state Sen. Richard Pan (D) hold a mock check June 4. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./Sacramento Bee/AP)
It’s a gamble at the intersection of behavioral economics and public health: the idea that an opportunity to roll the dice could drive healthy behavior — potentially more effectively than more equitable incentives could.
Two firms led by Virginia business executive Michele Roosevelt Edwards promoted outlandish claims that an Italian defense contractor conspired with CIA officials to switch votes from Trump to Biden using satellite technology.