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New Prime Minister Liz Truss leaves Balmoral following an audience with Queen Elizabeth II
UK Markets Shrug at Prime Minister's Exit After Six Weeks
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Marijuana Stocks Rise on News of Pardons
U.S. Federal Reserve Headquarters
Rate Hikes May Add $1T to National Debt Interest
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U.K. Tories Drop Plan to Cut Top Income Tax Rate
Rebecca Hale and her mother, Edda Howard, place shutters on her home as they prepare for the possible arrival of Hurricane Ian on September 27, 2022 in St Petersburg, Florida. Ian is expected in the Tampa Bay area Wednesday night into early Thursday morning.
IRS Announces Tax Relief for Hurricane Ian Victims in Florida
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Government Warns of Rise in IRS-Themed Texting Scams
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Eagle Services to Pay $100,000 to Resolve EEOC Race Discrimination Charge
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Hurricane Fiona Victims in Puerto Rico to Receive IRS Tax Relief
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FTC Returns $415,000 to Tate's Auto Victims
European Central Bank
European Central Bank (ECB) Raises Rates by 0.75%
Tax Relief Consultation
IRS Announces Penalty Relief for Certain 2019 and 2020 Returns
President Biden signing Inflation Reduction Act on Aug. 16, 2022
Biden Signs Inflation Reduction Act Into Law
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Kentucky Storm and Flooding Victims Eligible for Tax Relief Through November 15
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Senate Sends Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 to the House
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New EEOC Webpage Spotlights Tribal Programs
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High Gas Prices Cause IRS to Raise Standard Mileage Rates for Balance of 2022
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2022 Social Security Outlook Improves Due to Economic Recovery
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Biden Administration Cancels $5.8 Billion in Corinthian Student Loan Debt
U.S. Supreme Court.
Supreme Court Blocks Texas Social Media Law
Fed Chair Jerome Powell speaks at the National Association for Business Economics.
Jerome Powell Sworn In for New Term as Fed Chair
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EEOC Releases Report On Federal Workers With Disabilities
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Feds Propose Updates to Community Reinvestment Act Regs
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U.S. Government Warns Against Disability Discrimination
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Biden's New Plan To Expand Broadband Access
Fed Chair Jerome Powell Testifying Before the Senate Banking Committee
Senate Confirms Powell For Second Term as Fed Chair
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Biden Administration Launches Reentry Program for Formerly Incarcerated People
Cybersecurity
SEC Expands Crypto and Cyber Enforcement Staff
Flags of Puerto Rico and the U.S. flying inside Castillo San Felipe del Morro
Supreme Court Upholds Law Excluding Puerto Ricans from SSI Benefits
Federal Reserve Monetary Policy Divergence May Be Arriving
Biden Picks Michael Barr as Fed Vice Chair for Supervision
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Charges TransUnion With Violating Order
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Government Agencies to Widen Gender Choices
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House Passes the Securing a Strong Retirement Act of 2022
Jurisdiction in Lawsuits
Federal Court Bans Deceptive Health Claims
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Gas Tax Holidays at the State Level
sanctions
New Rounds of Sanctions Imposed on Russia
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Senate Banking Committee Advances Four Nominations for Fed Board
Gas pump nozzles
Gas Prices to Get a Tax Holiday (Maybe)
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Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2022: What's in It, What's Not
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Countries Developing a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)
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FinCEN Warns of Potential Evasion of Russian Sanctions
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State of the Union Address Zeros in on Russia and Inflation
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Federal Reserve Tightens Rules on Trading by Officials
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 05: Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA) leaves the U.S. Capitol following a vote on October 05, 2021 in Washington, DC. Senate Majority Leader Schumer said he will bring a vote on a debt limit increase later this week setting up a contentious debate that could lead to the U.S. defaulting on its debt if an increase is not agreed to.
Despite GOP Boycott, Senate Banking Democrats Vote for Powell
Securities and Exchange Commission headquarters.
SEC May Investigate Index Providers
One Woman Paying Another Working as a Retail Salesperson as a Third Woman Looks on in a Retail Shoe Store.
For Many Retailers, Rent Relief Is Key to Surviving COVID-19
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SEC Proposes Enhancements to Private Equity Reporting
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Biden Launches Bridge Repair and Replacement Initiative
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Fed Rate Hike May Be Sooner Than Expected
NYSE holiday season
NYSE President and Chairman Step Down
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell adjusts his eyeglasses.
Biden Reappoints Powell as Fed Chair
he Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, designed by architect Paul Philippe Cret in 1935.
Randal K. Quarles Resigns From Federal Reserve Board
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Biden Releases 'Roadmap to Climate-Resilient Economy'
Janet Yellen
What Lies Ahead for Yellen as Treasury Secretary
Stock Charts and Prices on Sidewalk
U.S. Markets Race Higher Despite Election Uncertainty
Utah County Election office employee processes a mail-in ballot cast in the 2018 mid-term election.
Post-Election Winners and Losers in the Stock Market
Voting Booths
What 2020 Election Scenarios Mean for Investors
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Unemployment Rate Falls to 3.9%, Job Gain of 199,000 in December
Shalanda Young
Biden Nominates Shalanda Young to Lead White House Budget Office
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Trump Announces Social Media Platform Funded by SPAC
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TikTokers Track Lawmakers' Personal Stock Trades