New York State, City Offering Unemployment Help As Federal Benefits Set To ExpireDe Blasio spoke about the $600 weekly unemployment benefit that is set to expire Friday, and criticized the Senate majority for blocking a stimulus bill that he believes is desperately needed.
Cuomo, De Blasio Blast Republican $1 Trillion Stimulus Proposal, Warn Of Dire Budget ConsequencesThe mayor said first responders are left wondering if they're going to still have a job in a few months. 
White House, Senate Republicans Inch Closer To Coronavirus Relief ProposalTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced Thursday that the White House and Senate Republicans have reached a "fundamental agreement" on their opening offer, CBS News reports.
IRS Launches 'Get My Payment' Tool To Help Americans Track Stimulus MoneyThe IRS has launched a website that gives you the ability to track the status of your economic stimulus payment from the federal government during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Stimulus Check Tracking Site Goes Live As Millions Await Emergency AidThe first batch of stimulus checks — or "economic impact payments," as they are officially known — started hitting consumers' bank accounts on Saturday, the Internal Revenue Service has told CBS News.
Opinion: Paul Ryan And His Little White LiesWhile Paul Ryan is entitled to his own opinions, he is not entitled to his own facts. He lied to America about Medicare. He lied to America about the debt commission. He really lied to America about the stimulus and America's debt rating.
Opinion: Mitt Romney's Bailout Double StandardRomney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to "hit bottom" and letting Detroit go bankrupt.
Audit: 95 Percent NJ Weatherization Money UnspentThe weatherization program is designed to residents save on energy costs through the installation of insulation, sealing ducts and stopping heat loss through leaky windows and doors.
NJ Transit Buying 141 Vehicles For Local ProgramsThe agency will pay nearly $6.8 million to a Bergen County-based firm for the vans, minivans and minibuses. The cost will mostly be covered by federal stimulus money and various federal grants.