Pelosi has set Tuesday night as the deadline for reaching an agreement if a package is to be passed before the November 3rd election.
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Nancy Pelosi Reports Progress In Stimulus NegotiationsPelosi has set Tuesday night as the deadline for reaching an agreement if a package is to be passed before the November 3rd election.
Plunge In Tourism Dollars Spells Big Trouble For NYC And New York StateNew statistics from the New York State Comptroller's office shows New York City sales tax makes up for nearly half of the statewide revenue. Without strong numbers, the state comptroller says the fiscal health of local governments is at risk. CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Appeals Court: President Trump Must Turn Over Tax Records To Manhattan District AttorneyPresident Donald Trump must turn over his tax records to a New York state prosecutor, an appeals court ruled Wednesday. The legal setback for the president comes amid confusion over his stance on continuing stimulus negotiations. Debra Alfarone reports.
Stimulus Check Update: IRS Extending Deadline For Some To Apply For $1,200 Government Stimulus CheckThe $1,200 checks were issued in the spring, but the IRS used tax return data to process the checks, and many Americans don’t file a return.
Employers Slowed Hiring In July As Coronavirus Spread In U.S.Hiring slowed in July as coronavirus spread throughout many parts of the country, government figures indicate. Michael George reports.
Government Distributing Federal Stimulus Money With Prepaid Debit CardsHas an unsolicited debit card arrived in your mail? Don't be so quick to discard it as a scam because the government is distributing federal stimulus money this way. CBS2's Andrea Grymes has more on that along with the latest unemployment numbers.
Coronavirus Progress: NYSE Set To Open Trading Floor Tuesday For First Time Since March 23Two months ago, for the first time in its history while the markets remained open, the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange closed. Tuesday marks a new chapter -- it's reopening. CBS2's Kristine Johnson spoke with Stacey Cunningham, the president of the Stock Exchange.
Why Are Hundreds Of Thousands Of New Jersey Residents Still Waiting For Unemployment Checks?Hundreds of thousands of people in New Jersey are still waiting for financial relief, so why is it taking so long? CBS2's Dave Carlin is demanding answers.
Hundreds Of Thousands Of NJ Residents Still Waiting For Unemployment ChecksAs states look at slowly reopening the economy, some residents are still waiting for financial relief. Hundreds of thousands of people haven't received unemployment checks in New Jersey; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Coronavirus Shutdown: Unemployment Rate Hits Highest Level Since Great DepressionOn Friday, the nation's unemployment rate hit its highest level since the Great Depression. It nearly tripled in April to almost 15%; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
U.S. Citizens Missing Out On Stimulus Checks Based On Spouse's Immigration StatusThey followed the rules and filed their taxes on time, but many U.S. citizens are not getting those desperately needed stimulus checks because of their spouse's immigration status; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Weeks Into Coronavrius Pandemic, New Yorkers & New Jerseyans Are Still Struggling To File For UnemploymentWith another 4 million Americans filing for unemployment, there are still obstacles for many people trying to get benefits; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Coronavirus Update: Small Businesses Hope To Receive Financial Aid From Second Wave Of FundingThe House of Representatives is expected to pass a bill that includes an additional $310 billion for small businesses. Many companies left out of the first round of federal help hope they won't get overlooked a second time; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
NYS Attorney General Blocks Debt Collectors From Seizing Stimulus ChecksNew York is taking steps to protect your stimulus checks.
Coronavirus Update: Small Business Owners In A Bind As Loan Program Runs Out Of MoneyThe small business loan program has run out of money. Negotiations are ongoing in Washington, and business owners everywhere are in a bind; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Coronavirus Update: Much-Needed Stimulus Checks Start To Arrive, But Many Have Already Spent The MoneyFederal help can't arrive fast enough for the millions who are unemployed. For some, their just-received stimulus checks were spent before they arrived; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Coronavirus Update: Stimulus Payments To Be Made Starting Next WeekAmericans will soon get some financial relief.
Coronavirus Update: LI Leaders Trying To Plan For Eventual Economic RecoveryOn Long Island, government leaders are grappling with the medical crisis, but at the same time, trying to plan for an eventual economic recovery; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
NYS Overwhelmed By Unemployment ClaimsNew York State's Department of Labor is overwhelmed with an unprecedented number of unemployment claims due to the coronavirus shutdown. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis has the details.
Coronavirus Update: When Will Stimulus Checks Arrive?The federal government is preparing to send stimulus checks to millions of Americans, but how long could it take?
Financial Relief For Restaurant WorkersA special partnership is providing some economic relief for restaurant workers in the area.
Coronavirus Update: President Trump Signs $2 Trillion Emergency BillPresident Donald Trump has signed the $2 trillion emergency bill in an effort to boost the economy Friday.
Coronavirus Update: House Expected To Vote On Economic Stimulus PackageThe House is expected to vote on the record $2.2 trillion economic stimulus package Friday.
Coronvirus Update: Senate Approves $2 Trillion Stimulus PackageThe relief package for Americans hit hard by the coronavirus now goes to the House of Representatives after approval by the Senate late into the night.