Despite having billions of dollars as endowment, many Ivy League institutions are taking a part of the money allocated as per the CARES Act. Trump mentioned that he would ask Harvard University to return the 9 million dollars allocated as the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act by...
William Barr, the Attorney General, has acknowledged that while stay-at-home orders are important to stem the outburst of the coronavirus pandemic, the restrictions should be eased out after some time. If there are forced restrictions with a few states going too far with it, then the Justice Department might...
The coronavirus epidemic has a terrible effect on the people of color. US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams has mentioned how people of color were not well-equipped to deal with the coronavirus and chances are that social ills and poverty have made their immune system weaker. Van Jones, the...
The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting many communities. In California, a few communities are asking for an easing out of the stay-at-home restrictions. According to these communities, California has made a lot of progress in the fight against this virus and hence, they are justified to open up these areas....
Colorado's two-term governor John Hickenlooper has morphed his Presidential bid into becoming a Senate campaign. He has a different way of approaching things. He wants small-scale businesses to rise. During the coronavirus pandemic, he has turned out to be a business-friendly Democrat who wants to press more loans to...
The USA is starting to lift a few restrictions despite the pandemic still being very much alive. In an effort to recover the economy, the USA might be risking a second wave of the pandemic. However, Georgia is opening up in the wrong way. While businesses are supposed to...
A week before Monday, the oil prices plunged drastically from $55 to minus $37 per barrel. This is the first time in history that the prices have fallen so low.  Strategizing in this whirlpool are investors who, last week, invested $1.6 billion of net deposits into ETF- United States Oil...
Monday President Trump announced drastic measures to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus.  He tweeted, “In the light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of our GREAT American Citizens, I will be signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend...
A vote session has been planned this week to allow proxy voting for members of the House. Announced on Monday, the step has been taken on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.  House Majority Leader, Steny Hoyer's office reported, “The House is expected to vote on a rules change related to...
Self-preservation techniques have led Trump to start a squabble with his governors over the re-opening of the economy or re-opening of states.  Trump states that the onus is on the individual states to loosen their restrictions, end stay-home orders, and reopen for business. But there has also been simultaneous pressure...