Direct payments of up to $1,400 for most Americans. Aid to schools and businesses. Here are highlights of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill that's nearing final passage.
When government forces businesses to close (even if it is for a pandemic), it’s a “taking” in the legal sense. And we can think about $3 trillion in federal bailout spending as “just compensation” to businesses and employees for that taking. Basically, we have decided to borrow from future generations in an attempt to stop a virus and save the economy.
After more than a week’s worth of meetings, at least some clarity is emerging in the bipartisan Washington talks on a huge COVID-19 response bill.
Several states are seeing COVID-19 spikes and records, and some are turning to mask mandates. Here's what you should know about face masks and more of the latest virus developments.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some highlights of a $2.2 trillion package to help businesses, workers and a health care system staggered by the coronavirus pandemic. The bipartisan compromise was approved by the Senate Wednesday night, and House leaders predict final congressional approval Friday.
The pricing data used in this analysis is from the National Center for Educational Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (NCES-IPEDS). The average net price is for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates paying the in-state tuition rate who were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution. For each institution, the average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state or local government, or institutional grant and scholarship aid from the total published price of attendance. Apart from net price, the other pricing statistics shown reflect what is published by the universities.
ATLANTIC CITY — The recently formed Citizens Advisory Board will hold its quarterly public meeting Wednesday evening.
A provisional 2020 budget endorsed by the Pennington County Commission would raise a hypothetical county property owner's taxes by $4.80 per $…
FEMA and HUD have payed out over $5 billion to relocate people in flood-prone areas. See where and search for local incidents.
CHICAGO - It turns out there's much more to Valerie Jarrett's story than being an Obama insider. Here are a few insights from her new book, "Finding My Voice." The Robert Taylor Homes were named for Jarrett's grandfather - and she played a role in the decision to demolish them. Jarrett is the granddaughter of Robert Rochon Taylor, the first African-American chair of the Chicago Housing ...
The Pennington County Board of Commissioners approved Tuesday another step in the county's jail renovation and expansion project.
BISMARCK, N.D. | A program that provides funds for conservation projects in North Dakota is doling out nearly $3.4 million in grants for nine …
Republicans won the two open spots on the Pennington County Commission in Tuesday's general election.
Pennington County plans to host at least two public hearings on a construction and mining permit application to expand a rock quarry south of …
PIERRE – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed July 26 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Day in South Dakota.