“The vice president believes it’s not the time to just build it back the way things were before ... it’s time to imagine and build a new American economy for the next generation.”
Move to New York comes shortly after approving millions in cash awards for several executives.
GOP-led Committee to hold 11 a.m. hearing on system failures, say DEMS to blame.
Now 460,000 jobless in the state, they will see the extra cash beginning with this week’s claims.
Roughly 22 million filed for unemployment benefits in the past month — easily the worst U.S. job losses. But only 12 million people are getting the checks.
The latest report from the Labor Department released Thursday shows the figure for last week is much higher than the previous record of 3.3 million reported for the previous week.
A record number of people may become unemployed if lawmakers don't do something, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Tuesday.