Stories tagged: "economy"

President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet Meeting in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, May 19, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
It Didn’t Have To Be This Bad

Former congressman Joe Walsh voted for Trump in 2016, but he won't be voting for him again. He explains why.

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Lindsey Graham Wants to Take Away Coronavirus Unemployment Benefits From Millions

Graham threatened that unemployment benefits for those impacted by the coronavirus crisis would only be extended "over our dead bodies."

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‘CEOs Don’t Care About Our Lives’: These Essential Workers Are Walking Off Their Jobs Today

It's International Workers' Day, and these employees are fighting for their rights.

Three big Wisconsin companies receive small business loans.
How Small Wisconsin Businesses Can Apply for PPP Round 2

Paycheck Protection Program knocked for millions going to large corporations in the first round.

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Women Are Losing Their Jobs More Than Men Due To Coronavirus. Here’s Why.

Women may account for more than 55% of unemployment claims filed between mid-March and April 4, according to an analysis by the Economic Policy Institute.

Wisconsin health officials urge patience as Evers extends COVID-19 stay-at-home order
Health Experts: Patience Is the Only Path

Rural hospitals could be overwhelmed in a second wave of COVID-19

In this March 12 photo, Gov. Tony Evers declares a public health emergency due to the coronavirus with Department of Health Services Secretary Andrea Palm (left),  Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, and Brig. Gen. Joane Mathews. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Gov. Evers Bans Evictions and Foreclosures During Emergency

Order does not end obligation to pay rent or mortgage if you're able