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indoormask aug03 Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has temporarily reinstated a statewide mask mandate indoors for all people aged five and older. The Governor said he is making mask wearing mandatory as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to rise across Louisiana, threatening the ability of the state's hospitals to deliver care during this fourth wave.

bipartisaninfrastructuredeal 0729 The Senate voted in favor of advancing the bipartisan infrastructure package deal, seen as a political victory for President Joe Biden's Build Back Better Agenda. The nearly $1 trillion Infrastructure Bill was passed Wednesday by a 67-32 vote, winning the support of 17 Republican Senators, setting the stage for a debate in the upper chamber. "We are proud to announce we have reached a bipartisa

biden 072021 President Joe Biden said despite predictions of doom and gloom, the U.S. economy is back from the brink, and recovering from a historic pandemic with record growth, record job creation and workers getting hard-earned breaks. Addressing the nation on the eve of him completing six months in office, Biden explained about the economic recovery and the remarkable progress that the United States made

childtaxcredit july16 On Thursday, four months after the American Rescue Plan was signed into law, American families having children under the age of 18 were credited with their first monthly Child Tax Credit payments. The Department of Treasury estimates that $15 billion were distributed to tens of millions of working families with 60 million children as part of the expanded child tax credit. 86 percent of famil

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