Saturday, July 20, 2024

Tag: economy

Biden stumbles, Trump lies at first presidential debate (includes video story)

President Biden and former President Donald Trump faced off last night at the first presidential debate of the 2024 election cycle. The event was...

In one corner, Biden. In the other, Trump. Let’s start the...

Less than five months from election day, the presidential race is entering a new phase. President Biden and former President Trump will go head-to-head...

Immigration shapes up as prime election issue, Brookings speakers say (includes...

Immigrants positively impact the U.S. economy and labor market. That is one of the key points presented at a Brookings Institution event held in Washington,...

New grads encounter issues with landing a job (includes video story)

Many new graduates are excitedly anticipating what the workforce has in store, but today’s job market may provide a rude awakening.  Although jobs are at...

Newsbreak June 3, 2024

An exhibit in Washington, D.C., remembers and advocates a Black community. Long lines form in front of Cuba's government-run banks as the country runs...

Home sales slow nationally due to high interest rates and fewer...

Interest rates on houses across United States have increased this spring, leading to fewer home buyers. Lawrence Yun, a chief economist for the National Association...

Challengers take on two Hialeah council members in a changing city

Gentrification, inflation and deteriorating quality of life are the top campaign issues as two Hialeah city council members face opponents in the upcoming primaries.   In...

Florida bill cracks down on undocumented immigration (includes video story)

Florida is currently at the center of a debate about immigration driven by state Senate Bill 1718, which went into effect on July 1....

Florida’s anti-immigration law impacts economy and communities (includes video story)

Florida's SB1718 anti-immigration law has raised concerns over its effects on immigrant families, businesses and the state's job market. Héctor Benítez, a South Floridian...

Small food businesses face challenges after pandemic (includes podcast)

Small Business Talk is a podcast where economics experts are invited to talk about thechallenges of small businesses, share their insights are provide recommendations...