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Biden just signed an executive order to expand food stamps and send stimulus checks to people who haven’t already received one

Biden’s third wave of executive actions will provide aid to Americans struggling financially. Addressing the hunger crisis, increasing SNAP benefits, and ensuring quick delivery of stimulus payments are core components of Biden’s relief plan. Biden also plans on encouraging government agencies to raise the minimum hourly wage to $US15. Visit […]
Biden just signed an executive order to expand food stamps and send stimulus checks to people who haven’t already received one
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Track all of Biden’s executive orders and actions as president

President Joe Biden signed a series of executive orders on his first days in office. Many revoked Trump’s actions, laid out Biden’s policy goals, and focused on the pandemic. Track Biden’s executive actions in the interactive graphic below. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden exercised his […]
Track all of Biden’s executive orders and actions as president
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The White House is reportedly weighing executive actions to bolster unemployment benefits and bail out the airline industry

The White House is weighing additional executive actions to reinforce unemployment benefits and bail out the struggling airline industry, The Washington Post reported on Wednesday. Trump recently floated redirecting $US300 billion in unspent CARES Act funds meant for distressed businesses to fund further pandemic relief measures. Odds of another economic […]
The White House is reportedly weighing executive actions to bolster unemployment benefits and bail out the airline industry
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Why the telehealth boom may be here to stay

Welcome to Dispensed Daily , your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider’s healthcare editor Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer and the healthcare team. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hello, Today in healthcare news: Walmart’s big healthcare plans in Florida, why the telehealth boom is […]
Why the telehealth boom may be here to stay
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What Trump wants in the next stimulus package

President Trump’s executive actions after stimulus talks lapsed address a payroll-tax deferral, extending the eviction moratorium, enhancing unemployment benefits, and relieving student-loan debt. Each of these is an issue in congress’ ongoing negotiations for another stimulus, which have repeatedly broken down since late July. The four actions taken by Trump […]
What Trump wants in the next stimulus package
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We could see promising vaccine data before the election

Welcome to Dispensed Daily , your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider’s healthcare editor Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer and the healthcare team. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hello, Here’s the healthcare news you need to know: We could see critical vaccine data in […]
We could see promising vaccine data before the election
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Trump’s push to ban TikTok, explained in 30 seconds

The US Commerce Department announced Friday it would ban TikTok and WeChat from app stores on September 20. With the deadline just two days away, TikTok is rushing to put the finishing touches on a deal to assuage the US government’s concerns about national-security risks posed by the app’s ties […]
Trump’s push to ban TikTok, explained in 30 seconds
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The Trump administration was just hit with the first lawsuit challenging its executive order targeting social-media companies

A technology advocacy group filed the first lawsuit challenging President Trump’s recent executive order targeting social-media companies. The lawsuit on Tuesday, filed by the Centre for Democracy in Technology, argues that the order violates the First Amendment. Trump issued the executive order, which seeks to change a law protecting social-media […]
The Trump administration was just hit with the first lawsuit challenging its executive order targeting social-media companies
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Trump plans to sign an executive order ‘pertaining to social media’ on Thursday, shortly after he accused Twitter of squashing free speech

The White House press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, has said President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order “pertaining to social media,” several White House reporters aboard Air Force One tweeted on Wednesday. McEnany gave no details about what Trump’s order would do but said it would be signed Thursday, […]
Trump plans to sign an executive order ‘pertaining to social media’ on Thursday, shortly after he accused Twitter of squashing free speech