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Top progressives come out swinging against possible gas tax in bipartisan infrastructure plan since it would hurt lower-income Americans


Infrastructure talks enter last-ditch stage as both Republicans and Democrats eye gas-tax increase


It's perfectly legal for billionaires to pay so little in taxes. Democrats say they could finally change that after the bombshell ProPublica report.



There's no help coming anytime soon for the millions about to lose federal unemployment benefits in 2 dozen GOP states


Bidenomics has been hit with a weak jobs report, gas shortages, and inflation fears. The White House says it isn't getting knocked off course.


Republican governors are canceling unemployment but Biden's Labor Department may step in and provide some of it instead



America's safety net only aids 3 out of 10 unemployed workers without a permanent fix, study finds


A millennial CEO still paying off his own student debt has dedicated his career to solving the student-loan crisis


Biden's new plan pledges unemployment reform, but doesn't put money behind it


Top Democrats are calling on President Biden to permanently reform unemployment and beef up benefits


Democrats torch the 2-page GOP infrastructure blueprint as 'a slap in the face' and 'a joke'


GOP senators oppose corporate tax hike as a 'red line' and float taxes on drivers to pay for infrastructure



Senate Democrats want to replace most of your lost paycheck with permanently boosted unemployment benefits


The IRS chief says $1 trillion in taxes could be going uncollected every year - or more


How Democrats could ditch the GOP and increase the minimum wage on their own


Minimum-wage talks restart as progressive and moderate Democrats reportedly huddle with Chuck Schumer



A single GOP senator blocked a bill that would stop private debt collectors from seizing stimulus checks


$1,400 stimulus checks can fall prey to private debt collectors. Democrats want to prevent that.


Senate Democrats cut stimulus unemployment benefits to $300 a week in last-minute deal


Some Senate Democrats eye last-minute changes to unemployment benefits and direct payments in the $1.9 trillion stimulus plan