(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., privately questioned whether parents would misuse Child Tax Credit payments to buy drugs, according to three sources familiar with his comments. Sources tell ABC News Manchin detailed his concerns privately to colleagues and others on Capitol Hill in recent... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday denied reports that his administration was planning to pay migrant family members separated by the Trump administration up to $450,000 per person. "That's not going to happen," Biden said in response to a question about the plans at... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration is considering making settlement payments to migrants who were separated from their children during the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance policy," according to two people familiar with the planning. Enacted in April of 2018, the policy that led to family separation drew widespread condemnation for removing children... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- There were times throughout the COVID-19 pandemic when Maeghan Murdock worried about how her family -- which includes a newborn -- would keep up with all their growing financial demands. Facing an inevitable $300 rent increase as bills piled up, their dreams... Read More.
(DENVER) -- Nearly 8,000 people in Colorado have applied for a state program that gives up to $1,600 in "incentive" payments to unemployed people who return to work full time. In the less than three weeks since the "Colorado Jumpstart" program was announced, the state's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Federal income tax filings and payments for individuals are due Monday. The Treasury Department and the IRS extended the deadline in March. "This continues to be a tough time for many people, and the IRS wants to continue to do everything possible to... Read More.
By Alexander Mallin, Mike Levine, John Santucci, Katherine Faulders and Will Steakin, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal investigation targeting Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz is specifically looking into whether he and an associate in his home state of Florida provided cash... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – People who exhaust their regular unemployment compensation (UC) and federal Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) may now qualify for 13 additional weeks of payments through the state’s Unemployment Compensation Extended Benefits program. The additional benefits are offered whenever the state's unemployment rate... Read More.