Second Stimulus Check, ‘Similar’ to First, Will Be in Next Coronavirus Relief Package, Mnuchin Says

Second Stimulus Check, ‘Similar’ to First, Will Be in Next Coronavirus Relief Package, Mnuchin Says

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Wednesday said Democrats and Republicans have agreed that a second round of stimulus checks will be included in the next coronavirus relief bill.While Mnuchin didn’t reveal specific details surrounding the checks, the Trump administration official told Fox Business host Lou Dobbs that direct payments will be “similar” to the first…

House Democrats’ stimulus bill includes stimulus checks for illegal immigrants, protections from deportations

House Democrats’ stimulus bill includes stimulus checks for illegal immigrants, protections from deportations

A stimulus package proposed by Democrats in the House of Representatives includes a number of items that will benefit illegal immigrants — including an expansion of stimulus checks and protections from deportations for illegal immigrants in certain “essential” jobs.The $2.2 trillion bill includes language that allows some illegal immigrants — who are “engaged in essential critical…

Second stimulus check: Republicans unveil coronavirus relief bill; Is second stimulus included?

Second stimulus check: Republicans unveil coronavirus relief bill; Is second stimulus included?

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, accompanied by White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, left, take a question from a reporter following a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. as negotiations continue on a coronavirus relief package on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)APThe Senate is expected…

IRS To Mail 50,000 Stimulus Checks Next Month

IRS To Mail 50,000 Stimulus Checks Next Month

The IRS just announced that it will send out 50,000 stimulus checks next month. The “catch-up” Economic Impact Payment relates to a mistake the IRS made in processing the original stimulus payments. Here’s what happened. ASSOCIATED PRESS Stimulus Checks Withheld by Mistake The IRS will offset tax refunds for various reasons, including certain outstanding debts. For example,…

Coronavirus stimulus: President Trump’s action on unemployment benefits is falling short, experts say

Coronavirus stimulus: President Trump’s action on unemployment benefits is falling short, experts say

President Donald Trump’s memorandum extending the extra unemployment benefits is falling short of what an act of Congress could have provided.The memorandum that Trump signed after Congress failed to reach a new stimulus deal has numerous weaknesses, according to Andrew Stettner, an unemployment insurance expert and senior fellow at the Century Foundation, a think tank.It…