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NJ families behind on water bills can't get help because utilities won't take federal aid

Burlington County Times 27 Jan 2023
Low- and middle-income families in New Jersey that need help with water and sewer bills are eligible for up to $5,000 to prevent their water service from being disconnected or to avoid a tax lien sale, under the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program, launched last March with federal stimulus funds.

Kelly Beauregard: HB1 tax cuts bad for Kentucky's health

The Daily Independent - Ashland 27 Jan 2023
The result is an unsustainable situation — a tax cut that ends up raising taxes elsewhere and harms our ability to fund the vital programs that keep Kentuckians healthy and thriving. Right now state budgets across the country are full as a result of emergency pandemic programs and stimulus packages like the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) ... .

HCA Healthcare Reports Fourth Quarter 2022 Results and Provides 2023 Guidance

Maryville Daily Forum 27 Jan 2023
These factors include, but are not limited to, (1) developments related to COVID-19, including, without limitation, the length and severity of its impact and the spread of virus strains with new epidemiological characteristics; the volume of canceled or rescheduled procedures and ...

How the BOJ Gets a New Governor and Why It Matters

The Washington Post 26 Jan 2023
Kuroda has spearheaded the most ambitious monetary stimulus program of modern times, with measures ...

USD/JPY Fundamental Daily Forecast – BOJ Policymakers Remain Divided on Wage, Inflation Outlook

FX Empire 26 Jan 2023
At 02.45 GMT, the USD/JPY is trading 129.407, down 0.185 or -0.14% ... Many Board Members Saw Need to Keep Ultra-Loose Policy ... Advertisement ... At the Jan ... The board’s debate, however, focused on the need to keep long-term interest rates low, the summary showed, suggesting the BOJ was in no rush to phase out its massive stimulus program. Short-Term Outlook.

Which political party to blame for high national debt? | Opinion

Deseret News 26 Jan 2023
... of Social Security and Medicare, programs that continue to grow unchecked ... And massive multitrillion-dollar stimulus programs — to counter the COVID-19 pandemic, under Trump and Biden, and to counter the after-effects of the 2008 recession, under Obama — sent it spiraling upward.

USD/JPY Fundamental Daily Forecast – Rangebound Despite Pressure on BOJ to Tighten Policy

FX Empire 25 Jan 2023
Last week, the USD/JPY fell to as low at 127.227, its weakest since May 2022, ahead of a Bank of Japan (BOJ) Policy Review at which investors bet the central bank might signal the end of its stimulus program ... While a decade of aggressive monetary stimulus under Bank of Japan ...

Tax season is here. What to know before you file

Dispatch Argus 25 Jan 2023
The IRS Free File program operates with seven providers who each have their own various eligibility rules and products ... The feared decline in American spending at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic never fully materialized as stimulus and pandemic aid programs kept consumers buying and sending sales taxes into state and local government coffers.

Op-Ed | Preliminary budget address

Bronx Times 24 Jan 2023
We have funded and will continue to support programs that benefit everyday New Yorkers — including public safety, affordable housing and clean streets ... This includes more resources for students with disabilities, literacy and dyslexia screenings, summer enrichment, healthy food, career pathways and the gifted and talented programs.

What to know about tax returns starting Monday

Columbia Missourian 24 Jan 2023
The IRS began accepting tax returns for the 2022 tax year Monday ... Deadlines and extensions ... There are many reasons refunds may be smaller, Neuman said, but the primary reason is most likely the end of pandemic-related stimulus. In the 2021 tax year, some Americans were still receiving aid in various forms, but by 2022 those programs had phased out ... .


Eagle-Tribune 24 Jan 2023
Of the $100 million of PPP loans originated from the government stimulus programs, only one very small PPP loan remains on the balance sheet, reflecting the Company's successful efforts working with our customers through the Small Business Administration (SBA) to complete the forgiveness process.

Saginaw council oversight leads to do-over vote on ARPA proposal Monday

Michigan Live 23 Jan 2023
SAGINAW, MI — After seemingly committing a parliamentary snafu earlier this month, the Saginaw City Council will take a second shot at green-lighting a program via the community’s $52 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) stimulus money ... 13, meeting OK’d $20,000 in stimulus allocations for the Saginaw Public Libraries.

Tax the rich? Liberals renew push for state wealth taxes

Dothan Eagle 22 Jan 2023
The feared decline in American spending at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic never fully materialized as stimulus and pandemic aid programs kept consumers buying and sending sales taxes into state and local government coffers. But while the stimulus-fueled spending spree ...

Saginaw furnace replacement program warms up via Consumers Energy team-up

Michigan Live 21 Jan 2023
City Hall officials plan to spend about $1 million of the Saginaw stimulus on the furnace phase of the program, $1.5 million on the roof phase scheduled for this spring, and $1.3 million on the window phase planned from this spring to summer ... The council in September approved the $3.8 million housing rehabilitation program via its stimulus fund.

Liberal euthanasia laws make Canada the world leader in organs harvested from assisted-suicide victims

Life Site 21 Jan 2023
The study was published in the American Journal of Transplantation in September 2022 ... Organs worth ‘millions’ ... Ireland said that the only thing that can keep Canadians safe beside the total repeal of Bill C7 and Bill C14 is legislation “protecting Palliative Care for the sick, treatment programs for the broken, economic stimulus for the poor.” ... .

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