Some Connecticut prison inmates are eligible for stimulus money. The trick is making sure they know how to apply.
While bill will be rejected by the GOP-led Senate, Pelosi called a ‘proffer’ to the White House in negotiations.
Himes said he understands fellow Democrats feel there’s urgency to have a stimulus deal, but he supports Pelosi’s hardline stance.
An extension of federal unemployment benefits, another round of stimulus checks and hazard pay are on the table.
The Trump administration has warned long-term care facilities they can be prosecuted if they seize the payments.
An extension of federal unemployment benefits until 2021? ‘I don’t think we need that,’ the governor said.
Many HEROES Act provisions are likely to be dropped or scaled back to win Senate and White House support.
House progressives want to hold up the vote for the HEROES Act, in part because the paycheck provision isn’t included.
Connecticut Democrats support the $3 trillion bill, but Republicans say the ‘wish list’ is DOA.
Tweaks to Connecticut’s unemployment computer system will allow the payment of $600 stimulus checks.
Himes has abandoned traditional duties to plead for hospital supplies and reach out in Spanish to his district’s hardest-hit residents.
The Treasury Department reversed itself on requiring low-income seniors to file tax returns to receive $1,200 stimulus checks.