Fiscal and Economic News from
Around the Nation

November 2021

Source: The Washington Post
Nov 23, 2021
Biden Taps Powell for Second Term as Fed Chair in Sign of Continuity at Central Bank
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 23, 2021
More Women Than Men Are Going to College. That May Change the Economy
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Source: The Hill
Nov 22, 2021
Americans’ Economic Worries Rise to Pandemic High: Gallup
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Source: CNN
Nov 22, 2021
Biden to Nominate Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve Chairman
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 20, 2021
As Biden Agenda Advances in Congress, White House Weighs New Offensive on Inflation
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 19, 2021
How the House Spending Bill Addresses Climate Change
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 15, 2021
How America’s Pandemic Economic Response Fought the Last War
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 14, 2021
Inflation Emerges as Defining Economic Challenge of Biden Presidency, with No Obvious Solution at Hand
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Source: Politico
Nov 14, 2021
Senate Likely to Take up Social Spending Bill in December as Dem Slog Continues
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 14, 2021
Fastest Inflation in 31 Years Puts More Heat on Washington
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Source: AP News
Nov 10, 2021
US Jobless Claims Drop to Pandemic Low of 267,000
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Source: The New York Times
Nov 9, 2021
The Biggest Kink in America’s Supply Chain: Not Enough Truckers
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 8, 2021
The Infrastructure Package Puts $66 Billion into Rail. It Could Power the Biggest Expansion in Amtrak’s 50-Year History.
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 8, 2021
Why Millions of Job Seekers Aren’t Getting Hired in This Hot Job Market
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 7, 2021
Biden’s Infrastructure Bill Will Bring Jobs. He Wants the Safety Net Bill to Reduce Inequities.
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 6, 2021
With Infrastructure Victory in Hand, Democrats Brace for Next Battle over $2 Trillion Spending Bill
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Source: CNBC
Nov 4, 2021
Weekly Jobless Claims Better than Expected in Another Sign of Healing for Employment
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Source: CNN
Nov 3, 2021
Pelosi Adds 4 Weeks of Paid Family and Medical Leave Back into Social Spending Bill
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Source: The Washington Post
Nov 3, 2021
After Loss in Virginia, Democrats Look To Speed up Their Stalled $3 Trillion Spending Agenda
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October 2021

Source: The New York Times
Oct 26, 2021
Rising Prices, Once Seen as Temporary, Threaten Biden’s Agenda
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Source: Roll Call
Oct 25, 2021
Debt Ceiling Hangs over Democrats’ Legislative Home Stretch
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 25, 2021
Biden and Democrats Push for Budget Deal This Week as Rifts Remain
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 24, 2021
Biden Meets With Manchin and Schumer as Democrats Race to Finish Social Policy Bill
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Source: The Washington Post
Oct 23, 2021
Residents in Decaying Public Housing See Futures on the Line as Democrats Trim Spending Bill
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Source: The New York Times
Oct 22, 2021
U.S. Budget Deficit Hit $2.8 Trillion in Fiscal 2021
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