As Congress considered a massive COVID-19 relief package earlier this year, hundreds of mayors from across the U.S. pleaded for “immediate action” on billions of dollars targeted to shore up their finances and revive their communities. Now that they’ve received it, local officials are taking their time before actually spending the windfall. As of this
Gambling laws in the U.S. have always been a changing landscape. There are currently a few states that still do not have any form of gambling. Though, 2021 was always going to be a big deal for those who reside in Arizona but want to enjoy the same sports betting legislation of its neighbor, Nevada.
Asking dogs to follow their noses won’t work anymore in states that have legalized marijuana. As Virginia prepares to legalize adult possession of up to an ounce of marijuana on July 1, drug-sniffing police dogs from around the state are being forced into early retirement, following a trend in other states where legalization has led
Economic prognosticators were abuzz last year with optimism about a so-called “V-shaped recovery.” With vaccines rolling out across the country and lockdowns lifting, the economy has indeed been recovering, but with one notable caveat: Despite reopening, many businesses are still struggling to find employees. The most likely culprit is the federal unemployment bonus that began during
America is a beer loving nation; we’re known for the likes of Budweiser, Coors, Pabst and Miller, which have found fans all over the world. But a new market is steadily growing – non-alcoholic beer (and wine). It’s predicted to grow by 7.5% over the next few years as the manufacturing processes and flavors get
With the Biden administration reversing work requirements for Medicaid coverage and the COVID-19 pandemic highlighting the importance of good healthcare, the personal finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2021’s States with the Most & Least Medicaid Coverage. In order to identify which states rely most and least on Medicaid, WalletHub compared the 50 states