The Small Business Administration has issued a final rule outlining procedures for appealing final SBA Paycheck Protection Program loan review decisions to its Office of Hearings and Appeals
The federal government’s Safer Federal Workforce Task Force issued guidance today that requires COVID-19 vaccination of all employees of federal contractors.
If the economy continues to improve broadly, “a moderation in the pace of asset purchases may soon be warranted,” the Federal Open Market Committee said today.
According to proprietary Deutsche Bank attendance tracker data for Disney’s parks, attendance continues to lag pre-pandemic levels and declined in recent weeks as the spread of Delta rises.
President Biden announced a wide-ranging set of policies to address COVID-19, including a requirement that private-sector businesses with 100 or more employees to “ensure their workforce is fully vaccinated” or require unvaccinated workers to be tested weekly for COVID-19.
The Supreme Court yesterday invalidated the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s new eviction moratorium, ruling that those challenging the moratorium are “virtually certain to succeed on the merits of their argument that the CDC has exceeded its authority.”
In a highly anticipated speech at the Federal Reserve’s Jackson Hole economic symposium today, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell signaled that his agency could begin tapering its asset purchases before the end of the year, citing recent progress toward maximum employment and controlling inflation.
As banks and other employers decide whether to mandate vaccination of their employees, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, for individuals 16 years of age and older.
Slowing vaccination rates and the spread of the Delta variant pose “downside risks” to the economic outlook, according to members of the Federal Open Market Committee.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of debit transactions declined 2.5% in 2020, the first dip in the 16-year history of the Pulse debit issuer survey released today.