“People will come back to work if they’ re paid a decent wage,” Mr. Biden said in an address on the economy at the White House.“ My expectation is that, as our economy comes back, these companies will provide fair wages and safe work environments. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce blamed the $300- per-week federal jobless benefit for encouraging Americans to stay at home.
Senate Republicans said they are willing to spend more on President Biden’ s infrastructure plan than they initially suggested, ahead of a bipartisan White House meeting on the proposal this week. McConnell’ s $800 billion figure is significantly larger than the number Senate Republicans initially floated. The White House is proposing to spend $612 billion…Read more