To prevent a nationwide railroad strike, Congress acted swiftly. A compromise settlement was imposed on freight railroads and a dozen labor unions, and the U.S. House of Representatives approved more paid sick leave for rail workers.
Workers in the gig industry need to take notice of the new forms they will receive at the end of the year. The American Rescue Act, enacted in 2021 by a Democratic-majority Congress, significantly alters the taxation of Americans who are paid through third-party organizations. Cash App, Venmo, and PayPal are among the companies mentioned.
The new law prohibiting shipments from China’s Xinjiang region over slavery concerns has resulted in more than 1000 shipments worth hundreds of millions of dollars accumulating at U.S. ports since June, government officials said.
Several seizures, which had not been previously published, demonstrate how a policy designed to increase pressure on Beijing over its Uyghur incarceration camps in Xinjiang may impede the Biden administration’s efforts to decarbonize the U.S. electricity industry to combat climate change.
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This year, on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., ripped into President Biden’s foreign policy. McCarthy told Fox News that the president’s actions at home and abroad had made the country less safe. Under the Biden administration our country is headed in the wrong direction. The leader of the U.S. should be uniting our nation, but instead, he has caused our country to be more divided.