Trump walks back his previous suggestions that he would block a stimulus bill that included emergency funding to the US Postal Service

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump walked back an appar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2020

The House just passed a bill to provide $25 billion in emergency funding to USPS, but the White House has already threatened to veto it

Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images The US House of Representatives on Saturday passed legislation that includes $25 billion in aid to the postal service. The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2020

Trump has dealt seniors, who represent 23% of registered voters, 2 devastating blows in a matter of days

Getty President Donald Trump said he would block new funding for the US Postal Service because of mail-in voting which he cla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2020

Trump says he will block USPS aid if it doesn’t hike prices

President Trump said he would not be approving an emergency loan for the U.S. Postal Service if it did not immediately raise its prices for package delivery......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 24th, 2020

7 states are preparing to sue the Trump administration, hoping to block it from reducing postal service ahead of the election

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Seven US states are considering lawsuits against the Trump administration to block reductions to the USPS ahead of the November 3 presidential election, according to multiple media rep.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2020

: Dare Trump to sign a post office bill? Pelosi muses on an option

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised the prospect Friday of trying to pass a stand-alone bill to give the U.S. Postal Service additional cash to cope with the coronavirus and ensure smooth mail-in balloting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2020

Trump says the USPS is too poorly funded to handle mail-in voting — while opposing additional funding for it

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump told reporters Wednesday that the US Postal Service does not have the funds to cope with increased mail-in votes.  "They don't have the money to do the universal mail-in voting. So therefor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 13th, 2020

Executive Stimulus Bill Signed: What"s Included In The Order?

On Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to give COV.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 9th, 2020

People in low-wage red states got the biggest coronavirus relief checks

Residents of lower-income states that voted for President Donald Trump got bigger stimulus checks in general than those in wealthier coastal enclaves that tend to back Democrats, according to data from the Internal Revenue Service......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 12th, 2020

Online retailers push back at Trump with campaign to save postal service

In another sign of the whose stores are shuttered by the coronavirus outbreak, Gap Inc. for its store near Times Square, according to a lawsuit. The landlord of the Gap store at 1212 Avenue of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 8th, 2020

Trump threatens to block aid for U.S. Postal Service if it does not raise prices for Amazon

President Donald Trump on Frid.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 25th, 2020

Trump Today: ‘The Postal Service is a joke’: Trump threatens to block loan if agency doesn’t raise prices

President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to deny a loan for the U.S. Postal Service if it doesn’t raise prices for delivering packages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2020

Trump confirms that he is considering using an emergency loan to exert more control of the cash-strapped US Postal Service

Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images Trump confirmed Washington Post reporting that his administration is considering using a $10 billion emergency loa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2020

The Trump administration is reportedly considering an emergency loan to exert more control of the cash-strapped US Postal Service

Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images The Trump administration is considering using a $10 billion emergency loan as levera.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2020

Trump administration considers leveraging emergency coronavirus loan to force Postal Service changes

President Trump has railed for years against what he sees as mismanagement of the agency, which he argues has been exploited by sites such as Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 23rd, 2020

Why America"s $800 billion trucking industry was left out of the $2 trillion stimulus bill

Carlos Barria/Reuters America's largest trucking companies were not included in the $2 trillion stimulus bill signed into law by President Donald Trump last month. There's a simple explanation: The biggest players didn't want one, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2020

Trump reportedly said he would reject a bailout package if it included aid to keep the US Postal Service functioning

Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Trump reportedly said he wouldn't sign the CARES Act.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2020

LIVE UPDATES: Cuomo said New York coronavirus hospitalizations have hit an apex, Trump would reject a bailout package including aid for US Postal Service

U.S. Navy/Chief Mass Communication Specialist Barry Riley/Handout via Reuters We'll keep this page updated with the biggest coronavirus headlines of the day. Scroll down for more information on each story and check back for updates. Here.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2020

Trump is back to slamming Amazon and other online retailers for killing the US Postal Service

Reuters President Donald Trump is back at accusing online retailers — specifically Amazon — for ki.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 8th, 2020

Coronavirus Aid: For You, Your Business and Your Clients

On March 27, President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, a $2 trillion emergency spending bill, into law. After some back and forth in the House, the CARES Act was approved and moved to the Senate.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaApr 2nd, 2020

LIVE UPDATES: House passes $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, Trump expected to sign

REUTERS/Axel Schmidt We'll keep this page updated with the biggest coronavirus headlines of the day. Check back for updates.  Here's the latest: House passes $2 trillion .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 27th, 2020