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New $1,400 stimulus checks might be sent to this group of Americans

October 13th, 2021

A senior citizen’s group is calling on Congress to approve new $1,400 stimulus checks for a group of people who’ve been left out of the stimulus check series that continues on Friday, as well as from various state stimulus payment efforts. The advocacy group is the Senior Citizens League, and it’s asking Congress to earmark …

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‘Let’s go, Brandon!’ – the backstory of this Joe Biden meme that’s all over the Internet

October 11th, 2021

Spend enough time scrolling through Twitter, and you’ll eventually come across it. A simple, three-word exhortation — “Let’s go, Brandon!” — that’s spread like wildfire across social media, this phrase has quickly become a combination anti-Joe Biden meme as well as a conservative rallying cry of sorts. You’ll generally find the phrase shared in posts …

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A new stimulus check is coming this week, and here’s who gets one

October 11th, 2021

Later this week, millions of Americans are getting another stimulus check — most of which will be distributed in the form of an electronic bank direct deposit. What’s coming is actually a new child tax credit payment, #4 in a six-check series. And it’s scheduled to go out on Friday, October 15. This check, like …

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How many stimulus checks have been sent so far – and did you miss any?

October 7th, 2021

When the idea was first publicly floated during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic last year, people likely didn’t know what to make of it immediately. Trump administration officials were talking about the possibility of issuing stimulus checks, direct cash payments to Americans, as a result of the pandemic that has devastated the economy. …