“EU’s Michel Phones Putin To Demand Navalny’s ‘Immediate Release’


EUROPE (January 22, 2021)---"In my call with President Putin today, I reiterated (that the) EU is united in its condemnation of Alexei Navalny's detention and calls for his immediate release," Michel, who chairs EU summits, wrote on Twitter. "Russia must urgently proceed with full and transparent investigation into the assassination attempt on him."…

“Readout of Senior Administration Economic Officials’ Meeting with Small Business Leaders and Advocates”


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 22, 2021)---today, Acting Small Business Administrator Tami Perriello, Director of the National Economic Council Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council Bharat Ramamurti, and other senior Biden-Harris Administration officials from the SBA and Department of Treasury held a virtual meeting with more than 100 representatives…

“Biden’s Treasury Department To Work To Endure Families Get Access To Economic Impact Payments


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 22, 2021)---in response to President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 Economic Relief Executive Order launching an all-of-government effort to provide economic relief, the U.S. Department of the Treasury will work to stand up an effort to help households who have not yet been able to access their stimulus payments…

Biden Delivers Remarks and Signed Two Executive Orders To Help Families and Small Businesses


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 22, 2021)---today President Joe Biden issued two executive orders  aimed at combating the nation’s ongoing hunger crisis and addressing the financial instability felt by millions of families and caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Biden's  orders follow a slew of other memos signed in his first few days in…

“Fact Sheet: President Biden’s New Executive Actions Deliver Economic Relief for American Families and Businesses Amid the COVID-19 Crises


WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 22, 2021)---the White House released a factsheet laying out President Biden's new executive actions deliver economic relief for American families and businesses amid the covid-19 crises. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the United States economy into an economic crisis. Across the country, more than 10 million Americans are unemployed, 14…

“Biden Administration Expands P-EBT to Benefit Millions of Low-Income and Food Insecure Children During Pandemic”


WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2021 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced several efforts today to expand nutrition assistance to hard-hit families across the country due to the coronavirus pandemic. In support of President Biden’s call to action on hunger and with authorities provided by Congress, USDA is increasing the Pandemic-EBT benefit…