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Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus relief package tells you this about Washington elites

Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus relief package tells you this about Washington elites

The package is supposed to help people struggling due to lost jobs and closed businesses, but it is more favorable to Democrat constituencies and left-leaning [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronav...→

Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus relief package tells you this about Washington elites

Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronavirus relief package tells you this about Washington elites

The package is supposed to help people struggling due to lost jobs and closed businesses, but it is more favorable to Democrat constituencies and left-leaning [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Pelosi's $3 trillion coronav...→

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

President Trump's speech  Saturday night in Tulsa, Okla., was a toxic stream of consciousness that ignored a great opportunity to speak words of healing and un [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this le...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

The Minneapolis City Council has passed a measure to dismantle the city's police department and replace it with what Council President Lisa Bender calls "a tra [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-America...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Uncle Sam has added $1.2 trillion to the budget deficit over the last two months, according to the latest numbers Monday that detail how the government has use [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 tril...→

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

David A. Staveley, of Andover, has apparently cut off his GPS monitoring device and disappeared, federal authorities say. Read full article: Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relie...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal running back Marcel Dancy thrives on the football field, but his passion for work in the community off the field is just as strong. Read full article: Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises CO...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

The Trump administration is preparing a $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost the nation’s economy following months of lockdowns and business closures du [...] Read full article: Trump administration prepares $1 trillio...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

In his Charlotte speech in 2016, Donald Trump said: "Enough waiting. The time is now. There is nothing we cannot accomplish. There is no task or project too gr [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans ...→

Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief package to help ease the rent crisis - amNewYork

Struggling renters across New York City could benefit from a $100 billion assistance program that remains stalled in the United States Senate, according Read full article: Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief p...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

The city of Boston is putting $5 million more into a rental relief fund as the massive economic hit of the coronavirus pandemic drags on. Read full article: Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus r...→

Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic Relief Package, KBW Says

Congress may expand the next phase in its efforts to stem the coronavirus pandemic's economic impact after unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd, a black [...] Read full article: Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic R...→

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

(CNN) — A World War II veteran from Minnesota is celebrating his 100th birthday with an act of kindness that will help feed thousands of... Read full article: For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran i...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

House Democrats on Thursday rolled out a more than $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, billing it as an economic stimulus to create jobs and fight the recession [...] Read full article: Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrast...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Articles by Cal Thomas

Read the latest stories and columns from staff writer Cal Thomas in The Washington Times. Read full article: Articles by Cal Thomas...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

A cash-strapped airport spa chain snagged $5.6 million in federal coronavirus aid weeks after warning investors that its independent auditor had raised “substa [...] Read full article: Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain sna...→

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

President Trump's speech  Saturday night in Tulsa, Okla., was a toxic stream of consciousness that ignored a great opportunity to speak words of healing and un [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this le...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal running back Marcel Dancy thrives on the football field, but his passion for work in the community off the field is just as strong. Read full article: Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises CO...→

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

House Democrats on Thursday rolled out a more than $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, billing it as an economic stimulus to create jobs and fight the recession [...] Read full article: Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrast...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief package to help ease the rent crisis - amNewYork

Struggling renters across New York City could benefit from a $100 billion assistance program that remains stalled in the United States Senate, according Read full article: Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief p...→

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

David A. Staveley, of Andover, has apparently cut off his GPS monitoring device and disappeared, federal authorities say. Read full article: Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relie...→

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

The city of Boston is putting $5 million more into a rental relief fund as the massive economic hit of the coronavirus pandemic drags on. Read full article: Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus r...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

A cash-strapped airport spa chain snagged $5.6 million in federal coronavirus aid weeks after warning investors that its independent auditor had raised “substa [...] Read full article: Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain sna...→

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

(CNN) — A World War II veteran from Minnesota is celebrating his 100th birthday with an act of kindness that will help feed thousands of... Read full article: For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran i...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

The Trump administration is preparing a $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost the nation’s economy following months of lockdowns and business closures du [...] Read full article: Trump administration prepares $1 trillio...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

The Minneapolis City Council has passed a measure to dismantle the city's police department and replace it with what Council President Lisa Bender calls "a tra [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-America...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Articles by Cal Thomas

Read the latest stories and columns from staff writer Cal Thomas in The Washington Times. Read full article: Articles by Cal Thomas...→

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

In his Charlotte speech in 2016, Donald Trump said: "Enough waiting. The time is now. There is nothing we cannot accomplish. There is no task or project too gr [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans ...→

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Uncle Sam has added $1.2 trillion to the budget deficit over the last two months, according to the latest numbers Monday that detail how the government has use [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 tril...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic Relief Package, KBW Says

Congress may expand the next phase in its efforts to stem the coronavirus pandemic's economic impact after unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd, a black [...] Read full article: Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic R...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this lesson from Ronald Reagan

President Trump's speech  Saturday night in Tulsa, Okla., was a toxic stream of consciousness that ignored a great opportunity to speak words of healing and un [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump needs to learn this le...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises COVID-19 relief fund for Oakland school

Cal running back Marcel Dancy thrives on the football field, but his passion for work in the community off the field is just as strong. Read full article: Cal football star Marcel Dancy raises CO...→

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrastructure package

House Democrats on Thursday rolled out a more than $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan, billing it as an economic stimulus to create jobs and fight the recession [...] Read full article: Democrats roll out $1.5 trillion infrast...→

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million federally funded coronavirus relief package

Gov. J.B. Pritzker joined members of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus on Wednesday to highlight more than $900 million in funding for rent and mortgage as [...] Read full article: Gov. J.B. Pritzker promotes $900 million...→

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to Tulsa for campaign rally as local coronavirus cases increase

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused President Trump Wednesday of embarking on an "ego trip" by scheduling a campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., which she [...] Read full article: Pelosi knocks Trump over 'ego trip' to T...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ‘So-called Justice Act is not action’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the new Senate GOP policing package Wednesday, saying it doesn’t offer any real change. Read full article: Pelosi slams Senate GOP police package: ...→

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

Trump administration prepares $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost economy

The Trump administration is preparing a $1 trillion infrastructure package to boost the nation’s economy following months of lockdowns and business closures du [...] Read full article: Trump administration prepares $1 trillio...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire Benefactors, Tap Coronavirus Relief

Charter schools, which are publicly funded but privately run, are securing coronavirus relief meant for businesses even as they also benefit from public school [...] Read full article: Charter Schools, Some With Billionaire B...→

Trump, Senate Republicans delay action on coronavirus relief spending

The White House and its Senate Republican allies have decided to delay action on another massive round of coronavirus spending until July, hopeful that an impr [...] Read full article: Trump, Senate Republicans delay action o...→

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G to coronavirus relief fund for black journalists

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban announced late last week he’s donating $100,000 to the National Association of Black Journalists’ COVID-19 Relief Fund. Read full article: Mavericks owner Mark Cuban donates $100G...→

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at least $2 trillion’ in next coronavirus relief package

Peter Navarro said the White House would also like to see a “critical” payroll tax cut and a focus on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. in any furth [...] Read full article: White House adviser: Trump wants ‘at lea...→

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-Americans were murdered in US in 2018 – without police, more could die

The Minneapolis City Council has passed a measure to dismantle the city's police department and replace it with what Council President Lisa Bender calls "a tra [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Nearly 3,000 African-America...→

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Disproportionate' Share of Minority Coronavirus Deaths

Nancy Pelosi blamed Trump for the "disproportionate" number of minorities dying from the coronavirus during a press conference on Thursday. Read full article: Nancy Pelosi: Trump to Blame for 'Dispro...→

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

National debt tops $26T, record deficit reported as coronavirus relief spending goes into overdrive

The national debt rose above $26 trillion for the first time this week, as the U.S. government spends at a historic pace while pumping trillions into coronavir [...] Read full article: National debt tops $26T, record deficit ...→

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocumented Immigrants, Others Left Out of Federal Coronavirus Relief

Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Wednesday a new fund that will give $1,000 per household to Chicago residents – including undocumented immigrants, college stude [...] Read full article: Chicago Announces Fund to Pay Undocument...→

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus Shutdown

Businesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars. Read full article: Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection ...→

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle frustrated over coronavirus relief fraud

Lawmakers were frustrated in their attempts Tuesday to learn specifically how a potential fourth phase of coronavirus relief could be protected from fraud and [...] Read full article: Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle f...→

Articles by Cal Thomas

Read the latest stories and columns from staff writer Cal Thomas in The Washington Times. Read full article: Articles by Cal Thomas...→

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans – these are the actions he must take now

In his Charlotte speech in 2016, Donald Trump said: "Enough waiting. The time is now. There is nothing we cannot accomplish. There is no task or project too gr [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Trump and African-Americans ...→

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will Depend on Jobs Report

The odds of another coronavirus relief package are "really close to 100%," but what it involves will depend on if another strong jobs report comes out next mon [...] Read full article: Hassett: Future Coronavirus Relief Will ...→

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 trillion for 2020

Uncle Sam has added $1.2 trillion to the budget deficit over the last two months, according to the latest numbers Monday that detail how the government has use [...] Read full article: Coronavirus-fueled deficit nears $2 tril...→

Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief package to help ease the rent crisis - amNewYork

Struggling renters across New York City could benefit from a $100 billion assistance program that remains stalled in the United States Senate, according Read full article: Schumer pushes for $100 billion relief p...→

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relief Fund Fraud Has Disappeared

David A. Staveley, of Andover, has apparently cut off his GPS monitoring device and disappeared, federal authorities say. Read full article: Andover Man Accused Of Coronavirus Relie...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus rental relief fund

The city of Boston is putting $5 million more into a rental relief fund as the massive economic hit of the coronavirus pandemic drags on. Read full article: Walsh adding $5M to Boston coronavirus r...→

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearly $8 Trillion

The coronavirus is likely to reduce GDP by $7.9 trillion, or 3%, through fiscal 2030, according to the Congressional Budget Office. Read full article: CBO: Coronavirus Will Cost Economy Nearl...→

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Nearly $8 Trillion, Congressional Budget Office Says

The coronavirus likely will sap about $7.9 trillion of economic activity over the next decade-plus even with all of the rescue funding being poured in to offse [...] Read full article: The Coronavirus Will Cost the Economy Ne...→

Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic Relief Package, KBW Says

Congress may expand the next phase in its efforts to stem the coronavirus pandemic's economic impact after unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd, a black [...] Read full article: Social Unrest May Spur Bigger Pandemic R...→

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain snags $5.6M in coronavirus relief

A cash-strapped airport spa chain snagged $5.6 million in federal coronavirus aid weeks after warning investors that its independent auditor had raised “substa [...] Read full article: Not your ordinary spa day: Spa chain sna...→

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Second stimulus check update: Here's what the Senate, House are saying about the next coronavirus relief package for Americans

Partisan bickering and Senate disputes over the HEROES Act have placed doubt on when -- or if -- Americans will receive a second coronavirus relief stimulus ch [...] Read full article: Second stimulus check update: Here's wha...→

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran is walking 100 miles to raise money for coronavirus relief

(CNN) — A World War II veteran from Minnesota is celebrating his 100th birthday with an act of kindness that will help feed thousands of... Read full article: For his 100th birthday, a WWII veteran i...→