#federal-government

Premier Ford wants to pursue child-care deal with re-elected Liberal government | CBC News
Ford would not say when asked today why Ontario was unable to reach a deal before the election, but stressed he wants to make sure it is the right deal for the province.
Councilmember Alicka Ampry-Samuel tapped by Biden to head HUD regional office * Brooklyn Paper
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Texas Groups Join Regional Effort to Prepare Voters for Redistricting Process - Southern Coalition for Social Justice
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 22, 2021 Media Contact: Sailor Jones, Communications Director, SCSJ, sailor@scsj.org, 919-260-5906
Cori Bush Introduces Bill to Circumvent Supreme Court Ban on Eviction Moratorium
On Monday, Rep. Cori Bush (D-Missouri) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) introduced a bill that would reimplement the eviction moratorium over the course of the pandemic and give the federal government the authority to implement similar policies in the future.
Feds Sanctions SUEX Cryptocurrency Exchange for Laundering Ransomware Payouts
The action is the first of its kind in the U.S., as the government increases efforts to get a handle on cybercrime.
Profit-sharing, signing bonuses and health benefits. Food-service bosses try it all to lure workers back | CBC Radio
David Owen says it normally takes 36 employees to run his four Toronto fish shops, with enough staff to cover off vacations and sick days.
HBCUs get less than they say is needed in Build Back Better Act
President Biden's ambitious higher education agenda has had its disappointments as Congress turns it into legislation, with a strict budget forcing lower-than-anticipated funding levels for some of its provisions.
Potential collapse of Chinese property developer Evergrande could hit Australian iron ore exports
Australian iron ore producers risk being used as a pawn in Beijing's geopolitical power play against Canberra, a leading thinktank has warned, amid concerns Chinese demand for the valuable commodity could dry up if the giant Evergrande property group collapses.
House OKs debt and funding plan; faces potential challenge in Senate
The federal government faces a shutdown if funding stops on Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year, midnight next Thursday.
House Passes Spending Bill and Debt Limit Increase Over G.O.P. Opposition
The measure now heads to the Senate, setting up a clash with Republicans, who have warned they will block any debt ceiling increase.