September 17, 2019 was a significant day in American economic history. On that day, the New York Federal Reserve began emergency cash infusions into the repurchasing (repo) market. This is the market banks use to make short-term loans to each other. The New York Fed acted after interest rates in the repo market rose to almost 10 percent, well above the Fed’s target rate.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15) announced $10,383,884 in first allocation funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) and Emergency Shelter (ESG) for the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
AUSTIN — President Trump on March 25 issued a major disaster declaration for the state of Texas as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There’s a new scam making its rounds on the Internet offering to put a person’s name on the list to receive the coronavirus immunization shot as soon as it has been approved by the FDA. In order for this government official (who says he’s using a pseudonym because his manipulation of the list is illegal) to add the person’s name, all that individual has
EDINBURG – Concerned that residents of Hidalgo County are not taking seriously the emergency shelterat-home order now in place, Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez is asking local law enforcement to step up efforts to enforce the order to keep people home. “We know there is a tsu