• See pictures of the White House candlelight ceremony honoring the 500,000 Americans who died in the pandemic

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement President Joe Biden mourned the deaths of the over 500,000 Americans who died from COVID-19 on Monday.
    "We often hear people described as ordinary Americans. There's no such thing," he said during a memorial on Monday. "There's nothing ordinary about them. The people we lost were extraordinary."
    With over 28 million cases, the US recorded a grim milestone of half a million deaths from the virus, a year since the first known coronavirus death was recorded in the US.
    Biden spoke directly to those who have lost friends or family to the virus, touching on his own...
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  • Biden boosts pandemic lending to smallest businesses

    Biden boosts pandemic lending to smallest businesses

    12 days ago - By Finance Commerce

    President Joe Biden announced changes Monday to target more federal pandemic assistance to the nation's smallest businesses and ventures owned by women and people of color.
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