National News – 11-22-2021

White House reports that 90% of federal workers have received dose of COVID-19 vaccine A senior administration official from the White House has said that approximately 90% of federal employees are vaccinated The White House also reports that the federal workforce has reached 95% compliance with the vaccination mandate  The federal guidance states that Federal… Continue reading National News – 11-22-2021

National News – 11-17-2021

About 10% of children 5 to 11 years old in US have first COVID-19 shots, says White House By the end of November 17, about 2.6 million kids from 5 to 11 years old will have received their vaccine shot, according to information from the White House On October 29, the vaccine was approved for… Continue reading National News – 11-17-2021

Business News – 11-09-2021

Investment firm will now need consent to hire white men As part of their diversity hiring initiative, leaders at one of the largest investment firms in the world, State Street Global Advisors, need permission to hire white men The investment firm aims to triple the amount of black, asian, and other minority staff in senior… Continue reading Business News – 11-09-2021

Business News – 11-01-2021

White House reports that the Covid vaccine program for children starts November 8 According to the White House coronavirus response coordinator, Jeff Zients, the kid’s vaccination program will be “fully up and running” beginning on the week of Nov. 8 The kid’s vaccination program is intended for those ages 5 to 11 years old Project… Continue reading Business News – 11-01-2021

Business News – 08-18-2021

BMW’s EV battery aims to challenge range of traditional gas engines BMW’s new project centered around the development of a long distance electric vehicle battery has been awarded $36 million in joint funding from the EV industry along with the U.K. government By 2030, the U.K. plans to stop selling new gasoline and diesel engine… Continue reading Business News – 08-18-2021

Legislative News – 08-02-2021

To prevent evictions, the White House pressures states and local governments State and Local governments face pressure by the White House to quickly adopt new policies that protect renters as the eviction moratorium expires In a statement made on August 2, the White House accused states and cities of being too slow at allowing renter’s… Continue reading Legislative News – 08-02-2021

Business News – 07-01-2021

 Although Porsche is increasing EV plans, they still plan to have investments in gas vehicles With the success of their new all-electric vehicles, Porsche has seen record sales  The CEO of the company Kjell Gruner has reported that the company is looking into investing into all-electric cars, internal combustion engines, and plug-in hybrids Compared to… Continue reading Business News – 07-01-2021