Category Archives: Pay Bills

Pentagon has offered to pay National Guard Capitol security charges

In the same statement, Womack said without additional funds, the Guard’s readiness would decline by 15-20% over the next two months, with training and arsenal upgrades among the programs. concerned. “We owe our guards across the country a debt of gratitude for their selfless actions, especially over the past year,” Womack said during the July […]

Real-time payments are now as popular as cash in Southeast Asia as pandemic accelerates the digitization of payments, new global study from ACI reveals

MIAMI & SINGAPORE – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Real-time payments are now as popular as cash as a payment method for Southeast Asian consumers, according to a new study from ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW) and YouGov. Three in five consumers (61%) in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore prefer real-time payments as the preferred payment method in […]

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now

Waiting for a fourth follow-up check? Here are 3 ways to get a new payment now Dozens of lawmakers in the House and Senate believe Americans should receive a fourth pandemic relief payment, but it remains to be seen whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other congressional leaders will succeed. The idea has divided Washington: […]

Koffee Kup and Vermont Bread workers must continue to wait for back pay

Harka B. Subba, left, and Bhim Rai are seen outside the Koffee Kup Bakery factory in Burlington on April 27, 2022. The two night workers lost their jobs when the bakery abruptly closed. Photo by Glenn Russell / VTDigger Some 250 laid-off workers at Koffee Kup Bakery and its subsidiary Vermont Bread Company will have […]

Maine lawmakers approve landmark recycling reform bill

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Lawmakers in Maine have passed a bill to regulate packaging materials by charging private companies the cost of waste disposal and improving state recycling programs . The bill passed both the House and the Senate with bipartisan votes in June, but was put on hold until the state budget passed, the […]

$ 167 million in new funding is available for Minnesotans who need help paying their utility bills

According to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, approximately 340,000 Minnesota households served by regulated utilities have overdue utility bills and owe a total of approximately $ 140 million. During the pandemic, the state’s peacetime emergency prevented utility companies from disconnecting service for customers with overdue bills, but that policy was lifted in May. Under the […]

Why we keep a business grants scorecard – Mackinac Center

State government business grants are impractical and lawmakers should stop offering them. They are ineffective in growing the economy, unfair to businesses that do not get them, and costly to the state budget. This is one of the reasons we maintain a dashboard on how lawmakers vote on business subsidy programs. However, there is a […]