“I walked away from a salary job with amazing benefits, so ultimately I could be present with my kids,” she said. A single mother of four ranging from middle school-age to college-age, Peña knows she’ll eventually have to look for another full-time job – or join the gig economy – to regain a steady income.
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Sixteen-year-old Ben Doyle often feels “pervasive guilt.” It creeps up when he leaves the water running a little too long while brushing his teeth, or when he drinks from a single-use plastic bottle. In those moments, he says, “I really feel like I’m only hurting myself and acting against my interests and the interests of everybody around me.”
(Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images) During the last two-thirds of 2020, progressive policymakers, misguided by mistaken claims of spiking hardship, pushed for unprecedented government assistance to families. Coming after extraordinary federal policy interventions in March and April, this additional assistance proved unnecessary to prevent hardship from rising above its all-time low pre-pandemic levels. With the
Deputies pulled Joshua Langley over for failing to signal a turn. They stopped John McGill’s F-150 pick-up because his license plate was “faulty.” Lisa Woodruff was detained for an expired registration. Larry Turner was pulled over after running a stop sign. While they were stopped by Henderson County sheriff’s deputies last year for different traffic
Saudi Arabia: “We need the black (gold) in order to go green!” The world’s leading oil exporter relies on selling petroleum for half of GDP, and almost three-quarters of export earnings. In other words, you will pry the energy industry away from Riyadh’s cold dead hands. What the Saudis have proposed, by way of a
Democrats are currently considering including a tax break for the wealthy in the reconciliation bill — but Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) has rejected the proposal, calling the idea “beyond unacceptable.” Democrats are debating adding a repeal of the SALT tax deduction cap for five years in their Build Back Better Act. Under the current cap,
The Kasson-Mantorville KoMets defeated the Faribault Falcons in four sets Wednesday in the Section 1AAA Semifinals. The KoMets won the first set 25-16, the Falcons picked up the second set 25-23, before Kasson-Mantorville won the third 25-16 and fourth 25-15 to extend what could be a very special season. K-M is now 27-3 and 70-17
Image source: The Motley Fool. MeridianLink, Inc. (NYSE:MLNK)Q3 2021 Earnings CallNov 03, 2021, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to MeridianLink’s third quarter 2021 earnings call. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. After the speakers’ presentations, there will be a question-and-answer session.
Pierce College press release. The Aspen Institute has named Pierce College one of the 150 institutions eligible to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges. Pierce College has been ranked in the Top 10 community colleges in the