Friday, May 29, 2020

State/National

Retail sales beat expectations, highlight economic strength

WASHINGTON - Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Census Bureau published data on retail sales for August that demonstrate the continued strength of...

State needs $45B in infrastructure improvements

NASHVILLE – Tennessee needs at least $45 billion of public infrastructure improvements during the five-year period of July 2016 to June 2021 – a...

Agencies adopt final rule to exclude community banks from Volcker Rule

WASHINGTON - Five federal financial regulatory agencies announced on Tuesday that they adopted a final rule to exclude community banks from the Volcker...

IRS urges families, teens to make online safety a priority

Agency focuses on cybersecurity awareness during National Work and Family Month WASHINGTON –The Internal Revenue Service today urged families...

IRS Free File: Ideal for young and first-time filers

WASHINGTON –Filing taxes for the first time or working part-time? IRS Free File may be the perfect match for people looking to...

COVID-19: Social Security offices close to public

WASHINGTON - All local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17. This decision protects the population...