Michigan’s Whitmer paid $27,521 for Florida trip using mix of donor fund, own cash, aide says

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer used funds from an inauguration-related nonprofit to pay for a $27,521 trip to Florida to visit her ailing father in March, her chief of staff clarified…

Biden refuses to say if he knew Colonial Pipeline paid hackers $4M-$5M to get pipeline back online per reports

President Biden delivers remarks on the Colonial Pipeline incident. Colonial Pipeline Co. likely paid more than $4 million to hackers in order to get its pipeline back up and running. …

Biden’s new spending plan could give workers up to $4,000 a month in paid leave

President pushes plan for the wealthy to pay their fair share in taxes in Wednesday night’s remarks to joint session of Congress President Biden released a sprawling $1.8 trillion spending…

Italian hospital employee accused of skipping work for 15 years, getting paid full salary

A hospital worker in Italy is under investigation for allegedly skipping out on work for 15 years while continuing to receive a salary, according to a report. The unnamed worker,…

Biden calls on employers to provide paid time off for COVID-19 vaccines, offers tax credits

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., weighs in on the economy reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic and President Biden’s infrastructure plan. President Biden on Wednesday urged U.S. employers to provide their…

Americans are being paid ‘more money’ to stay unemployed: Moore

Economist Stephen Moore discusses why businesses are struggling to fill jobs. Economist Stephen Moore joined Stuart Varney on “Varney & Co.” to discuss the unemployment situation in America and how…

Kudlow: Are Americans being paid to stay home?

‘Kudlow’ host dismantles Biden administration’s centralized government spending plan Larry Kudlow questioned Friday if people are being paid to stay home, noting that in New York City, unemployment pays more…

Warnock pushes gun control but paid over $100K to private security firm

Sen. Raphael Warnock has been calling for gun control in recent weeks, despite his campaign spending over $100,000 on “security services” from a private security firm as recently as February. The Georgia…

Federal workers offered paid leave to take care of migrant children at border: Report

The Department of Health and Human Services offered federal employees four months of paid leave if they volunteered to help care for a surge of unaccompanied migrant children at immigration…

Gillibrand mocked for calling child care, paid leave ‘infrastructure’

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., is getting flak after she tweeted examples of infrastructure that seemed to stretch the meaning of the word. Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines infrastructure as “the system of public…