The federal entity said "a larger EITC would provide an even more powerful incentive to bring more workers into the Commonwealth’s formal labor market."
The current seven members of the board are Andrew Biggs, José Carrión, Carlos García, Arthur González, José González, Ana Matosantos and David Skeel.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's liberal Legislature wants to give poor people a lot more money in their state tax refunds each year, including an extra $1,000 for people who earn less than $30,000 a year and have at least one child under 6.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina and Uruguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid. Authorities were working frantically to restore power, but by mid-aft…
Bondholders will accept a reduction to the principal of the PRIDCO Bonds, a maturity extension, and a two-year moratorium on payments of principal
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says it’s ”case closed.” But Democrats are just getting started with Robert Mueller.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency is facing an unexpected challenge in meeting the needs of the many people affected by this spring’s widespread flooding and violent storms: a strong economy.
Natalie Jaresko, the executive director of the Financial Oversight and Management Board (FOMB) announced today that the Certified Fiscal Plan for the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) has been approved unanimously and includes an increase in tuition and a decrease in pension benefits.
The Berklee in Puerto Rico program offers participants access to the Berklee method of music education, which encompasses theory, improvisation, ensemble performance, instrumental instruction, composition and arrangement
The Treasury Department said in a statement that the U.S. will no longer allow the group educational and cultural trips known as “people to people” travel to the island
A federal judge ruled that a law prohibiting interstate wagering applies only to sports gambling, setting aside a Justice Department opinion that some states feared would make online lottery activities illegal and put the programs they fund at risk
The resolution process is designed to resolve the majority, if not all of the vendor claims out of court and without the need for vendors to hire counsel
Police Chief James Cervera said Friday that a shooter opened fire and shot "indiscriminately" at workers inside an operations building in the Virginia Beach Municipal Building Friday afternoon.
The Commerce Department said Friday that spending increased 0.3% in April following a 1.1% surge in March that had been the largest increase in nearly a decade
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Congresswoman Jenniffer González-Colón (R-PR) conducted an official visit to San Juan, Puerto Rico where they met with members of the United States Coast Guard Sector San Juan. They received an update of the ongoing counternarcotic efforts on the island as…
In Puerto Rico, Direct Relief is helping meet the ongoing need for medical resources and equipping health centers with solar power and battery backup systems, letting them maintain operations even when the power grid fails
This action is intended correct certain serious deficiencies identified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which jeopardize approximately $2.5 million in federal grants intended for the creation of programs that benefit Puerto Rico’s population with developmental disabilities
The Committee was authorized and appointed by the United States Trustee to represent the collective interests of over 167,000 public retirees from the Employees Retirement System, the Teachers’ Retirement System and the Judiciary Retirement System in Puerto Rico
Hollywood actor has championed the Nespresso sustainability program and has supported its work with farmers in many coffee regions, travelling most recently to Puerto Rico