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Capital Good Fund calls for passage of Inflation Reduction Act

PROVIDENCE – A city-based community development financial institution is among the organizations calling for passage of the Inflation Reduction Act. In a joint statement signed...

A key U.S. inflation gauge reaches 6.8% as prices keep surging 

WASHINGTON (AP) – An inflation gauge that is closely tracked by the Federal Reserve jumped 6.8% in June from a year ago, the biggest...
THE RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION has increased the size of the funding pool for its Food and Housing Security grant program and the maximum grant allowed for its Basic Human Needs program each by 50% in order to help nonprofits cope with inflation. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION

R.I. Foundation increasing funding opportunities for nonprofits in response to inflation

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Foundation has increased the size of the funding pool for its Food and Housing Security grant program and the...

Is inflation affecting your vacation plans this year?

Prices for gas, food and rent pushed consumer inflation to a new four-decade high in June, according to the U.S. Labor Department. The Associated Press...

Efforts to unionize growing

Union membership had been on the decline during the pandemic but may suddenly be in the midst of a revival. A wave of self-organizing efforts...

Suffering unequal when food prices skyrocket

THE COST OF EGGS AND BREAD is soaring – a trend that’s particularly punishing for the poorest Americans. Average food prices climbed at an annualized rate...

Americans filing jobless claims at highest level in 8 months

WASHINGTON (AP) – The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits last week rose to the highest level in more than eight months in...

Retail sales up 1% in June as shoppers show resilience 

NEW YORK (AP) – Consumers picked up their spending from May to June, underscoring their resilience despite painfully higher prices at the gas pump...

Wholesale inflation in June surged 11.3% from a year ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Inflation at the wholesale level climbed 11.3% in June compared with a year earlier, the latest painful reminder that inflation is...

U.S. stocks slide as earnings reports for companies begin

Stocks shed early gains and ended broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday as investors brace for a big week of news on inflation and...

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