Tagged: American Rescue Plan

Rescue Cash for Every City, County and Town

Rescue Cash for Every City, County and Town

Technology & Telecom

The 14 larger Arkansas cities receiving nearly $209 million in federal pandemic recovery funds aren’t looking a gift horse in the mouth — even one that comes with 150 pages of riding instructions. read more >

Arkansas Races to Bridge Broadband Divide

Arkansas Races to Bridge Broadband Divide

Technology & TelecomCover Story

Money to upgrade broadband infrastructure is being spread across Arkansas at a furious pace after the COVID-19 pandemic underscored the depths of the digital divide and delivered federal dollars to address it. read more >

A Virtuous Cycle (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

A Virtuous Cycle (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionBanking & FinanceHealth CareTechnology & TelecomEditor's Note

Recent days have underscored that there are really two American economies. As the Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 33,000 for the first time, Congress is experimenting with direct cash infusions to reduce child poverty. read more >

'Hold the Phone' (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

'Hold the Phone' (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionBanking & FinanceHealth CareEditor's Note

Republicans make a big distinction between spending and cutting taxes, but it’s a distinction without a difference when the money has to be borrowed either way. read more >