Retail and Consumer Indicators Summary | April 2021

Retail and Consumer Indicators Summary | April 2021

As the COVID recovery continues, US retail sales showed good increases in March compared to last year, and consumer sentiment shows strength due in large part to progress in vaccinations, COVID relief checks, and extended unemployment benefits. Fourth-quarter sales...
Second COVID-19 Legislative Package

Second COVID-19 Legislative Package

Congress has passed, and the president has signed, a second legislative package related to COVID-19, and a third legislative package is currently being assembled. The second package addresses COVID-19 testing, family and medical leave, unemployment insurance funding,...