Teachers, First Responders Get Vaccine Appointments, As Johnson & Johnson Study Promising

Tate Reeves looking in the distance with Paul Byers in the foreground

Cathryn Warren is a special-education teacher in Lamar County who specializes in behavior modification. She has been back in the classroom since August of last year—this morning, Warren was able to schedule her first dose of vaccine after Gov. Tate Reeves announced yesterday that school teachers and first responders are now eligible for the COVID-19 […]

Relief or Stimulus: Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Coronavirus Package

President Joe Biden speaking at his desk

The Biden administration and Congress are fast-tracking a US$1.9 trillion coronavirus package that includes aid for states, cities, individuals, the unemployed, schools and much else. It could become law within weeks. But is it stimulus or relief?