Two identical payments would be based on income level and family size, according to the proposal from the Treasury Department.
Current and former Cabinet members have spent millions in taxpayer money on unusually costly items.
The U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned a number of Russian entities and individuals.
Experts say the sheer number of sanctioned entities is indeed large but it’s unclear whether the sanctions will have much impact.
The sanctions target 271 employees of a Syrian research facility that the US believes develops chemical weapons.
It turns out the Treasury Department doesn't appreciate my sense of humor.
Iowa Representative Steve King has introduced an amendment that would block the Treasury from spending money on redesigning the currency.
After a series of reports about dubious (often foreign) cash being stashed in luxury American properties, the feds are responding.
The number of kidnappings and extortions has reportedly gone down in recent years, but there are now signs of cartels laundering their profits through tequila brands.
Not even Mexico's famous tequila industry is immune to extortion and intimidation linked to the Cartel de Jalisco Nueva Generacion. On March 19, the group carried out another ambush on state forces, leaving 11 dead.