Biden launches first major advertising campaign in battle against Trump

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden launched his first major advertising blitz in six battleground states on Thursday as he intensified his effort to defeat President Donald Trump in November’s election.

Biden has seen a recent surge in fundraising, giving him money to deploy, as Republican Trump has faced dropping poll numbers amid criticism of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and mass protests against police brutality and racism.

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U.S. Social Security recipients will automatically receive coronavirus payments: Treasury

“Social Security recipients who are not typically required to file a tax return need to take no action, and will receive their payment directly to their bank account,” Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement.

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Democrats eye Nevada, South Carolina after Sanders wins in New Hampshire

Democrats vying for the right to challenge U.S. President Donald
Trump turned their focus to Nevada and South Carolina after Bernie
Sanders solidified his front-runner status with a narrow victory in
New Hampshire, with Pete Buttigieg close behind him.

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