Internal Revenue Service

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In response to the financial strain of the pandemic, the IRS has granted what $1 billion relief measure for the 2020 and 2021 tax years?

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Which of the following has halted nearly half a billion dollars in trade, prompting Union-Pacific and BNSF to urge for the reopening of key Texas border crossings?

The surge of migrants at the Texas border has led to the closure of key railroad crossings in El Paso and Eagle Pass. The agricultural sector is particularly at risk, with up to two-thirds of all U.S. agricultural exports to Mexico moving via rail.

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What was the primary reason behind Minnesota's decision to redesign its state flag?

Minnesota decided to redesign its state flag due to criticism that the original design was offensive to Native Americans. The previous flag depicted a pioneer and a Native American on horseback. The new design features a light blue panel representing the state's lakes and an eight-pointed northern star.

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Which of the following is driving the bipartisan opposition to the proposed acquisition of US Steel by Nippon Steel?

Both Republican and Democratic senators have expressed concerns about the deal, arguing that it poses a threat to the industrial base of the United States. They argue that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) should block the acquisition.

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What is the primary objective of the Federal Trade Commission's proposed changes to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)?

The FTC's proposed changes to COPPA aim to place the burden of online safety on digital services and apps, rather than parents. This includes turning off targeted advertising for children under 13 and limiting the use of personal data to keep children on platforms.