How to stock up your pantry as inflation is on the rise
With inflation on the rise, stocking the pantry may seem like a challenge. Yet, there are ways to stock the pantry to ensure you save time and money in a pinch. These are some of the ways Beth Eggleston, a Meijer Nutrition Education Specialist, advises people to stock their pantry.
The reliability and role of US election polling
Pre-election polls for the 2020 U.S. presidential race commonly forecasted Joe Biden winning by a larger margin than he did over President Donald Trump. Hear the AP discuss the reliability of surveys and the role they should play in elections. (Oct. 17)news.yahoo.com
Prices stayed flat in July, but annual inflation remains high at 8.5%
Inflation started to ease last month. U.S. consumer prices increased 8.5% in a year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday, down from June’s 9.1% peak. There was also no change in prices from July to July after climbing 1.3% in June.mlive.com
Kansas voters uphold right to an abortion: CBS News Flash August 3, 2022
CBS News projects that Kansas voters will uphold the right to an abortion, rejecting a measure that would have tightened curbs or banned abortions, statewide. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, in Taiwan, says went there in peace for the region. China is fuming about the visit. And the Senate has passed the bill to expand health care benefits for veterans who were exposed to burn pits during their military service.news.yahoo.com
Ships are sitting offshore containing items that we desperately need -- what can be done?
If you’re in the Jacksonville, Florida area, you’ve likely seen the logjam of container ships sitting idly offshore. The vessels are packed with items destined for store shelves -- and they’re things business owners and consumers desperately need delivered.
Inflation is costing Michigan households almost $300 a month
Inflation might be called a hidden tax but the average household is seeing it alter the balance sheet every month. February’s Consumer Price Index clocked current inflation in at 7.9%. Not only is this the highest it’s been in 40 years, but it’s a substantial increase from the roughly 2% inflation in the years right before the pandemic.mlive.com
Inflation climbs at fastest pace in nearly 40 years
Inflation surged to its highest level in nearly four decades in 2021. The Consumer Price Index increased by 0.5% in December, for a total annual increase of 7%. CBS News senior White House correspondent Weijia Jiang and CBS News congressional correspondent Scott MacFarlane join CBSN to discuss the Biden administration's plans to combat inflation and what it means for Americans moving forward.news.yahoo.com