Karen Rouse appears in the following:
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
A rental assistance program has so far issued $100 million to help people who fell back on rent during the pandemic. But tenants and housing advocates say it's not working.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Pro-Palestinian activists see a public more willing to engage.
Women Account for 100% of Jobs Lost at the End of 2020, with Black and Brown Women Bearing the Brunt of Pandemic Job Losses.
Tuesday, February 02, 2021
The December jobs report released by the U. S. Department of Labor tells the story of the thousands of Black and brown women whose lives have been upended by the pandemic
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Some owners just walk away. But there can be repercussions.
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
After George Floyd was killed, businesswoman Kalima DeSuze experienced a financial windfall as orders for anti-racism books flooded her site. She called it bittersweet.
Monday, December 21, 2020
Rent relief, small business aid, and help for the city's cultural institutions and entertainment companies are included.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
RVs outfitted with barber chairs, sinks and working toilets could park at locations around state and take customers, if bill passes.
Monday, December 14, 2020
The state comptroller says federal aid will be needed to get New York City's retail sector on its feet.
Thursday, December 03, 2020
Online weddings bring in far less money than in-person ceremonies.
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
State legislators are working on a bill to establish a legal cannabis industry, and the attorney general is advising prosecutors to suspend any pending low-level marijuana cases.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Companies install plexiglass and other safety measures. Some have closed.
Wednesday, November 04, 2020
Until then, selling and buying weed in the illegal market is still, well, illegal.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Indoor dining spots, bars and clubs must close by 8 p.m.
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
The No Pot NJ campaign faces an uphill battle against the marijuana industry over ballot issue.
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Some high-profile Black leaders have chosen not to join their campaign.
Friday, October 02, 2020
On social media, voters are reminded to #TurnThePage.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Wage theft is cited as a significant problem in report by Rutgers University's Center for Women and Work and the National Domestic Workers Alliance, which helped fund the report.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Experts says people in recovery found themselves alone and isolated from support groups.
Sunday, September 20, 2020
There are few students frequenting downtown restaurants or bars as the coronavirus prompts a mostly remote learning environment.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Some companies faced penalties for environmental, workplace and fraud violations, among others.