Sep 21, 2020
Congress is even further from passing a new COVID-19 relief package now
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With congressional divisions deepening and Senate attention on the Supreme Court, it's unlikely that we see a new COVID-19 relief package before the election. Also, Nikola's executive chairman resigns. And, a state-by-state look at unemployment rates.
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The Supreme Court battle might have ended chances at a new economic relief package before the November election
Julia Coronado, founder and president of MacroPolicy Perspectives, has more.
Founder and executive chairman of Nikola steps down two weeks after deal with GM to work on electric pickup trucks
Marketplace's Nova Safo reports.
States that rely heavily on the in-person service sector are still facing high unemployment, while farm states are seeing lower jobless rates.
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