We might see new coronavirus aid, but after Labor Day
Aug 14, 2020

We might see new coronavirus aid, but after Labor Day

The Senate has left Washington until September with no deal on another coronavirus relief package. Plus, U.S. and China officials are set to check in on their trade deal. And, putting "inclusive prosperity" on the table for pandemic recovery.

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Time is money when it comes to another emergency coronavirus relief package

And we’re all still waiting on Congress and the White House. Jason Furman, the former chair of the Council of Economic Advisers under President Obama, says the lost weeks will really matter.

How social impact bonds could spark prosperity for Indian Country in a pandemic recovery

Aug 14, 2020
"Investors are willing to put money on the table for projects with a positive social outcome," Patrice Kunesh says.
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Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Technical Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Morbey Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer