About 2 years ago

04/02/2020 - Virus Rips Into Middle-Class America, Where Finances Are Fragile

-Bloomberg
The cohort’s share of the U.S. national wealth has been reduced to the smallest since the Fed began keeping these kinds of records in 1989 – dropping below 25% at the end of 2019.
– The New York Times
As the coronavirus wallops the world’s economies, France is rapidly emerging as a test case of whether a country can hasten the recovery from a recession by protecting businesses from going under in the first place, and avoiding mass joblessness.
– The Hill
The new rules are intended primarily to provide relief for restaurants and small businesses and to keep alcoholic products available to customers. But the developments mark a sudden shift in state alcohol laws, which traditionally have been resistant to change.
 
– Bloomberg
The biggest food delivery app in the U.S. will start delivering goods from 7-Eleven, Wawa and other convenience stores to Americans who are mostly stuck at home for the foreseeable future.