After pandemic cutbacks, some survive and even thrive by turning their skills into businesses, from porch-front hair styling to mobile knife sharpening. “This pandemic has helped me blossom.”6213 hours ago
GOP senators didn’t secure enough support to move forward with Judy Shelton, the Trump nominee and outspoken central-bank critic, reducing her prospects as the window for a confirmation vote narrows.60
Coronavirus disruptions have transformed how American consumers behave by accelerating their embrace of digital commerce, and the changes are likely to prove permanent, according to businesses studying and adapting to the changes.
President-elect Joe Biden said during the campaign that he wanted to forgive hundreds of billions of dollars in student debt. Yet Senate Republicans have opposed Democratic proposals for large-scale debt forgiveness.
The University of Michigan’s index of consumer sentiment declined for the two weeks straddling the national elections, as Republicans grew more pessimistic and Democrats worried about a surge in coronavirus infections.