Opinion | Democrats Need a Plan. Fast.
The temperature plummeted Friday night in Washington, along with the mood of many Democrats, as they heard that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had passed away. In the fight to fill her seat, the stakes are enormous and Democrats need a plan — fast. Their options in the weeks ahead are limited, but Republicans face a […]
Germany likely to lose the most from trade diverted by U.S.-Sino deal
BERLIN (Reuters) – The trade deal struck by the United States and China will divert trade away from European exporters, experts said on Tuesday, and Germany is likely to be affected the most. Washington and Beijing last week reached a truce in their 18-month trade war, which slowed global economic growth and increased business uncertainty. […]
To avoid a repeat of 2008, Main Street America says help needs to be fast
By Howard Schneider, Ann Saphir and Timothy Aeppel (Reuters) – Two weeks. Maybe a month. Small businesses in the United States say promised help from the federal government and the Federal Reserve is welcome news in the battle to stay afloat through the coronavirus crisis, but needs to hit their bank accounts fast if it’s […]