Unemployment Benefits For Americans Expiring As Covid-19 Continues To Take Toll On Businesses
870,000 more Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week as temporary replacement benefits expire. Benjy Sarlin and Stephanie Ruhle discuss how Covid-19 continues to take a grim toll on businesses. Aired on 9/24/2020.
It's the first major global forum since the U.S. elections.
The Bloomberg New Economy Forum is in full swing, bringing together political and business leaders including presidents and prime ministers, heads of central banks and corporations. On the agenda the future of finance, trade, climate, health and cities.
But this year, COVID-19 dominated much of the conversation. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a new month-long lockdown for England. He says current COVID-19 infection rates threaten to overwhelm hospitals in weeks without intervention. #Scientists have found that #Oxford #AstraZeneca's #Covid-19 #vaccine to be 70% effective by averaging the results from two tests. As the spread of Covid 19 continues to worsen in France, some of the worst affected areas have been placed on maximum alert. But are the new measures enough, or should there be another lockdown? Plus, the fly who stole the show at the Vice Presidential debate.