Biden prepares to tackle economic woes as COVID-19 cases surge nationwide

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President-elect Joe Biden will be inheriting a severely damaged economy as coronavirus cases surge across the country. Right now, more than 20 million Americans are getting some form of unemployment assistance, but for millions of them, that money will soon run out. Idrees Kahloon, the U.S. policy correspondent for The Economist,...
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U.S. COVID-19 Cases May Reach 20M Before Biden Is In Office
COVID-19 cases in the United States could reach 20 million before President-Elect Joe Biden is inaugurated. Researchers projected this number in a study published Monday in Scientific Reports. According to a new model, current social distancing reflects an approximate 60% return to normalcy. At more than 12.2 million cases, the United States already has the most cases of any country. The US is also home to the most deaths of any country at more than 256,000.

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