Coronavirus stimulus negotiations stall as Americans are still hurting from the virus fallout
Stalled stimulus talks threaten the economic recovery. With the chance that no broad-based help will happen before the election, the reality now exists for little or no growth to end 2020 and begin 2021. The two cohorts that will be hurt the most are displaced workers and small businesses. One projection is the economy will lose $60 billion a month just from the loss of unemployment benefits. Other projections see continued layoffs and damage to multiple industries.