Warren Buffett on shutting down the economy amid Covid: 'It's an economic war'

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Warren Buffett on shutting down the economy amid Covid: 'It's an economic war'

"It's an economic war," Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett told CNBC's "Squawk Box" Tuesday. "When we went into World War II, a lot of industries were shut down and everything went over to defense production. Well, we shut down a lot of people in this particular induced recession and others are prospering. I think the country owes it to the really millions of small business people…just renew the PPP and get us to end of the tunnel."
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Tue, Dec 15 20208:34 AM EST