Her husband, George, is pretty good too. He is a Nobel Prize recipient, but he’s the one who married up. Janet will be the first woman to hold this office. We might have to ask Lin-Manuel Miranda, who wrote a musical about the first Treasury Secretary, Hamilton, to write another musical for the first woman Treasury Secretary, Yellen, said the President-elect Biden. … [Read more...] about US facing historic crises again, says Treasury Secretary-nominee Janet Yellen
Self responsibility in recovery
Will this bill go anywhere? — what’s happening today: “For the proposal to go anywhere it would need to get buy-in for leadership in both parties and both chambers. [Speaker Nancy] Pelosi [D-Calif.] and Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinPressure builds for coronavirus relief with no clear path to deal Top GOP senator warns government funding deal unlikely this week Overnight Health Care: CDC panel recommends who gets vaccine first | McConnell offering new relief bill | Hahn downplays White House meeting on vaccines MORE are expected to talk about coronavirus relief on Tuesday for the first time since October.” … [Read more...] about The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Presented by Capital One — Giuliani denies discussing preemptive pardon with Trump
"First and foremost, I wish to thank our loyal partners at Williams for their collaboration and open-mindedness in making it possible for George to race for Mercedes this weekend. The conversations with the team at Williams were positive and pragmatic, and those were the key factors in reaching an agreement," said Wolff. … [Read more...] about George Russell replaces Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes for Sakhir GP
People think a fatality ratio of 2 per cent is a small number, but that means we are seeing 70 to 90 extra deaths in Pune district each day over the last two months. That's around 30 per cent more than usual, an unacceptable number. We have to turn this around. … [Read more...] about Control Covid for economy to recover!
It’s a widespread concern. Congress has not yet passed a new stimulus bill related to the coronavirus. Negotiations have bogged down over the cost of such a bill, with Democrats favoring a larger package and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellPressure builds for coronavirus relief with no clear path to deal Top GOP senator warns government funding deal unlikely this week Criminal justice groups offer support for Durbin amid fight for Judiciary spot MORE (R-Ky.) balking. … [Read more...] about The Memo: Economy faces new COVID-19 dangers