NTD Business (Aug. 10): COVID-19 Relief Deal Possible This Week

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By NTD Newsroom
August 10, 2020NTD Business

Talks on a relief deal remain stalled on Monday. The treasury secretary says the next economic relief bill could come this week, but that’s if congressional Democrats are ready to compromise to make a deal.

The latest economic data shows American consumers grew more pessimistic in July. But small business owners were more optimistic, with business confidence on the rebound.

Investors are closely watching the progress of the stimulus package negotiations. We talk to Lance Roberts to see what’s driving market sentiment.

And in retaliation to U.S. sanctions on Hong Kong officials, Beijing is imposing sanctions on 11 U.S. citizens, including several lawmakers.

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