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This Morning with Gordon Deal January 15, 2021 This Morning with Gordon Deal January 15, 2021
Fri, January, 15, 2021
President-Elect Joe Biden proposes $1.9 Trillion pandemic relief package, U.S. says Capitol rioters meant to 'capture and assassinate' officials, and how to care for aging parents.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 30, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 30, 2020
Wed, December, 30, 2020
Mitch McConnell blocks vote on bigger stimulus checks, pandemic budget crunches sink Democrats' hopes for expanding health insurance, and the onesie snowsuit makes a comeback.
What's in the $900 Billion Pandemic Relief Bill? What's in the $900 Billion Pandemic Relief Bill?
Tue, December, 29, 2020
Natalie Andrews from The Wall Street Journal goes through the components of the recently passed $900 billion relief bill, including a second round of stimulus checks to Americans, increased unemployment benefits, and help for small businesses.
Why Many Bosses Won't Require Workers to Get the Vaccine Why Many Bosses Won't Require Workers to Get the Vaccine
Mon, December, 28, 2020
Chip Cutter from The Wall Street Journal looks at how employers plan to convince workers to get the vaccine without mandating it.
The Next Stimulus Deal Will Be Even Harder to Get The Next Stimulus Deal Will Be Even Harder to Get
Mon, December, 28, 2020
President Trump has signed the latest pandemic relief bill, but economists say it won't be enough. And after that package took eight months to negotiate, Rick Newman from Yahoo Finance shares why the next relief bill, which would come after Joe Biden's inauguration, will be even more difficult to get.
The $300 Extra in Weekly Unemployment Benefits Is a Win-Win The $300 Extra in Weekly Unemployment Benefits Is a Win-Win
Mon, December, 28, 2020
Elisabeth Buchwald from MarketWatch explains why some experts say the $300 extra in weekly unemployment benefits is the right amount to help both the economy and jobless Americans.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 25, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 25, 2020
Fri, December, 25, 2020
Christmas Day - Teaching during the pandemic, how to say no to large gatherings, and why your used delivery boxes are a hot commodity.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 24, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 24, 2020
Thu, December, 24, 2020
President Trump vetoes bipartisan Defense bill, Christmas week winter storm will bring snow, high winds and heavy rain, and Boston startup delivering holiday spirit during pandemic.
As the Pandemic Surges, Swabbers Carry on ... and on ... and on As the Pandemic Surges, Swabbers Carry on ... and on ... and on
Wed, December, 23, 2020
Kay Lazar from The Boston Globe shares stories from one essential group of workers: swabbers, who have administered thousands and thousands of nasal swab tests since the start of the pandemic.
Restaurants Owners Say Additional Pandemic Relief Is Restaurants Owners Say Additional Pandemic Relief Is "Not Enough"
Wed, December, 23, 2020
Taylor Locke from CNBC explores the perilous financial situation facing restaurant owners across the country, thousands of whom expect to see their businesses permanently closed this winter without additional relief.
How a Pasta Dinner and Zoom Chats Rescued Congress' $900 Billion Pandemic Relief Bill How a Pasta Dinner and Zoom Chats Rescued Congress' $900 Billion Pandemic Relief Bill
Wed, December, 23, 2020
Nicholas Wu from USA Today shares the inside story of how a bipartisan congressional group rescued the pandemic relief bill with a pasta dinner, Zoom chats, and compromise.
Millions of Americans Unemployed Because of the Pandemic Are Still Waiting on Unemployment Money Millions of Americans Unemployed Because of the Pandemic Are Still Waiting on Unemployment Money
Tue, December, 22, 2020
Rick Jervis from USA Today explores the life-altering plight suffered by millions of unemployed Americans who, nine months into the pandemic, still haven't received a dime of unemployment money.
Dads Took on More Childcare During the Pandemic. Will a Vaccine End That? Dads Took on More Childcare During the Pandemic. Will a Vaccine End That?
Tue, December, 22, 2020
Charisse Jones from USA Today previews how a return to normalcy will affect fathers, many of whom have taken on more childcare responsibilities while working from home during the pandemic.
Brewers, Restaurants, Federal Workers Set for Tax Wins in Congressional Deal Brewers, Restaurants, Federal Workers Set for Tax Wins in Congressional Deal
Tue, December, 22, 2020
Richard Rubin from The Wall Street Journal breaks down the tax numbers in Congress' latest budget deal and looks at who serves to benefit from the agreement.
New Business Owners Look Beyond Pandemic New Business Owners Look Beyond Pandemic
Mon, December, 21, 2020
Wall Street Journal reporter Peter Grant details how small businesses are looking past the pandemic to new opportunities.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 18, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 18, 2020
Fri, December, 18, 2020
Pandemic aid talks face time pressure, more hacking attacks found as officials warn of 'grave risk' to U.S. government, and man turns in $3,000 found on sidewalk, saves family's Christmas.
Will People Keep Cleaning When the Pandemic Ends? Will People Keep Cleaning When the Pandemic Ends?
Thu, December, 17, 2020
Will people keep cleaning when the pandemic ends? Gordon Deal speaks with Microbiologist Jason Tetro to get his perspective.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 17, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 17, 2020
Thu, December, 17, 2020
Lawmakers near relief deal with second round of stimulus checks, do Americans trust the vaccine, and drinking red wine and eating cheese could reduce cognitive decline.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 16, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 16, 2020
Wed, December, 16, 2020
Congressional leaders say they are closer to stimulus deal, Moderna vaccine found to be highly effective, and it's going to be a make-or-break holiday season for certain retailers.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 11, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 11, 2020
Fri, December, 11, 2020
FDA panel endorses latest vaccine, McConnell rejects bipartisan White House-backed relief plan, and over 900 Dairy Queen customers 'pay it forward' at Minnesota drive-thru.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 08, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 08, 2020
Tue, December, 8, 2020
First person in the world given Pfizer's vaccine, Georgia again certifies Joe Biden's win, and here's your guide to holiday tipping during the pandemic.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 04, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 04, 2020
Fri, December, 4, 2020
U.S. sets single-day records for pandemic cases, President-Elect Joe Biden to suggest 100 days of masks after inauguration, and youth vaping rates have plunged during lockdown.
In the Pandemic Economy, Laid-Off Employees Become New Entrepreneurs In the Pandemic Economy, Laid-Off Employees Become New Entrepreneurs
Tue, December, 1, 2020
Kim Mackrael from The Wall Street Journal tells the story of laid-off employees, like personal trainers and hairstylists, who have reinvented themselves by launching their own small businesses.
Moderna to Request Emergency Authorization of Vaccine Moderna to Request Emergency Authorization of Vaccine
Tue, December, 1, 2020
A week after Pfizer, Moderna has become the second company to apply to the FDA for emergency use authorization for its vaccine. Dr. Dean Fanelli, a partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP, analyzes the news.
This Morning with Gordon Deal December 01, 2020 This Morning with Gordon Deal December 01, 2020
Tue, December, 1, 2020
Moderna asks health regulators to authorize its covid-19 vaccine, Arizona, Wisconsin certify narrow victories for Joe Biden, and Louisville coffee shop customer pays it forward with random act of kindness.