New York, USA – May 8, 2018: Wall Street sign near New York Stock Exchange with flags of the United States.
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8:18 am: Joe Biden says economic recovery from Covid-19 looks ‘a long way away’
Former Vice President and 2020 presidential candidate Joe Biden said Friday that economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic looks “a long way away.” In an interview with CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” the Democrat criticized the 2017 Republican tax cuts and questioned what the U.S. could use the lost revenue for as it combats an economic crisis. — Pramuk
7:54 am: Moderna up 4.5% after Fauci says he’s cautiously optimistic…