National Correspondent @BW + @bpolitics, infrequent columnist @BostonGlobe
On 1/6, Goldman estimated final size of the Covid plan would be $750b, once GOP whittled it down. But GOP never seriously engaged. No pressure on Manchin, etc. So Goldman upped its bet to $1.1 trillion. Then on Monday, they upped it again to $1.5 trillion:
Follows a similar North Dakota bill last week, also sponsored by a GOP rep, that failed but seems like sign of what's to come:
For skeptics of @elizabethforma ’s claim she was from her teaching job in 1971 for being pregnant, the practice was actually widespread. How do I know? Because my mom was fired from HER teaching job in 1971…for being pregnant, with me. A brief thread-->
TRUMP TO REPORTER: "You know the way it was asked -- I was looking at you!" REPORTER: "Sir, I wasn't here yesterday"
Trump labored for months to focus the race on Joe Biden's health. Now Trump, sick with coronavirus, is being airlifted to the hospital on live TV: