NTD Business (July 22): Jobs Stall in States With Rising Cases

July 22, 2020 Updated: July 23, 2020

Hiring has slowed down in the states reporting more virus cases. Tom Ozimek has the details.

There’s debate in congress over whether businesses should be protected from COVID-19 lawsuits. We talk to Emel Akan about the negotiations.

The U.S. government makes a deal with two pharmaceutical companies for up to 600 million doses of a potential vaccine. The companies say we could have a vaccine by the end of the year.

And home sales have made a record jump. Super low mortgage rates and an increase in people working from home are counted as some of the reasons.