Good Morning, World!
Happy Thursday! We are 4 days away from the first bank holiday of the year (MLK Day)
☕️ President Donald Trump has now become a trivial pursuit question forever. The House voted 232 to 197 to impeach Mr. Trump for the second time (Washington Post), President-elect Joe Biden is expected to outline proposals for trillions of dollars in government spending to combat the coronavirus pandemic and its effects on the economy (New York Times), and Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal expect the government to report that new unemployment claims edged up to 800,000 (Wall Street Journal)
📈 U.S. stock futures rose slightly as investors awaited details of the incoming Biden administration’s plans for a fresh coronavirus relief package. Securities tied to the S&P 500 climbed 0.1%.Those linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.2%. Nasdaq-100 futures fell 0.2%, pointing to a drop in tech stocks (Wall Street Journal)