Good Morning, World!

Happy Friday!  We are 11 days away from Groundhog day & 23 days away from Valentine’s Day

☕️ President Biden will issue an executive order that will allow workers to draw unemployment benefits if they quit their jobs (New York Times), Senate Republicans pushed to delay the impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump for at least three weeks because he is struggling to recruit a legal team (Washington Post), The Biden administration broke with precedent by firing the National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel, Peter Robb, after refusing a request from Biden to step down (POLITICO)

📉 U.S. stock futures declined, signaling a muted end to a strong week on Wall Street.  Futures tied to the S&P 500 fell 0.6%, futures for the technology-focused Nasdaq-100 index lost 0.5% and contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.8% (Wall Street Journal)