Good Morning, World!
Happy Wednesday! We are 6 days away from Groundhog day & 18 days away from Valentine’s Day
☕️ Senator Patrick J. Leahy of Vermont, the president pro tempore who will preside over former President Trump’s impeachment trial, was briefly taken to a hospital in Washington for observation (New York Times), A federal judge in Texas blocked President Biden’s 100-day deportation “pause” (Washington Post), and Federal Reserve officials are likely keep interest rates near zero as economic data slightly retracts (Wall Street Journal)
📉 U.S. stock futures mostly edged lower as investors awaited a bumper day of earnings reports and a meeting of the Federal Reserve. Earnings have pleased the market so far and investors continue to bet on economic support from the Federal Reserve (Wall Street Journal)