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☀️ Happy Tuesday! It’s Groundhog Day. If you want to watch Punxsutawney Phil and his predictive powers you can watch here
☕️ A group of Senate Republicans were optimistic after a nearly two-hour meeting with President Biden on Monday night to discuss coronavirus relief legislation (Washington Post), Republicans outlined their $618 billion coronavirus-relief offer Monday, including a round of $1,000 direct checks for many adults (Wall Street Journal), and President Joe Biden, in one of his first trade actions, reinstated a 10% duty on aluminum imports from the United Arab Emirates that President Donald Trump removed just one day before leaving office. (POLITICO)
📈 U.S. stock futures rose, signaling that major indexes may extend this week’s gains ahead of earnings from technology giants Amazon.com and Google parent Alphabet. (Wall Street Journal)