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Make sure that the American people win In a letter to Democrats on Friday Pelosi noted great progress has been made and the party will continue to negotiate to pass the president's agenda Thousands of women have been marching in the nation's capital and in New York City in hundreds of other cities across the nation today to protest Texas strict new abortion law Today's protests were part of the 2021 women's march with simultaneous demonstrations taking place in more than 600 cities and towns The abortion law in Texas went into effect last month and bans abortions beyond 6 weeks with no exceptions for rape or incest I'm Chris courage And I'm Susanna Palmer in the Bloomberg news room As we've been reporting House speaker Nancy Pelosi provided House Democrats with a new October 31st target date to pass the stalled bipartisan infrastructure Bill she said today she backed off a pledge to bring the measure to a vote this week because it would have been defeated It looks like New York City school personnel who didn't get a vaccine by 5 p.m. yesterday won't be allowed to work on Monday The Supreme Court denied a request to block New York City's vaccine mandate for teachers and staff the deadline was 5 p.m. Friday afternoon for school employees to get their first dose or face suspension or possible termination At least 5 passengers on the first cruise out of New York City since the COVID-19 pandemic began have tested positive for the virus more from Bloomberg's Pellegrini crystal cruises says the passengers were aboard the crystal symphony on the way to Bermuda with their PCR tests came back positive and the post says the COVID positive for transferred to quarantine hotels on Bermuda The passengers and ship were then subjected to quarantine and retesting The 781 foot vessel can carry 848 passengers according to the company which wouldn't say how many were actually on board All guests were required to be vaccinated to board the cruise They departed September 24th from Manhattan's pira 88 Denise Pellegrini Bloomberg radio What are investors thinking after last week's rough markets Well the S&P 500 fell 2.2% Linda diesel is senior equity strategist at Federated Hermes and she says there are still lots of reasons to be optimistic We still have many many good things going on out there Record high profit margins still in the S&P 500 record cash on balance sheets record job openings and we at Federated Hermes are bullish into next year Global news 24 hours a day on air and on Bloomberg quick take powered by more than 2700 journalists and analysts in more than 120 countries I'm Susanna Palmer This is Bloomberg.

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