Joe Biden discussed on AP 24 Hour News

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Joe Biden says he has an eight point plan to get the country on the road to recovery from the corona virus step one immediate action to make sure businesses safely reopen we are tested Tracy is going on and the circumstances the protective gear and protective circumstances you work can't exist at an economic roundtable in Philadelphia Biden said he also wants more input from the federal government we need to be able to guarantee that we federally funded paid leave for workers are caring for their families we need to ensure that all workers who get sick from covert for as long as they need that that they're gonna be there after their costs are going to pay for the for by the federal government Biden is also promising to dramatically expand testing for the virus and create a national task force to better track the spread of the disease I'm a Donahue he knew I met Donna day after George Floyd with his brother was on Capitol Hill with the plea to lawmakers the AP soccer Madani has the story felonies Floyd says he's tired of the pain after people are killed during interactions with police I'm here to ask you to make it stop stop the pain he tells the house Judiciary Committee his brother needs to be more than another face on a T. shirt another name on a growing list of people to watch in the streets I tell you enough is enough chairman Jerry Nadler's hearing is the first after Democrats introduced a broad police reform and accountability package today we answer their call Republicans are working on their own proposals even as president trump squarely sides with law enforcement Sager make ani Washington chief Medaria Arradondo says the Minneapolis police department will withdraw from police union contract negotiations he wants to see reforms following George Floyd's death there is nothing more debilitating to chief from an employment matter perspective when you have grounds to terminate an officer for misconduct can you dealing with a third party mechanism that allows for that employee to not only be back on your apartment but to be patrolling in your communities he also wants new ways to intervene and spot bad officers treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin says the economy needs more help but any legislation should be targeted whatever we do going forward needs to be much more targeted particularly to the industries and small businesses that are having the most difficulty and and re opening as a road the result of covered nineteen retail sales were lower the nation's biggest owner of shopping malls Simon has scrapped a three point six billion dollar deal to buy a major rival the chair of the Republican National Committee says Jacksonville Florida is the front runner to host the GOP convention Charlotte North Carolina backed out after demands from president trump this is ABC news comments about George Floyd have led to a resignation the founder and CEO of crossfit was reportedly caught on as you called it was posted by buzzfeed in which he told some crossfit affiliates we're not mourning for George Floyd I don't think me or any of my staff are if you hours later Greg Glassman made a glib response on Twitter to a post by the institute for health metrics and evaluation which said racism is a public health issue glasses reply it's Floyd nineteen in a second tweet he criticized the group's quarantine model accusing it of attempting to model a solution to racism his tweet sparked a social media backlash and a wave of affiliated gyms cut ties with his company Reebok also dropped its affiliation with crossfit on the company's website Glassman said he would retire he had apologized for the tweets saying he had made a mistake and should be more sensitive but he denied being racist I'm Jennifer king Starbucks says it expects to lose more than three billion dollars in revenue in its fiscal third quarter because of the corona virus but expects losses to subside as the year goes on I'm a Donahue APNews corona virus update I made Donahue with an A. P. news minute the corona virus has pushed consumer prices down for the third straight month here's the AP's soccer Madani the government says the consumer price index fell point one percent last month far less of a decline that in the previous two months but when you leave out food and energy prices which bounce around each month core inflation also fell point one percent the first time it's ever dropped in three straight months the numbers are a reflection of American spending less during the virus induced lockdown since weaker customer demand pushes prices down the federal reserve's taken steps to keep the economy from completely imploding but it's not expected to announce more action when its latest meeting ends today Sager mag ani Washington Moscow's mayor says it will take the Russian capital about two months to lift all coronavirus restrictions restrictions on mass gatherings remain a decision to lift them will be made at the beginning of July I'm a Donahue a day after George Floyd was buried one of his brothers is making a plea to lawmakers felonies Floyd says he's tired of the pain after people are killed during interactions with police I'm here to ask you to make it stop stop the pain he tells the house Judiciary Committee his brother needs to be more than another face on a T. shirt another name on a growing list of people marching in the streets I tell you enough is enough chairman Jerry Nadler's hearing is the first after Democrats introduced a broad police reform and accountability package today we answer their call Republicans are working on their own proposals even as president trump squarely sides with law enforcement Sager.

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