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Leaked McDonalds recording shows the company is fighting against parts of Trump’s coronavirus bill that would give workers paid sick leave

McDonald’s is lobbying the Trump administration to make changes to a bill that would require some employers to provide paid sick leave amid the coronavirus outbreak, executives said on an internal call on Monday, a recording of which was obtained by Business Insider. McDonald’s leadership spoke with President Donald Trump […]
Leaked McDonalds recording shows the company is fighting against parts of Trump’s coronavirus bill that would give workers paid sick leave
Markets

The economic crisis from the coronavirus could lead to ‘disaster socialism’ that briefly extends basic social benefits other countries already have

The full economic toll from the coronavirus won’t be known for months, but low-income Americans are most at risk. “Because of that vulnerability, it means they will feel the impact first and probably most acutely,” Dr. Diana Hernandez of Columbia University told Business Insider. It could lead to a renewed […]
The economic crisis from the coronavirus could lead to ‘disaster socialism’ that briefly extends basic social benefits other countries already have
Strategy

The $9 billion reason you should never show up to work sick

The 2018 flu season has been one of the worst in years. Doctors at the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say they’re seeing “widespread” instances of the flu in 49 states, and it’s the first time many states have been slammed by the flu at the same time […]
The $9 billion reason you should never show up to work sick