British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is self-isolating at home after testing positive for the CCP virus, aka the coronavirus. Meanwhile, the United States is quickly becoming the new epicenter of the global outbreak–that is, if we trust the numbers from China. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo said the curve in New York is looking to apex in 21 days, while new hot spots are emerging in other cities such as Chicago, Detroit, and New Orleans. In Washington, Congress just passed the $2 trillion emergency relief package.
Today’s guest is Tom Del Beccaro, author of “The Divided Era” and former chairman of the California Republican Party. We discuss the impact of the emergency relief package and what fiscal measures we have left if it fails to keep the economy together after going into effect.