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Biden Releases Plan to Reopen Economy With Federal Support

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Watch: Biden shares his plan to reopen the economy safely. He also discusses Trump's response to the pandemic.(Source: APTN/Bloomberg)
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Joe Biden on Thursday laid out an eight-step plan to reopen the economy safely and restore consumer confidence, seeking to strike a contrast with President Donald Trump’s calls for states to immediately lift restrictions put in place to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

Biden spoke at a roundtable event in Philadelphia as the Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled the most in almost six weeks because of growing signs that a possible second wave of the pandemic could be taking hold in some states.