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‘People are suffering’: Corporate America lashes Trump after stimulus call – Sydney Morning Herald

President Trump’s announcement that he will halt stimulus talks until after the election has been labelled “woefully shortsighted” and a “travesty” by dismayed …

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Negotiations for further capital infusions had stalled, and Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday (US time) that he ended talks with Democratic leaders, only hours after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell called for greater spending to avoid damaging the economic recovery.
Struggling businesses
For Levi Strauss & Co. CEO Chip Bergh, Trump’s position is a “travesty.”
“We know that unemployment is very, very high,” Bergh said in an interview while discussing his company’s quarterly results. “We…

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