At least the government isn’t shutting down – Marketplace

At least the government isn’t shutting down – Marketplace

There’s lots happening in the US proper now. The dying toll from the COVID-19 pandemic has reached 200,000. The election’s in 42 days. There are fires within the West, storms within the South and in D.C., and a bitter struggle over Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat on the Supreme Courtroom. Amid all that, negotiations over further assist for farmers nearly pushed the federal government right into a shutdown. We’ll speak about it. Plus: TikTok, Quibi and the looming vacation buying season. GO TO SHOP >>>…