Some Economists Say Biden COVID-19 Relief Package Crucial To Repairing Economy

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In this Feb. 3, 2021, photo, President Joe Biden during his meeting with Democratic lawmakers to discuss a coronavirus relief package, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Even as President Joe Biden gathers with senators and works the phones to push for a giant COVID relief package, his team is increasingly focused on selling the plan directly to voters. AP Photo/Evan Vucci / Associated Press
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In this Feb. 3, 2021, photo, President Joe Biden during his meeting with Democratic lawmakers to discuss a coronavirus relief package, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Even as President Joe Biden gathers with senators and works the phones to push for a giant COVID relief package, his team is increasingly focused on selling the plan directly to voters. AP Photo/Evan Vucci / Associated Press

Some Economists Say Biden COVID-19 Relief Package Crucial To Repairing Economy

In recent weeks, public health measures around the pandemic have improved, but the U.S. economy is still facing dire straits as Congress decides what steps to take next.

Reset brings on a national economist to discuss where things stand, when we could see improvements and answer listener questions.

GUEST: Nela Richardson, chief economist at ADP