Over 4 million will contract coronavirus if states fully reopen: Wharton Model

New numbers from the Penn Wharton Budget Model show that reopening states could cause positive coronavirus case numbers to tick as high as 5.4 million by July 24.  The model explores various scenarios under which states reopen, include continuing lockdowns, and a partial reopening. The model also forecasts those scenarios if social distancing rules continue […]

Here’s how Ford’s CEO says he’s going to reopen on Monday

Ford CEO Jim Hackett is reopening his company’s assembly plants on Monday, but processes on the factory floor are going to be pretty different from the pre-COVID era, just two months ago. “The strategy of washing your hands and social distancing really matters, in...

Some governors are ‘moving too fast’ to reopen their states

President Donald Trump on Monday renewed his push for the U.S. to speed up its reopening, but the next morning Anthony S. Fauci, the country’s top infectious-disease expert, cautioned that “consequences could be really serious” if states move too soon. In a newly...