Midday News To Use: 12.04.2020

Its Just a Mask
President-elect Joe Biden says he’ll urge everyone to wear masks during the first 100 days of his presidency. He will also mandate that all government buildings have mask wearing regulations as well as all flights in the US. It has been demonstrated in real life circumstances that mask wearing works.
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When Will We See Help?
This summer the US economic downturn was slowed and we began to see a turnaround. However, now it is grinding to a halt, and it still isn’t clear when Americans will get relief. Real-time indicators show that recoveries in restaurant to air travel and hotel bookings have been derailed as Covid-19 cases rise once more.

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More, But is it Enough?
$388 million, That’s how much Walmart is paying in holiday bonuses to its employees. Among a workforce of 1.5 million, that shakes out to $300 for full-time workers and $150 for part-timers. Critics say the retailer, the largest employer in the US, isn’t raising workers’ pay enough in the pandemic.
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Moving on Up
Georgia officials tell Fox News they are investigating a Florida attorney for attempting to vote illegally in the state’s Jan. 5 Senate runoff, after a video emerged of him stating his intent to move to Georgia temporarily and encouraging others to use his relative’s address to do the same.
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Out of the Heavens
On Wednesday and Thursday, over 1,000 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division of Fort Bragg, North Carolina took part in the second annual All-American Presents from Paratroopers toy drive (A2P2), donating anywhere from 1,500 to 2,000 toys to local children in need.
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