Biden extends moratorium on foreclosures as he touts stimulus plan

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    US President Joe Biden has further extended a moratorium on foreclosures – offering respite to millions of Americans worried about making their mortgage payments during the coronavirus pandemic. He’s also making the case for his $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, to protect businesses and households.  Also in today’s show – Bitcoin trades above $50,000 for the first time, and airports around the world call for more financial aid as passenger numbers remain low. 

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