FAST FIVE: 2020 Has Been A "Nightmare Year" For America, And The Economic Fallout Is Just Getting Started

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Then the racial unrest, erupting at the deaths of more Black Americans at the hands of police: George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks, Daniel Prude.

And now a member of the US Supreme Court has died with about a month and a half to go until we get to election day.

Things were supposed to be getting a lot better by now, but instead we have seen “a 23% increase in the number of closures since mid-July”.

The reason why almost everyone has their hands out is because we have plunged into a crippling economic depression, and everyone is starting to realize that there is no end in sight to this downturn.

“If they don't” approve another stimulus, “they're taking a huge risk, says Mark Zandi chief economist of Moody's Analytics.

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