The Senate fails again to pass a stimulus package, analysts warn of a contested election, and the Supreme Court gets a new justice.
The reach of the Fed's Main Street Lending Program remains limited, and the Senate urges the White House to drop stimulus talks.
Lawmakers are under pressure to pass a second round of stimulus relief before a Supreme Court nomination and just weeks ahead of national elections.
The Supreme Court rejects a private equity case, the DOJ cites PE as a preferred buyer, a legislative package would deny aid to PE-backed restaurants, and more.
The DOJ will use the same criteria to evaluate private equity firms as it does with other strategic buyers when they buy divested assets.