Stocks rally as Trump pushes for airline stimulus

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People walk along Wall Street in the Financial District on September 02, 2020 in New York City.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average rallies 530 points

Trump: Congress should move ‘immediately’

Trump said in a tweet: “The House & Senate should IMMEDIATELY Approve 25 Billion Dollars for Airline Payroll Support, & 135 Billion Dollars for Paycheck Protection Program for Small Business.” Trump also pushed for another round of $1,200 stimulus checks for Americans. Those comments helped stocks erased their losses from the previous session.

Airlines jump

What happens next?

Weekly jobless claims data are set for release Thursday.

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