Macro Briefing: 29 December 2020

* House passes bill to raise stimulus checks to $2,000
* Debate over $2,000 Covid-19 aid checks shifts to Senate
* House overrides Trump’s veto of a $740.5 billion defense policy bill
* New York lawmakers pass bill that bans most evictions
* Manufacturing activity expanded for 7th month in Texas in December
* US stock market (S&P 500) jumped to record high on Monday: