Day: April 4, 2020
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) proposed his phase four coronavirus plan on Friday that would put Americans back to work and bring back American manufacturing to the United States.
Comedian and podcast host Joe Rogan said Friday that he would vote for President Donald Trump over former Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democrat nominee, in a hypothetical general election match-up.
Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has been donating meals to hospitals across the country to feed doctors, nurses, first responders, and other health workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report from Fox News.
Businessman and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban revived talk of an improbable 2020 presidential bid during an Axios virtual event on Friday. “Everything’s a reset right now,” Cuban told Axios CEO Jim VandeHei from Dallas. “If this would would’ve been a month ago, I would have said absolutely not.
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci recommended on Thursday that all states across the U.S. implement stay-at-home orders, at a CNN town hall. Why it matters: The recommendation stands in contrast to President Trump’s calls for “flexibility.” Nearly 4o states have issued stay-at-home orders to promote social distancing as a way to combat the novel coronavirus — but the orders vary in strictness and duration.
The federal government will cover the costs of coronavirus treatment for the uninsured, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said at a White House briefing Friday. How it works: The money will come from a $100 billion pot set aside for the health care industry in the most recent stimulus bill.
Chomsky slams US’s handling of virus as he warns nuclear war, global warming threats will remain after pandemic is over.
From next week, domestic travel will be allowed but while cities in China slowly ease restrictions, countries around the region are doing the opposite, fearful of new clusters of the disease emerging.