On February 21, 2020, during a press conference, the CDC gave a chilling warning to the American public. During the press conference, Doctor Nancy Messonnier, noted that the CDC had implemented a centralized ‘surge’ virus response due to a lack of test-kits.
President Trump’s new budget retreats on his campaign promise to require all U.S. businesses to use E-Verify to check their new hires, signaling the White House’s surrender on one of the best tools to shut down the jobs magnet that spurs illegal immigration.
In addition to the State of Washington admitting to testing just 25 people for the virus while not testing an additional 712 that may be potential high-risk carriers, Florida is concealing all testing numbers from the public and offering absurd and troubling reasons as to why.
On Thursday, longtime Trump ally Roger Stone was sentenced to 40 months and fined $20,000 for witness tampering and lying to Congress.
Public-health officials in the U.S. are striving to keep tabs on thousands of Americans who have quarantined themselves at home after returning from mainland China to curtail transmission of the virus, adding to a response that is straining already-stretched local departments.
A mother in Wuhan risks everything to get a message out to her fellow citizens and the world.