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Trump vows ‘second wave’ of coronavirus won’t shut down US

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Trump: ‘We’re not going to shut the nation’ if there’s second wave of coronavirus circumstances
President Trump mentioned Thursday he wouldn’t let a “second wave” of the coronavirus shutter the economic system if it hits the U.S. later this yr.

“We’re not going to close the country,” Trump mentioned when requested a few second outbreak throughout a go to to Michigan.

Earlier, the president referred to as a second wave “a very distinct possibility,” including, “It’s standard. And, we’re going to put out the fires.”

Trump’s feedback got here as he toured a Ford Motor Co. plant exterior Detroit that has transformed from making cars to creating ventilators for hospitals. Throughout a speech on the plant, the president praised Ford staff for his or her efforts to supply hundreds of medical units through the pandemic.

“The global pandemic proves once and for all that for America to be a strong nation, America needs to be a manufacturing nation,” Trump said. “I’m fighting to bring back our jobs from China and many other countries.” Click on right here for extra on our high story. 

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McConnell says Senate ‘not fairly prepared’ to craft new stimulus bundle: ‘It won’t be a $three trillion left-wing want checklist’
Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., in an interview Thursday with “The Story with Martha MacCallum,” mentioned the Senate is “not quite ready to intelligently” lay out the following coronavirus stimulus bundle, however burdened it “will not be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list.”

“The [CARES] Act, which passed a month or so ago on a bipartisan basis, only about half of that money has gone out yet,” McConnell mentioned. “I feel there is a excessive chance we’ll do one other rescue bundle, however we’d like to have the ability to measure the influence of what we have already carried out, what we did proper, what we did incorrect [and] right that.

“Let me tell you what it won’t be,” McConnell added. “It won’t be a $3 trillion left-wing wish list as it passed the House.” Click on right here for extra.

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Fox Information’ Janice Dean slams Cuomo nursing-home coverage after shedding in-laws to COVID-19: ‘These are actual individuals’
Fox Information senior meteorologist Janice Dean mentioned Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s failed nursing dwelling coverage needs to be “one of the biggest” tales of the yr after each of her husband’s dad and mom misplaced their lives to the coronavirus.

“I have not seen the coverage of this,” an emotional Dean mentioned on “Tucker Carlson Tonight. “Twenty p.c of our misplaced family members are from nursing houses … as a result of Governor Cuomo and a number of other different governors compelled COVID-recovering sufferers into nursing houses.”

Cuomo has been roundly criticized over New York’s preliminary coverage that required nursing houses to just accept COVID-19 hospital sufferers who had been discharged from hospitals. On Could 10, New York reversed the coverage amid criticism and the mounting dying toll. Formally, 5,876 residents of New York state nursing houses or assisted residing amenities have died of COVID-19 as of Thursday.

Dean, who hardly ever feedback on political points, felt compelled to talk out after watching a CNN interview through which anchor Chris Cuomo — the governor’s youthful brother — failed to handle the rising controversy whereas interviewing the governor, and as a substitute carried out prop comedy with large cotton swabs. Click on right here for extra.

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