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Man wearing mask
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Mike Dougherty
April 01, 2020 - 10:41 am
If you’re not sick with coronavirus, should you wear a mask in public? Read more here.
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Governor Tom Wolf speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
March 29, 2020 - 10:53 am
Gov. Tom Wolf requested a major disaster declaration from the White House Sunday, in order to provide extra support for state, county and municipal governments, as well as people struggling during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more here.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, left, accompanied by White House Legislative Affairs Director Eric Ueland and acting White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, walks to the offices of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. on Capitol Hill.
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AP News
March 25, 2020 - 6:27 am
The White House and Senate leaders of both major political parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Trucks stand on the highway close to the border between Austria and Hungary near Bruck an der Leitha, Austria, Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
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AP News
March 18, 2020 - 1:07 pm
President Donald Trump on Wednesday moved to invoke a federal law that allows the government to marshal the private sector to deal with the coronavirus epidemic, as the economic damage mounted with word that Detroit's Big Three automakers agreed to shut down all their factories to protect workers...
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Washington, as President Donald Trump looks on.
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:49 am
President Donald Trump wants the government to send checks to Americans in the next two weeks in an effort to curb the economic cost of the coronavirus outbreak, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday. Read more here.
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Donald Trump
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AP News
March 16, 2020 - 5:22 pm
The White House on Monday urged all older Americans to stay home and everyone to avoid crowds and eating out at restaurants as part of sweeping guidelines meant to combat an expected surge of coronavirus cases. Read the latest here.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing on coronavirus in the Brady press briefing room at the White House, Saturday, March 14, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
March 15, 2020 - 9:31 am
After days of resisting screening for the coronavirus, President Donald Trump tested negative for the virus, officials said Saturday night. Read more here.
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., makes a statement ahead of a planned late-night vote on the coronavirus aid package deal at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, March 13, 2020.
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AP News
March 14, 2020 - 11:04 am
The House approved legislation Saturday to provide direct relief to Americans suffering physically, financially and emotionally from the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro
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AP News
March 12, 2020 - 2:51 pm
A senior Brazilian official who attended weekend events with President Donald Trump in Florida has tested positive for the coronavirus, marking the first time that someone known to have the virus was in close proximity to the president. Trump does not plan to be tested or go into self-quarantine,...
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Elizabeth Warren
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CNN
March 05, 2020 - 10:49 am
Elizabeth Warren is dropping out of the presidential race, following another round of disappointing finishes in primary contests across the country on Super Tuesday. Read more here.
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