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Trump Predicts Coronavirus Deaths To Peak In 2 Weeks, Extends Distancing Guidelines To End Of April

March 30, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump announced fatalities from coronavirus are likely to reach the highest point in two weeks, then begin to decline. He also said he’s extending the guidelines to slow the spread–that were set to lapse on Monday–to the end of April. “The modeling estimates that the peak in death rate […]

Hope vs. Despair + 4 More!

March 29, 2020 by

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Plus 4 More Subjects: Speaking of Positive… Return to Normal The Big New Show More Viral Threats   ~ Gary Bauer ~ Along with the left/right divide in America and around the world, another split is becoming evident. It’s between those who choose hope and optimism and those, particularly in the media and on the left, who seem […]

Every Crisis Is an Open Door + 2 More with Podcasts

March 29, 2020 by

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Plus 2 More Subjects with Podcasts: Coronavirus: Handle with CARES A Not-So-Selective Service?  ~ By Tony Perkins ~ It was almost dusk when they pulled into the hospital parking lot, flashers on. For Midland, it had been a sobering few days. Like other parts of Texas, the first wave of virus patients hit this week […]

Trump Compels GM To Build More Ventilators For Coronavirus Response

March 29, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump is applying the Defense Production Act to require General Motors to manufacture more ventilators to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. “Ventilators are a big deal,” the president said at the Friday press briefing. “This invocation of the DPA should indicate to all that we will not hesitate to […]

Trump Compares $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Aid Bill With FDR’s New Deal In Size, Scope

March 26, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump on Wednesday expressed optimism about the prospects for passage of an emergency coronavirus relief bill to bridge the nation’s temporary economic shutdown, as the Senate moved closer to agreement. “Together, this $2.2 trillion legislative package is bigger than anything I believe ever passed in Congress,” Trump told reporters, […]

Trump Clears Way To Use Malaria Drug Against COVID-19

March 20, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ In what he called a “game-changer or maybe not,” President Donald Trump on Thursday directed the Food and Drug Administration to clear regulatory hurdles and move toward expanding use of a malaria drug to battle the coronavirus. The drug chloroquine has shown “very, very encouraging early results,” Trump said during the […]

‘Going Big’: White House Says COVID-19 Relief Checks On Way To Americans

March 18, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ To stimulate a flagging economy amid the coronavirus pandemic, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his administration is “going big” by sending out checks directly to Americans. During the daily briefing with the White House’s coronavirus task force, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said more details are coming, but suggested the amount […]