With the world scrambling to respond to the coronavirus, the question of efficient health care is as vital as ever. Throughout his first term, President Trump has made major strides toward ensuring every American has access to the best health care possible. One America’s Chanel Rion has more from the White House.
Stocks were halted for 15 minutes when U.S. markets opened on Monday after both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 index fell more than 7 percent. Economists attribute the sharp drop due to oil war tensions between Saudi Arabia and Russia, along with fears over the coronavirus. Ryan Giannotto, the Director of Research at Granite Shares, spoke to One America’s Stephanie Myers to weigh in on the matter.
According to National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien, China covered up the coronavirus outbreak in its early stages. On Wednesday, he said the virus could have been contained earlier if the Chinese government had been transparent about it from the start.
Republican lawmakers have called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to pull a bill that would effectively rescind President Trump’s 2017 travel ban amid efforts to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus.
The Dow soared more than 1,000 points after President Trump backed very substantial relief for areas of the economy hit hardest by coronavirus fears. One America’s Greta Wall caught up with Chris Markowski, founder of Markowski Investments and the host of ‘Watchdog on Wall Street,’ to further discuss the Wall Street recovery.
The first known U.S. patient who contracted coronavirus by community spread recently spoke out about his experience.
Russia’s energy minister announced plans Tuesday to significantly increase crude oil production amid a reported oil-price war with Saudi Arabia. While speaking in Moscow, Aleksander Novak said Russia will ratchet up oil output to around 200,000 to 300,000 thousand barrels per day.
The White House is looking into options to help American businesses and workers affected by the coronavirus outbreak. On Monday, President Trump spoke about a possible economic plan to help airline and cruise ship industries.
According to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, officials do not know how many Americans have been tested for the fast spreading coronavirus.