Congress is back in session with no agreement in sight on a new coronavirus relief bill. With the general election on the horizon, lawmakers must rush to pass a legislation.
According to President Trump, coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are “falling very steadily” and quickly in the U.S. On Twitter, the President announced deaths, hospitalizations and cases are way down.
A top virologist who fled China announced she has evidence the coronavirus was man-made. On Friday, Dr. Li-Meng Yan said the virus did not come from nature and called claims it originated in Wuhan’s wet markets a “smokescreen.”
The coronavirus pandemic continues to take a toll on Americans’ mental health. According to a study released Friday, COVID-19 has drastically impacted the mental health of younger generations.
A major hunger relief organization in New York City distributed food to at least 500 families on Thursday. This comes as many in the city are still struggling to find work amid the coronavirus pandemic.
On Thursday, President Trump thanked the American public and White House officials for their efforts during the pandemic. On Thursday, he asserted his belief that the country is rounding the corner.
Advisors on the White House coronavirus task force team have reassured senators the decision to “okay” a COVID-19 vaccine will be based on science alone.
President Trump has addressed the newly released audio of his conversation with journalist Bob Woodward, in which he allegedly downplayed the coronavirus. During Wednesday’s press briefing, the president explained he didn’t want to frighten people and create a panic early on during the pandemic.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson recently gave an update on the status of a COVID vaccine for the U.K. During Wednesday’s press briefing, Johnson announced the country is “not there yet” when it comes to vaccines or virus treatment.