Tag: Coronavirus

Moderna Reports Solid Phase 1 Vaccine Data

Moderna, a biotech company working on a coronavirus vaccine has reported positive results from phase 1 of the vaccine trial. According to The Hill: The biotech company Moderna on Monday reported “positive” data on its potential coronavirus vaccine from an early clinical trial, raising hopes about the effort. The company said early data from a phase

Trump Backs Citizens Against Pennsylvania’s Draconian Lockdown

President Trump has officially backed Pennsylvania residents who are opposing the draconian lockdown orders imposed by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolfe (D). According to The Hill: President Trump on Monday backed Pennsylvania residents who oppose restrictions intended to slow the spread of the coronavirus in the state and accused Democratic governors of leaving such measures in place “for

Trump Answers Why he Won’t Let Fauci Testify Before the House

President Trump has openly answered that he will not allow Dr. Anthony Fauci to testify before the House because they are a “bunch of Trump haters.” He will let him testify before the Senate. According to The Hill: President Trump on Tuesday said Anthony Fauci will be allowed to testify before the Senate next week, but that he

Trump Predicts Vaccine by Year’s End

President Trump is predicting that there will be a vaccine for the coronavirus by the end of this year. According to The Hill: President Trump said Sunday that his administration is confident the United States will have a vaccine for the novel coronavirus by the end of the year. “We think we are going to have

FAUCI: Task Force Strongly Argued With Trump to Extend Guidelines

Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the experts on the coronavirus task force gave some insight into their efforts to successfully get President Trump to extend the coronavirus guidelines. According to The Hill: Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, said Monday that the White House coronavirus task force aggressively lobbied President Trump to extend social distancing guidelines

Top GOP Senators Close Down Senate Offices

Senators Ted Cruz and Tom Cotton have decided to close their Senate offices out of an abundance of caution due to the coronavirus. According to The Hill: Sens. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said on Thursday that they will temporarily close their offices after a staffer in Sen. Maria Cantwell’s (D-Wash.) office tested positive for COVID-19, the disease

White House Cancels Tours due to Coronavirus

The White House has canceled public tours due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. According to Fox News: The White House announced Thursday that it is suspending all public tours, as the outbreak of coronavirus continues to disrupt events and businesses nationwide. The White House Visitors Office’s information line has a recorded message that informs callers of the update, which does not

Trump’s National Security Adviser Accuses China of Cover Up

President Trump’s National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien has accused the Chinese of engaging in a coronavirus cover-up. According to The Hill: White House national security adviser Robert O’Brien on Wednesday criticized China’s response to the coronavirus as a cover up and said that Beijing cost the global community two months to respond to the outbreak. “Unfortunately, rather

Pence’s Office Denies Claims of Contact With Coronavirus Patient

Responding to weak reporting Vice President Pence’s office has denied claims that he came into contact with a student who was later quarantined for the coronavirus. According to The Hill: Vice President Mike Pence’s office said he did not have contact with a Florida student who was later quarantined for the coronavirus while visiting the student’s school,