The White House coronavirus task force provides updates on the efforts to fight the pandemic that has now claimed more than 12,000 lives in the United States, and completely shut down the U.S. and global economies.
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President Trump was asked about the acting Secretary of the Navy being forced to resign after backlash over the relief of command of Capt. Brett Crozier, the former commanding officer aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt. After Crozier widely distributed a letter about coronavirus spreading on his aircraft carrier and pleading for help from the Secretary of the Navy and Department of Defense, the letter leaked to the press.
The president was also pressed on Wisconsin holding it’s primary despite a statewide stay-at-home order, making voters choose between exercising their democratic right as a voter and staying at home and following guidelines during a pandemic.
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