The U.S. has now become the new epicenter of Covid-19. As virus infections increase to almost 1 million world-wide, countries have begun taking increasingly drastic action. Cities have essentially shut down, and all but essential service businesses have closed, putting millions of employees out of work. Will trillions of dollars in financial-aid be enough to support workers and their families until the pandemic is brought under some semblance of control.
- Trump considers quarantine of entire US cities : Read more
- China donates thousands of masks & protective equipment to Canada : Read more
- Trump invokes Defense Protection Act; Orders GM to produce face-masks : Watch now
- Trump signs record $2.2 TRILLION relief package : Read more
Canada is running out of face-masks and protective equipment, fast!
“Drs. across Canada are facing urgent shortages of supplies. Trudeau must explain why he sent 50,118 face shields, 1,101 masks, 1,820 goggles, 36,425 medical coveralls, 200,000 nitrile gloves & 3,000 aprons from Canada’s own gov’t reserves overseas in Feb https://t.co/Fjw2rdVAIO— Schtev🇨🇦 (@schtev69) March 28, 2020
Trump signs into law a $2.2 Trillion relief package; biggest in US history!
Almost two years ago Republicans, #MoscowMitch, Paul Ryan and Trump rammed through the nearly $2 trillion #GOPTaxScam that benefits the ultra-wealthy and harms our children and future.— Nancy Pelosi (@TeamPelosi) March 28, 2020
Today's actions were the least we could do #ForThePeople. We have *much more* to accomplish. pic.twitter.com/PAkS93BKyh
Companies stunned by Trump’s invocation of the Defense Protection Act.
Reactions to Trump announcing possible NY city quarantine.
JUST IN: Pres. Trump said "some people would like to see New York quarantined," adding: "There's a possibility that sometime today we'll do a quarantine—short-term two weeks on New York, probably New Jersey, certain parts of Connecticut." https://t.co/vLYqHWrMao pic.twitter.com/jtyrwAVlZC— ABC News (@ABC) March 28, 2020