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This week coronavirus cases and deaths in the U.S. spiked, adding close to 200,000 reported cases, and by midweek, more than a thousand Americans were dying each day. Trump pivoted from denying the crisis and wanting to reopen the country, to suddenly acknowledging the gravity and claiming if 100,000 to 200,000 Americans die, he will have done a “very good … Read More

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President Trump has fired Michael Atkinson, the intelligence community watchdog who told Congress about the whistleblower complaint that led to impeachment https://t.co/01knNdbHn5 pic.twitter.com/PLIyJbbTys — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 4, 2020

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President Trump has fired Michael Atkinson, the intelligence community watchdog who told Congress about the whistleblower complaint that led to impeachment https://t.co/01knNdbHn5 pic.twitter.com/PLIyJbbTys — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 4, 2020

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President Trump announces the CDC recommendation that Americans voluntarily wear non-medical face masks in public after weeks of saying they shouldn't https://t.co/LeX7PXjdOg — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 3, 2020

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The Supreme Court postpones remaining two weeks of oral arguments due to coronavirus, says Trump financials and other delayed cases may be rescheduled https://t.co/S1oxb07xQ4 pic.twitter.com/Y4mWycbQMB — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 3, 2020

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President Trump says he is invoking the Defense Production Act to “facilitate the supply” of equipment to build ventilators https://t.co/lWwU2w8nPe pic.twitter.com/N9OFz9KI40 — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 2, 2020

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Oil skyrockets 35% after Trump suggests huge cuts by Saudi Arabia and Russia. Follow live updates: https://t.co/ZHihiq1o1z pic.twitter.com/BFsxGLW3h5 — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 2, 2020

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The Trump administration will no longer ship personal protective equipment to allies overseas as the US grapples with shortages of medical supplies https://t.co/CdEarTf9Xe pic.twitter.com/Qxs9sJY9Bk — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 2, 2020

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump and McConnell “should not try to hide” behind suggestions that the impeachment trial distracted the government from coronavirus https://t.co/KvsNOQkYuo pic.twitter.com/F5AUyGVFpk — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) April 1, 2020

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President Trump extends federal guidelines for social distancing through April 30 because of the coronavirus outbreak https://t.co/9T3Ixac2Xy pic.twitter.com/KsnkaeanXH — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 29, 2020

Weekly List 176

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This week the U.S. continued exponential growth of coronavirus cases, finding itself with the most cases in the world on Thursday — surpassing Italy and China. The number of deaths likewise continued to grow exponentially. New York was hardest hit, accounting for roughly half the cases, but was also ahead of the rest of the country in aggressively testing and quarantining. An … Read More

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Dr. Anthony Fauci says Trump decided not to impose a strict quarantine on parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut after officials had “very intensive discussions” at the White House last night https://t.co/E5EzSSIKha pic.twitter.com/GaVHj43ffS — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 29, 2020

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President Trump asks the CDC to issue a strong travel advisory for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, but not a quarantine https://t.co/uiUvtpfSMM pic.twitter.com/6b5I3qPqkh — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 29, 2020

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President Trump signs the $2 trillion stimulus bill, which includes sending checks to people, and help for health care providers and other businesses https://t.co/IrZ3AkxUGD pic.twitter.com/QDOXp6ywg7 — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 27, 2020

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President Trump invokes the Defense Production Act for the first time, requiring General Motors to manufacture ventilators to help with the coronavirus pandemic https://t.co/v9jGXnuTCJ pic.twitter.com/rfdVzdPJ8Q — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) March 27, 2020