Trump Accuses FDA Of Playing Politics With COVID-19 Vaccine Guidelines

President Trump addresses reporters during a Wednesday news conference. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joshua Roberts/Getty Images President Trump addresses reporters during a Wednesday news conference. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images President Trump on Wednesday decried reported health agency efforts to issue stricter guidelines for …

Trump Says Distribution Of Coronavirus Vaccines Could Begin As Early as next month

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a plan for distributing coronavirus vaccines. Later, President Trump said the government could begin the distribution as early as next month. AILSA CHANG, HOST: The Trump Administration released a plan today for distributing a future coronavirus vaccine, …

Trump Says His Misleading Coronavirus Comments Were Meant To Show ‘Strength’

President Trump on Thursday denies that his comments downplaying the severity of the coronavirus to the American public were a “lie.” Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Trump on Thursday denies that his comments downplaying the severity of the coronavirus …

California Gov. Says Trump Unemployment Executive Order Spells Disaster For Budget

Gov. Gavin Newsom, pictured in April, opted not to respond to questions about the resignation of the state’s director of the Department of Public Health. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images Gov. Gavin Newsom, pictured in April, opted not …

Trudeau Won’t Visit Trump. Most Canadians Don’t Want To Cross The Border Either

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses a news conference last month in Chelsea, Quebec. David Kawai/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption David Kawai/Bloomberg via Getty Images Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses a news conference last month in Chelsea, Quebec. David Kawai/Bloomberg via …

WHO’s Measured Reaction To Trump’s Pledge To Cut U.S. Ties To The Agency

On Monday, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the World Health Organization, gave his reaction to Trump’s declaration — which he learned about from the president’s media briefing Friday. Above: Tedros at a press conference earlier this year. Denis Balibouse/Reuters hide caption toggle caption Denis …

Fact Check: Trump Administration Document And Its 3,000 Deaths A Day Scenario

Medical workers take in patients outside a coronavirus intake area at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Spencer Platt/Getty Images Medical workers take in patients outside a coronavirus intake area at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New …

In COVID Briefings, Trump Again Relies On Both Shock And Strategic Retreat

President Trump arrives for the coronavirus task force briefing at the White House on Thursday. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images President Trump arrives for the coronavirus task force briefing at the White House on Thursday. Mandel …

Trump Declares Coronavirus A Public Health Emergency And Restricts Travel From China

On Friday, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar declared the novel coronavirus a public health emergency in the United States. From left, in Washington D.C., are Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun, Acting Transportation Undersecretary Joel Szabat, Azar, and National Institute of Allergy and …

Trump Administration Issues Partial And Temporary E-Cigarette Ban

The FDA plans to ban all flavors from e-cigarette cartridges except menthol and tobacco. Flavored vaping products will be allowed back on the market after companies submit to an FDA review process. AILSA CHANG, HOST: The Trump administration announced a partial and temporary ban on …