Georgia’s Governor Rejects White House Report Critical Of State’s Virus Response

With bars and restaurants still open, Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp is pushing back on the latest report from the Trump Administration which says the state leads the nation in new infections. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Governor Brian Kemp of Georgia is rejecting the latest report …

White House Wants ‘Greater Cooperation’ From Airlines For Coronavirus Fight

President Trump toured the National Institutes of Health on Tuesday with top health official Anthony Fauci — part of a series of events and meetings the White House is using to show it has the response to coronavirus in hand. Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images …

The White House Says Nursing Home Regulations Are Too Tough

The Trump administration wants reduce the “burden” on nursing home operators by relaxing the rules governing the facilities. Critics see troubling implications for the care of millions of residents. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Rolling back federal regulations has been a cornerstone of the Trump presidency. Now …

Academic Science Rethinks All-Too-White ‘Dude Walls’ Of Honor

All the portraits hanging on the wall inside the Louis Bornstein Family Amphitheater at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston on June 12, 2018 were of men, nearly all white. The portraits have since been removed. Pat Greenhouse/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption toggle …