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Poll: 36 percent of Americans less likely to take coronavirus vaccine if Trump says it’s safe

[unable to retrieve full-text content]A new Reuters/Ipsos poll showed that a quarter of Americans have “little to no interest” in taking a coronavirus vaccine and are skeptical that the safety of the vaccine could be compromised based on the rate of which vaccines are being developed amid the outbreak. FOX News

White House to wind down coronavirus task force as focus shifts to aftermath: Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House coronavirus task force will wind down as the country moves into a second phase that focuses on the aftermath of the outbreak, President Donald Trump said on Tuesday. Trump confirmed the plans after Vice President Mike Pence, who leads the group, told reporters the White House may start moving… Read More »

Trump forced into tough talk about possibility of virus resurgence in the fall

President Trump was forced into a public reckoning Wednesday about the possibility of the coronavirus coming back in the fall, even as he tried to project optimism that the country is emerging from the pandemic and that the economy is opening back up. The situation arose when Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Robert… Read More »

Trump wants some states to reopen soon but new outbreaks continue in nursing homes and food processing plants

“Our national shutdown is not a sustainable long-term solution,” Trump told reporters. Trump unveiled new guidelines on Thursday to help states loosen social distancing restrictions and restart the economy. The guidelines, which won’t be mandatory, suggest a phased approach that will still keep schools closed and allow some restaurants and gyms to operate under social… Read More »