As per the latest updates on Coronavirus pandemic, Trump has called for National Guard for helping the 3 most-affected states
As per the latest updates on Coronavirus, President Donald Trump has approved of major disaster declarations in New York and Washington state. The two states have been hit the hardest by the Covid-19 cases, as announced by the president on Sunday.
Trump has called for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), who will be working diligently to assist the states that have been hit the hardest by the coronavirus pandemic; including the National Guard in the 3 states.
Updates on 22nd March for coronavirus news stated that the Senate had failed to continue on the procedural vote for moving ahead with economic stimulus bills. The estimated range could be between $1.5 and $2 trillion. The absence of many senators, self-quarantining due to coronavirus have swept off many Republicans who are not able to vote.
Senator Rand Paul was tested positive for COVID-19, making him the first to be attacked by the virus. Other senators – Mike Lee and Mitt Romney, quarantined themselves after being in close contact with Paul.
Coronavirus pandemic numbers have risen to 31,000 in the U.S with the death cases topping to 400, crossing China and Italy. Italy makes its milestones over the weekends in the worst days in the country so far. On 20th March, 627 people died of COVID-19 while the following day recording death cases of 793.
Globally, the coronavirus pandemic cases have risen to more than 329,000, accounting the total death of 14,000.