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Biden warns Trump and Amy Coney Barrett pose existential threat to healthcare ahead of Supreme Court fight

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden pegged President Trump’s Supreme Court pick Judge Amy Coney Barrett as an existential threat to healthcare as the court prepares to consider a critical Obamacare case amid the coronavirus pandemic. “She has a written track record of disagreeing with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision upholding the Affordable Care Act. She… Read More »

Fauci warns coronavirus will not ‘disappear’ as cases eclipse 4.5M

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, warned Friday that the coronavirus pandemic won’t end on its own. “I do not believe it would disappear because it’s such a highly transmissible virus, it is unlikely that it’s going to disappear,” Fauci told the House special committee tasked with monitoring the government’s response to… Read More »

As states consider reopening, CDC director warns coronavirus outbreak could be worse this winter

“There’s a possibility that the assault of the virus on our nation next winter will actually be even more difficult than the one we just went through,” CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield said in an interview with The Washington Post. “And when I’ve said this to others, they kind of put their head back, they… Read More »

WHO warns of global shortage of medical equipment to fight coronavirus

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday warned of a global shortage and price gouging for protective equipment to fight the fast-spreading coronavirus and asked companies and governments to increase production by 40% as the death toll from the respiratory illness mounted. An employee in a drug store wraps protective face masks,… Read More »