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Department of Health and Human Services

World Health Organization records worst day | 5/21/2020

… on the number of COVID-19 cases in a particular region, not all businesses and institutions should reopen just yet. Joe Biden said Wednesday it’s “totally irresponsible” for President Donald Trump to be taking and … of COVID-19 patients. A letter addressed Wednesday to the Department of Health and Human Services said a failure to track demographic data about LGBTQ identities will “make it difficult for health care providers and …

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World Health Organization records worst day | NBC News | 5/21/2020

CDC cautioned that, depending on the number of COVID-19 cases in a particular region, not all businesses and institutions should reopen just yet. Joe Biden said Wednesday it’s “totally irresponsible” for President Donald Trump to be taking and touting the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as a way to prevent COVID-19. “There’s no serious medical personnel out there saying to use that drug, it’s counterproductive, it’s not going to …

Rice University

In Pennsylvania, Signs That Trump’s Attacks on Mail Voting Could Backfire | U.S. News & World Report | 5/15/2020

… nominating contest for the major political parties. That decision has effectively been made already because Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden are running unopposed for their respective nominations. But the balloting also features competitive … health emergency, said Robert Stein, a political science professor at Rice University who has studied mail balloting. “It’s a terrible mistake for Republicans,” Stein said. “There is one party embracing innovation and there’s another fighting …

Food and Drug Administration

Coronavirus US live: Trump fumes as White House staffers test positive and death toll nears 80,000 | World news | The Guardian | 5/9/2020

… administration, according to a recording obtained by Yahoo News. ‘It happened all at once’: Tara Reade details assault claim against Joe Biden in Megyn Kelly interview . The former staffer discusses her allegation against the presumptive … Post has reported citing a CDC spokesperson. Late Friday, the Food and Drug Administration commissioner, Stephen Hahn, said he will spend the next couple of weeks in self-quarantine after coming into contact with someone …

ACA

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Reade speaks after Biden denies allegations | 5/8/2020

In her first on-camera interview since Joe Biden denied her allegations against him last Friday, Tara Reade addressed Biden directly in her interview with Megyn Kelly, CBS News campaign reporter Bo Erickson reports. “You … denies allegations 2020 Daily Trail Markers: States file defense of ACA with Supreme Court 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Campaigns learn to adjust to digital organizing 2020 Daily Trail Markers: Reade says her complaint did not …

PACS

Democratic super PAC, Trump campaign launch new ad campaigns | NBC News | 5/8/2020

… super PAC, Trump campaign launch new ad campaigns WASHINGTON — Unite the Country, a super PAC that supports apparent Democratic nominee Joe Biden, and President Trump’s campaign are spending big money ahead of the parties’ conventions … the Democratic primaries. Now, it is one of several super PACs working to boost Biden in the general election. While this ad signals a positive message, another prominent super PAC, Priorities USA, has been spending …

Apple Health

President Trump Will Visit N95 Mask Facility In Phoenix : NPR | 5/5/2020

NPR subscribe to Coronavirus Daily podcast NPR One Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Pocket Casts Spotify RSS link Trump Returns To The Road With Arizona Trip To Mask-Maker Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email May 5, 2020 … state. An average of recent polls shows former Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, leading in head-to-head matchups. Although horse race polling this far out, and especially in the middle …

Kaiser Family Foundation

Biden plan seeks to aid black community, address racial disparities in COVID-19 | MSN | 5/5/2020

Michael Brochstein/Echoes Wire/Barcroft Media via Getty Images Joe Biden speaks about the Coronavirus and the response to it at the Hotel Du Pont in Wilmington, Delaware. Former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign released … of air pollution,” the plan says, citing data from the Kaiser Family Foundation and a recent study from Harvard University . (MORE: Essential farmworkers risk COVID-19 exposure to maintain food supply) On the economic front …

Howard University

Biden pressed to choose a black woman as his running mate | Yahoo News | 5/5/2020

After a devastating start to the Democratic primary, Joe Biden’s campaign was revived when black voters in South Carolina and throughout the South overwhelmingly sided with him. Now that he’s the presumptive Democratic nominee, black … they have given the Democratic Party,” said Niambi Carter, a Howard University political science professor. House Minority Whip Jim Clyburn, whose endorsement in South Carolina was widely credited with helping widen Biden’s winning margin and …

Medicare

Biden’s top potential running mates bring unique strengths — and weaknesses | Yahoo News | 5/4/2020

WASHINGTON — Joe Biden’s selection of a running mate matters more than any other VP pick we can remember — because of Biden’s age, because of the coronavirus, and because it could eventually produce the nation’s first … either on her issue positions (she isn’t a backer of Medicare for All, for example) or her past controversies (like delinquent taxes). Catherine Cortez Masto (U.S. senator, Nevada) Strengths: As a Latina, she’d add a …

NIH

Inside the extraordinary race to invent a coronavirus vaccine | 5/1/2020

… Post 4:27 Trump says his comments about injecting disinfectant inside people was sarcastic The Washington Post 1:28 Who will be Joe Biden’s running mate? The 2020 Fix The Washington Post 2:33 Trump keeps touting unproven … said Joseph Kim, the chief executive of Inovio. Scientists at NIH had been in talks about partnering with a Massachusetts biotechnology company, Moderna, and immediately began designing another vaccine candidate . By the end of the …

Mayo Clinic

Read Joe Biden’s full statement on Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegation | MSN | 5/1/2020

Read Joe Biden’s full statement on Tara Reade’s sexual assault allegation USA TODAY 7 hrs ago USA TODAY Staff, USA TODAY Pence under fire for going maskless at Mayo Clinic Pence under fire for going maskless at Mayo Clinic USA TODAY Coronavirus Chronicles: Dr. Jessica Mumme test herself for coronavirus Coronavirus Chronicles: Dr. Jessica Mumme test herself for coronavirus USA TODAY Bodies found in trucks outside NYC funeral home Bodies …

Biotech

Inside the extraordinary race to invent a coronavirus vaccine | MSN | 5/1/2020

… Post 4:27 Trump says his comments about injecting disinfectant inside people was sarcastic The Washington Post 1:28 Who will be Joe Biden’s running mate? The 2020 Fix The Washington Post 2:33 Trump keeps touting unproven … a weekend in early January, scientists at Inovio Pharmaceuticals, a biotech company outside of Philadelphia, began designing a vaccine for a mysterious pneumonia that didn’t even have a name. They, like other teams around the …

Microsoft Health

Stacey Abrams gambles her political future with vice-presidential gambit | MSN | 4/30/2020

Stacey Abrams gambles her political future with vice-presidential gambit Washington Examiner 3 hrs ago Naomi Lim © Provided by Washington Examiner Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. Stacey Abrams is squandering a plausible chance at winning the Georgia governorship in 2022 by her quixotic bid to be Joe Biden’s …

Medicaid

Medicare applications raise anxiety for seniors in pandemic - CBS News | 4/29/2020

… COVID-19 Trump invokes Defense Production Act for meat processing plants Trump again says coronavirus is “going to go away” Joe Biden wins Ohio primary, a test of mail-in voting Pence forgoes a face … Security said it worked with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to waive certain signature requirements for Part B forms during the pandemic and has set up a dedicated fax number to receive applications …

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

How a Los Angeles doctor got swept up in the swirl of the Trump White House as it confronts the pandemic | STAT | 4/29/2020

… Trump White House as it confronts the Covid-19 pandemic. D Dipasupil/Getty Images, Alex Hogan/STAT H e advised Joe Biden’s initiative to transform the fight against cancer. He interviewed Bill Clinton at last … and Human Services and from agencies including the FDA, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. By and large, Agus has talked with officials about the Oracle …

American Hospital Association

5 key pillars of Biden’s healthcare plan | Healthcare Dive | 4/28/2020

5 key pillars of Biden’s healthcare plan from Solar Power International share Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, unveiled a top-level view of his healthcare plan in July to criticism from progressives and … too. Industry fiercely opposes public option proposals, with trade associations American Hospital Association and America’s Health Insurance Plans arguing they threaten the private healthcare sector, which makes up roughly a fifth of the U.S. economy …

Civis Analytics

Joe Biden’s Vice Presidential Pick Could Cost Democrats A Senate Seat | Yahoo News | 4/26/2020

Joe Biden’s Vice Presidential Pick Could Cost Democrats A Senate Seat Kevin Robillard Both Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar are on Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s list of potential vice presidents, but … said David Shor, the director of political data science at Civis Analytics, which does data work for many major Democratic groups, including Senate Majority PAC, the major Democratic super PAC. Biden is likely to be …

Care Access

Joe Biden’s Vice Presidential Pick Could Cost Democrats A Senate Seat | Yahoo News | 4/26/2020

Joe Biden’s Vice Presidential Pick Could Cost Democrats A Senate Seat Kevin Robillard Both Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar are on Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s list of potential vice presidents, but … imperil Biden’s plans to pass Democratic priorities like expanded health care access, student debt relief and gun control. “People really underestimate the fact that if we win the presidency, the second we win, we’re going …

Cigna

Corporate Media Deny Their Own Existence, Despite Driving Biden’s Primary Victory | The Washington Post | 4/25/2020

… sectors like the fossil fuel and health insurance industries simply don’t exist , or imply that major corporations like ExxonMobil and Cigna don’t try to manipulate public opinion and advance a political agenda in order to … aggressively pushing centrist and right-wing Democratic presidential candidates like Joe Biden onto the electorate, while assailing progressives like Bernie Sanders as “unelectable.” Now that Sanders has dropped out of the race, it’s worth examining …