Live
News
Trending
Search
Statistics
We monitor pandemic related news globally.
We monitor pandemic related news globally.

Trump reports ‘no symptoms,’ returns to downplaying virus

A pandemic of a disease is a disease that is prevalent over a whole country or the world. Our site monitors pandemic related news globally.Check back often for new updates.
We have launched a COVID-19 statistics center. Click statistics on the menu bar below.

Trump reports 'no symptoms,' returns to downplaying virus

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump, said to be making progress in his recovery from COVID-19, tweeted his eagerness to return to the campaign trail even as the outbreak that has killed more than 210,000 Americans reached ever more widely into the upper echelons of the U.S. government.

As Trump convalesced out of sight in the White House on Tuesday, the administration defended the protections it has put in place to protect the staff working there to treat and support him. Trump again publicly played down the virus on Twitter after his return from a three-day hospitalization, though even more aides tested positive, including one of his closest advisers, Stephen Miller.

In one significant national coronavirus action, Trump declared there would be no action before the election on economic-stimulus legislation — an announcement that came not long after the Federal Reserve chairman said such help was essential for recovery with the nation reeling from the human and economic cost of the pandemic. Stocks fell on the White House news.

As for Trump’s own recovery, his doctor, Navy Cmdr. Sean Conley, said in a letter that the president had a “restful” Monday night at the White House and “reports no symptoms.”

Meanwhile, Trump was grappling with next political steps exactly four weeks from Election Day. Anxious to project strength, Trump, who is still contagious with the virus, tweeted Tuesday that he was planning to attend next week’s debate with Democrat Joe Biden in Miami and "It will be great!”

Biden, for his part, said he and Trump “shouldn’t have a debate” as long as the president remains COVID positive.

Biden told reporters in Pennsylvania that he […]

Join us on Reddit

Be part of our community, share and discuss all virus outbreak matters.
Trending News
  • Birx notes harm of virus fatigue Birx notes harm of virus fatigue
  • Are you a virus super-spreader? Here is how researchers identify their physiological characteristics Are you a virus super-spreader? Here is how researchers identify their physiological characteristics
  • Virus Cases Spike In Nursing Homes; See Numbers In Maryland Virus Cases Spike In Nursing Homes; See Numbers In Maryland
  • Virus Updates: AstraZeneca Vaccine Shows Promise; COVID Survivor Warns of Chronic Symptoms Virus Updates: AstraZeneca Vaccine Shows Promise; COVID Survivor Warns of Chronic Symptoms
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Monoclonal Antibodies for Treatment of COVID-19
  • Arizona officials urge Thanksgiving caution as virus cases soar Arizona officials urge Thanksgiving caution as virus cases soar
  • Why Are States Imposing Virus Curfews? Why Are States Imposing Virus Curfews?
  • Russia’s health system under strain as the virus surges back Russia’s health system under strain as the virus surges back
  • University of Iowa lecturer’s act of Thanksgiving kindness becomes a viral sensation University of Iowa lecturer’s act of Thanksgiving kindness becomes a viral sensation
  • France Plans Phased Easing; FDA Approves Treatment: Virus Update France Plans Phased Easing; FDA Approves Treatment: Virus Update
  • Coronavirus: WHO prepares team to investigate the origins of the virus Coronavirus: WHO prepares team to investigate the origins of the virus
  • Hong Kong and Singapore Postpone Travel Bubble: Virus Update Hong Kong and Singapore Postpone Travel Bubble: Virus Update
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!