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‘Go To Work And Die?’ Ex-RNC Chair Fact-Checks Trump On Coronavirus Protests

President Donald Trump defended those protesting stay-at-home orders to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. But a former official of his own party is calling him out over it. Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele says those demonstrators aren’t just putting their own lives at risk, they’re also endangering the lives of vulnerable people around them. Trump […]

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Not That Many Americans Can Actually Work From Home During The Coronavirus Outbreak

As the coronavirus outbreak spreads, more and more companies are urging their employees to work from home to help limit transmission. But that isn’t an option for many Americans. Employees who can telework tend to be concentrated in higher-paying positions that require more education ― i.e., white-collar office jobs. In recent years, workers with advanced […]

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Larry Kudlow Again Insists Coronavirus Is ‘Contained,’ Urges Americans: ‘Stay At Work’

As health experts warn of increasing coronavirus cases and urge workers to telecommute, President Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, declared again on Friday that the disease is “contained” and urged Americans: “Stay at work.”  Trump also insisted Friday: “We stopped it,” apparently referring to cases coming in from China. The comments underscored a widening […]