Today at the WH. Pres has conference call with state, local and tribal leaders to discuss Coronavirus situation. Followed by call with faith leaders on same subject. Coronavirus press briefing scheduled for 5pm/ET.
Former Pres. George W. Bush warned in 2005 of the importance of being prepared for a possible pandemic: "One day, many lives could be needlessly lost because we failed to act today."
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LOOK: The Roman Catholic Prelature of Batanes joins hand in hand with the PNP Batanes led by PLTCOL Glenn Roy M. Gabon in responding with Pres. Duterte's call for synchronized Inter-Faith prayer and simultaneous ringing of the bell in churches (1/2) | via Jhon Dave Ablat
Pres. Duterte issues Administrative Order declaring the interruption of the period for the filing of appeals, petitions for review, pleadings, motions and the like regarding disciplinary cases before the Office of the President during the quarantine. | @LeilasINQ
Panelo says Pres. Duterte will continue to perform his duties, give directives. | @LeilasINQ
@jaketapper directly addresses Pres. Trump: “The American people ... need someone to explain what is going to be done to get us out of this. It’s a moment that requires leadership. It requires honest information. It requires empathy and it requires a plan. Do you have one?”