BILES TO COMPETE: @JamesAALongman is in Tokyo with Day 10 highlights from the Olympic Games as gymnastics champ, Simone Biles, is set to compete in the balance beam final a week after she stepped away to focus on her mental health.
Every day in the United States, as of 2019, ~1,800 people die of heart disease; 1,640 of cancer; 470 by accident; 430 of chronic lower respiratory disease; 410 of stroke; 330 of Alzheimer's. Our seven-day rolling average of deaths from covid in the US is now 324.
Marjorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert were the lone two members to vote against a bill that would reauthorize the National Marrow Donor Program, which matches bone marrow donors and cord blood units with patients who have leukemia and other diseases The bill passed 415-2
Thanks to everyone that tuned into Act1 of #TheLPShow ! It was so much fun and felt great to connect with you in this new way. I hope this brings a little light into your day. Check out some of the highlights now over on YouTube
Fauci makes a plea to all Americans. If you get it, even inadvertently, you are part of process of infection that could badly hurt or kill someone’s grandparent or a kid with leukemia. It’s not just about you. “We can either be part of the solution or part of the problem.”
Joined the #G20VirtualSummit earlier today. Various world leaders discussed ways to fight COVID-19. In my remarks, I spoke about the need to place health and human welfare at the top of our global priorities. Here are the highlights.
WAY TO GO! 6-year-old John Oliver just finished his very last chemo treatment and beat leukemia, so his entire school celebrated by giving him a standing ovation! ❤️? MORE:
Why do reputable news organizations carry these daily Trump press conferences live? They are filled with misinformation and propaganda. From the President himself, no less. The country would be far better served and informed if they used highlights later. Enough is enough.