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An explosive documentary details how Jared Kushner’s coronavirus task force consisted mainly of 20-something volunteers buying PPE with personal email accounts

For several weeks in March and April, Max Kennedy Jr., then 26, served on Jared Kushner’s White House COVID-19 Supply Chain Task Force. Kennedy, who is Robert F. Kennedy’s grandson, describes the task force in a new documentary, called “Totally Under Control,” which is now streaming on Hulu. According to […]
An explosive documentary details how Jared Kushner’s coronavirus task force consisted mainly of 20-something volunteers buying PPE with personal email accounts
Markets

Trump’s vaunted task force to reopen the US economy became a marathon series of phone calls with 200 corporate leaders instead

President Trump’s economic task force became a series of four phone calls with 200 corporate leaders on Wednesday, Bloomberg reported. The president praised the calls, calling them “productive” in a Monday tweet. But some business leaders said they were invited at the last minute to participate, which triggered confusion about […]
Trump’s vaunted task force to reopen the US economy became a marathon series of phone calls with 200 corporate leaders instead
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A former Reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy

Former Reagan economic advisor Arthur Laffer wants to cut the salaries of government officials and academics to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy. His proposal also includes a payroll tax cut until the end of the year. Laffer has been mentioned as a possible leader of the second coronavirus task force aimed […]
A former Reagan economist wants to slash the salaries of professors and public officials — while simultaneously proposing tax cuts to stimulate the coronavirus-stricken economy
Strategy

Meet Jerome Adams. The US surgeon general on the coronavirus task force who is guiding Americans on ways to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, and was praised by President Trump for doing ‘a fantastic job’

Surgeon General Jerome Adams warned the country that this week is predicted to be the worst of the pandemic so far, comparing it as a moment in history to Pearl Harbour and 9/11. Adams joined the Coronavirus Task Force in March 2020 and has since received praise from President Donald […]
Meet Jerome Adams. The US surgeon general on the coronavirus task force who is guiding Americans on ways to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, and was praised by President Trump for doing ‘a fantastic job’