Tag Archives: Trump

Regeneron Asks F.D.A. for Emergency Approval for Drug That Trump Claimed Cured Him

The drug maker Regeneron said on Wednesday evening that it had submitted an application to the Food and Drug Administration for emergency approval of the experimental antibody cocktail that President Trump had praised just hours earlier without evidence as a “cure” for the coronavirus. The company said that at first, access to the treatment would… Read More »

The Trump health update that raises more questions

A brief press conference at Walter Reed Medical Center on Saturday sought to provide answers, but may only have raised more questions about President Trump’s clinical status since his COVID-19 diagnosis. The main point of contention between White House physician Sean Conley, DO, and reporters was if the president ever received supplemental oxygen. Conley said… Read More »

Congress and Trump thrown lifeline on pandemic relief legislation

A late effort to find a compromise between Republicans and Democrats on further pandemic relief may provide a path out of the stalemate. Members of the bipartisan House Problem Solvers Caucus released a $ 2 trillion package Tuesday meant to appeal to both parties. The proposal includes measures to bring back the Paycheck Protection Program… Read More »

Democratic Convention, Night 2: Defending the ACA and Attacking Trump on Pandemic

This story was produced in partnership with PolitiFact. This story can be republished for free (details). The second night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention featured a 17-person keynote speech, past presidents, a roll call vote that doubled as a virtual tour of the United States and an emphasis on health care and national security… Read More »