Coronavirus Task Force: 5.1 million Americans have been tested for COVID-19

President Trump says 18 states are showing a decline in COVID-19 cases in last seven days.

News 12 Staff

Apr 24, 2020, 8:06 PM

Updated 1,494 days ago

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Coronavirus Task Force: 5.1 million Americans have been tested for COVID-19
Briefing Notes:
  • President Trump: 18 states are showing a decline in COVID-19 cases in last seven days.
  • President Trump says there are plans to send ventilators to other countries, such as Mexico, Indonesia, France and Germany.
  • FDA Commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn says they have a team of more than 18,000 doctors and scientists working to test drugs/vaccines for COVID-19.
  • Dr. Hahn says there are currently no approved therapeutics for COVID-19. He says 72 trials for therapeutics are underway.
  • VP Pence says 5.1 million Americans have been tested for COVID-19.
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