The embedded video was two minutes and 20 seconds long, and described as including Trump's advice that those who test positive for novel coronavirus COVID-19 should go to work. The virus has spread to over 100 countries with more than 110,000 cases of infection. Democrats are preparing their own package of low-priced virus testing, unemployment insurance and sick pay for workers struggling to keep paychecks coming as the outbreak disrupts workplaces.
U.S. President Donald Trump - who could have been a doctor, if only there was a scrub cap large enough to accommodate his giant brain - can handle a little virus that has been spreading dangerously undetected throughout the United States for weeks. "If you have underlying conditions", he said, "I would recommend strongly that they do not go on a cruise ship".
Trump's health has come under the spotlight as the coronavirus spreads in the United States, with three Republican lawmakers who met with the president having being exposed recently to someone who had tested positive.
New White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci speaks to members of the media in the Brady Press Briefing room of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 21, 2017.
Trump also said he talked on the phone with California Gov. Gavin Newsom about the 3,500 people stuck on a cruise ship anchored off the coast of California.
"The president's press conference last week, that was a trillion dollars", Scaramucci said.
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Mr. Trump's critics will say this is all too late. Trump says he is hoping to bring in help for hourly wage earners. Because a lot people will have this and it's very mild.
"It stands to reason that if people have a certain amount of information - and I don't blame them for this, I understand it", the mayor and Sanders campaign surrogate said on MSNBC's "Morning Joe".
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention submitted the plan this week as a way of trying to control the virus, but White House officials ordered the air travel recommendation be removed, said the official who had direct knowledge of the plan. Trump did say he would defer to the medical experts and Pence later said the ship would be brought to a US port. "When they hit us, we have to hit back".
The Securities and Exchange Commission, which monitors financial markets, encouraged employees at its Washington headquarters to work from home after an employee there had respiratory symptoms and was referred for coronavirus testing. "It turned out negative, so we'll see if we can do it", he said of the visit.
"CDC has issued guidance to these employees, including self-quarantine for 14 days after they have returned to their duty stations for those returning from certain areas".