Investigation finds CDC minimized coronavirus pandemic under White House pressure
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
A USA Today investigation that looked at tens of thousands of internal records and conducted over a hundred interviews found that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention repeatedly minimized the coronavirus pandemic under political pressure from the White House. USA Today investigative reporter Brett Murphy joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano with more.
You Might Like
💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions
Jared Kushner on Trump taking pandemic efforts "back from the doctors"CBS News has obtained audio of an April interview with President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, where he said the president was taking..
Israeli zeal for second Trump term matched by Palestinian enmityAnyone in any doubt about Benjamin Netanyahu’s preferred candidate in the US presidential election need only visit his personal Twitter account. Right at the..
Trump says Miles Taylor should be prosecuted, fired for ‘Anonymous’ op-ed‘It turned out to be a low-level staffer, a sleazebag, who has never worked in the White House.’ Miles Taylor, former Department of Homeland Security (DHS)..
Race to the White House: Border closure stops people 'moving to Canada' if Trump winsHistory is repeating itself in more ways than one as Donald Trump chases four more years in office as President of the United States.In 2016, hordes of..
Race to the White House: Social media CEOs get earful on bias, warning of new limitsWith next week's election looming, the CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google received a hectoring from Republicans at a Senate hearing Wednesday for alleged..
Coronavirus updates: Wisconsin reports worst day of deaths, cases; 3 Western states join California vaccine review group; 226K US deathsHawaii to welcome Japanese visitors beginning Nov. 6. Wisconsin reports worst day of deaths, cases. CDC survey on mask usage. Latest COVID news.
Is America ready to roll out a coronavirus vaccine?The earliest a coronavirus vaccine is expected to be ready for FDA authorization is the end of November. The CDC has already given states $200 million to prepare..
CDC offers voters tips to reduce COVID-19 spread at the polls
Credit: ABC Action News Duration: 01:56Published
CDC Warns Of Listeria Outbreak Linked To Deli Meats
Credit: Wochit News Duration: 00:39Published
More than 75 million Americans have already votedMore than 75 million Americans have already cast their ballots in the 2020 election, with six days to go. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and Politico..
Questions and concerns about voting and mail-in ballotsOn Wednesday, the Supreme Court declined to rule before the election on Pennsylvania's extended window for mail-in ballots to arrive. Rachel Glickhouse, from..
Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins aiming to flip Louisiana's U.S. Senate seat blueLouisiana Republican Senator Bill Cassidy is facing 14 challengers in the race for his seat. His top challenger is Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins, a Democrat..
Defacing of Trump campaign website sparks cybersecurity concernsPresident Trump's campaign website briefly appeared to be hacked Tuesday amid heightened concerns over cybersecurity ahead of the 2020 election. CNET senior..
Trump and Biden set sights on battleground states with one week until electionThe Trump and Biden campaigns are making their final pitches to voters in key battleground states with just one week until Election Day. CBSN political reporter..
Related videos from verified sources
Tweets about this