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Trump 'downplayed' COVID-19 -Rep. Clyburn

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Trump 'downplayed' COVID-19  -Rep. Clyburn

Trump 'downplayed' COVID-19 -Rep. Clyburn

U.S. Representative Jim Clyburn placed blame on the White House and specifically President Donald Trump for "downplaying" the coronavirus during his opening statement at a hearing including National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci on Capitol Hill.

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