Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Federal Emergency Management Agency Launches Website To Combat False Rumors

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has incubated many rumors, from suggestions that a national lockdown is being planned to military deployments. FEMA is trying to dispel these myths through a website.

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FEMA's Fight Against Disinformation, From National Lockdown Rumors To Stockpiling

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

"Do not believe the disinformation campaigns," Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf tweeted. "Please do not pass it along. Use trusted local and federal government sources."

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Fact-Checking 5 Trump Administration Claims On The Coronavirus Pandemic

Saturday, March 21, 2020

The White House has announced a flurry of actions it says are making a difference against the coronavirus pandemic, but a closer look finds some aren't what they seem and others remain to be executed.

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Nikki Haley Resigns From Boeing's Board Over Coronavirus Bailout Bid

Friday, March 20, 2020

The former U.S. envoy to the U.N. said she "cannot support a move to lean on the federal government for a stimulus."

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Trump Administration Seeks $46 Billion For Agencies To Deal With The Coronavirus

Friday, March 20, 2020

The White House is asking Congress to approve billions for agencies and programs across the federal government. Here's a breakdown of what each agency would get.

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Known For Disaster Aid, FEMA Prepares For New Challenge With Coronavirus Relief

Thursday, March 19, 2020

The agency is best known for coordinating aid after natural disasters such as hurricanes and tornadoes. But responding to the coronavirus pandemic is a very different job.

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Federal Employees Demand More Telework Capacity, As Personnel Management Head Quits

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Federal workers want to be able to telework during the coronavirus pandemic. While the Trump administration says it's encouraging it, in practice it's not so clear federal agencies are.

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Trump: Coronavirus Guidance Includes Avoiding Gatherings Of More Than 10 People

Monday, March 16, 2020

The White House task force announced stricter recommendations for at least the next 15 days to stop the spread of the pandemic.

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Accusations About The Obama Administration And Swine Flu

Friday, March 13, 2020

In a series of tweets, President Trump faulted former President Barack Obama's response to the H1N1 pandemic 11 years ago as his own administration faces scrutiny for its handling of the coronavirus.

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President Trump Declares National Emergency As Coronavirus Pandemic Grows

Friday, March 13, 2020

The move frees up as much as $50 billion to help states deal with the crisis. But Trump overstated the readiness of a website to help anxious people find testing.

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In Reversal, Trump Administration Now Urges Agencies To Allow Telework

Friday, March 13, 2020

The coronavirus has led many employers to tell their workers to telework. But the federal government has sent mixed messages.

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Trump Defends Travel Ban, Says Stock Market Will Bounce Back

Thursday, March 12, 2020

President Trump brushed off concerns about the plunge in the stock market after he announced new restrictions for European travelers.

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Coronavirus FAQ: The U.S. Ban On Travel From Europe, Explained

Thursday, March 12, 2020

President Trump announced a ban on foreign nationals entering the United States. American citizens and permanent residents returning from a select list of countries are exempt from the restrictions.

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NIH Official Urges Vigilance On Coronavirus As White House Floats Economic Proposals

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

"As a nation, we can't be doing the kinds of things we were doing a few months ago," NIH official Anthony Fauci said. President Trump and Vice President Pence are discussing options with lawmakers.

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Secret Service Ready To Protect Biden And Sanders, But It Hasn't Been Asked

Saturday, March 07, 2020

An incident on Super Tuesday has raised questions about why the agency isn't protecting the Democratic presidential candidates.

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Trump Says He Still Has To Shake Hands, Despite Coronavirus Concerns

Thursday, March 05, 2020

At a town hall Thursday evening, he contradicted health officials' advice to avoid the traditional greeting.

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Sanders Wins California, Largest Super Tuesday Prize, Fueled By Latino Vote

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Bernie Sanders was always expected to do well in California, with its large population of Latino voters and energized progressives. On Tuesday, he lived up to those expectations.

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Off The Record: Trump Administration Criticized For How It Keeps Documents

Monday, February 24, 2020

Activists say the White House has failed to keep notes of the president's meetings with foreign leaders, and that immigration records could be destroyed.

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Some Fear White House Is Destroying Or Failing To Keep Public Records

Friday, February 21, 2020

Historians say the Trump administration is deliberately destroying its public record, from records documenting mistreatment of undocumented immigrants to notes from meetings with foreign leaders.

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Barr Has Considered Resigning Over Trump's Remarks

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

A spokeswoman says the attorney general has "no plans to resign," but the news adds to questions about the politicization of the Justice Department in this administration.

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