White House

White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet

Published:
Updated:
Only a handful of states, including West Virginia and Rhode Island, have said they’ve already tested every nursing home resident, AP found.Read more

White House to require West Wing visitors and staff to wear masks

Published:
Updated:
The new White House rule comes after two staffers last week tested positive for COVID-19.Read more

White House recommends testing all nursing home residents and staff

Published:
Updated:
The White House coronavirus task force coordinator told governors to focus over the next two weeks on testing all 1 million nursing home residents.Read more


White House to direct supply of COVID-19 drug remdesivir amid access fears

Published:
Updated:
Alarm is growing in the medical community about access to remdesivir, the drug that the FDA has cleared for emergency use for some coronavirus patients.Read more

Fauci, 2 other members of White House coronavirus task force in quarantine

Published:
Updated:
Dr. Anthony Fauci, CDC Director Robert Redfield and FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn are quarantined after contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.Read more

Report: Top White House officials buried CDC advice on reopening

Published:
Updated:
Emails show CDC experts spent weeks on guidance to help the country deal with the coronavirus, only to see their work quashed by political appointees, AP reports.Read more

Coronavirus task force 'will continue on indefinitely', President Trump says

Published:
Updated:
The president's announcement came one day after Vice President Mike Pence said the White House coronavirus task force could be winding down by early June.Read more

White House sends condolences to Canadian shooting victims

Published:
Updated:
The weekend attack was the deadliest shooting in Canadian history.Read more

Trump uses daily coronavirus briefing to air complimentary video

Published:
Updated:
The video, produced in-house by Trump's social media director and others, showed news clips and praise from some governors.Read more


White House says no 'surprise' bills for COVID-19 patients

Published:
Updated:
Surprise bills happen when a patient with insurance gets treated at an out-of-network emergency room, or when an out-of-network doctor assists with a procedure.Read more

Stephanie Grisham out as White House press secretary, will head first lady's staff

Published:
Updated:
White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham is leaving her job without ever holding a formal press briefing.Read more