The Trump administration is formalizing new guidance to recommend that many, if not almost all, Americans wear face coverings when leaving home, in an effort to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. 6:53 p.m.
At one of the most perilous moments in modern American history, Jared Kushner is trying in a disjointed White House to marshal the forces of government for the war his father-in-law says he is waging. 5:58 p.m.
Two weeks ago, the Pentagon promised to make as many as 2,000 military ventilators available as the federal government strains to contend with the coronavirus pandemic. As of Wednesday, less than half had been allocated, despite a desperate need across the country. 5:02 p.m.
House Democrats are drafting legislation that would create a bipartisan commission to study the U.S. government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, modeled on one that examined the 9/11 attacks. 5:46 p.m.