DAY 40 - The COVID-19 Daily Podcast with Dave Trafford
This is DAY 40 of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s what you need to know on Sunday, April 19, 2020 <<<<>>> While Canadian political and public health leaders appear to be singing from the same hymnal, the relations between Washington and the state capitals has been less productive. We’ll talk about that coming up in the podcast. US President makes unsubstantiated claims that China deliberately allowed the novel coronavirus to spread The New York Times is reporting that top Trump advisers are pushing the president to take a hardline on China as a re-election strategy. New wave of infections threatens to collapse Japan hospitals More than 260 million Orthodox Christians observe Easter amid lockdown Denmark reopens some of its business causing a stampede for haircuts. Meanwhile, here at home, CTV’s Jill Machyshon says the latest round of panic buying in Canada is on hair colour products! NEWSWEEK reports: While Americans Hoarded Toilet Paper, Hand Sanitizer and Masks, Russians Withdrew $13.6B in Cash from ATMs <<<>>> While Canadian political and public health leaders appear to be singing from the same hymnal, the relations between Washington and the state capitals has been less productive. David Schultz is a professor of political science and constitutional law at Hamline University in Minnesota. <<<>>> IF YOU HAVE A STORY ABOUT YOUR EXPERIENCE YOU WANT TO SHARE…send me an email. DAVE@DAVETRAFFORD.COM or connect with me on TWITTER @DaveTrafford. DISCLAIMER: THE VIEWPOINTS EXPRESSED IN THIS PODCAST REPRESENT THE OPINIONS OF THE HOST AND PARTICIPANTS AS OF THE DATE OF PUBLICATION AND ARE NOT INTENDED TO BE A SUBSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL ADVICE AND BEST PRACTICES BY LEADING MEDICAL AUTHORITIES AS THE INFORMATION SURROUNDING THE CURRENT CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC IS CONSTANTLY EVOLVING.