Sir Keir Starmer has called on the government to fix the ‘test, trace and isolate’ adding that they don’t have a clear strategy to tackle covid. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he will not hesitate to bring in further measures in an effort to control the spread of coronavirus. His comments come during a press conference at 10 Downing Street. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has addressed Parliament today in the hopes of having the government's emergency powers renewed. The move comes as the Speaker of the House, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, condemned the government's use of said powers during the coronavirus pandemic, adding that they’ve treated the house with “contempt”. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin urged airlines to delay tens of thousands of furloughs set to begin at midnight Thursday as he and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi try to reach a wide-ranging stimulus deal, which includes help for the ailing industry. Conway G. Gittens reports.
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday she hoped to have a coronavirus aid deal with the White House this week, after speaking with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin for almost an hour. Colette Luke has more.
· House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was an early voice calling for a fourth stimulus package.
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