Trump nominates former GSA watchdog as inspector general for coronavirus response
Monday, 6 April 2020 President Trump on Monday nominated a White House lawyer and former government watchdog to serve as special inspector general overseeing the coronavirus recovery, amid calls for even more oversight of the administration’s handling of the crisis.
The top U.S. federal watchdog vowed on Saturday to continue to conduct "aggressive" independent oversight of government agencies, after President Donald Trump fired the inspector general of the U.S. intelligence community late Friday night. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
The number of deaths from coronavirus in the U.S. doubled in three days. In response, 80 percent of Americans were put under lockdown and told to stay home. Even so, President Donald Trump said there..