US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP

politico | Donald Trump removes independent watchdog for coronavirus funds, upending oversight panel

  • Pentagon official Glenn Fine was originally meant to oversee pandemic relief effort, but was taken off the committee
  • Move comes as Trump makes broad push against inspectors general scrutinising his actions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP
US President Donald Trump speaks during an unscheduled briefing at the White House on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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