US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters
US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters

politico | Trump White House plots break-up of coronavirus task force

  • Pandemic response efforts will be handed over to federal agencies, US Vice-President Mike Pence says
  • Trump has turned attention almost entirely toward reopening economy as more than some states ease Covid-19 restrictions

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters
US Vice-President Mike Pence addresses a coronavirus task force briefing flanked by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci and White House coronavirus coordinator Dr Deborah Birx at the White House in April. Photo: Reuters
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