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Michigan's Whitmer says lack of national strategy has created 'porous situation' for coronavirus to spread

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Sunday that a better national strategy is needed to battle the coronavirus pandemic and that President Trump’s assertion that the federal government should not be the first line of defense against the contagion is “creating a more pourous situation.”

Bill Gates: Pandemic is 'nightmare scenario,' but national response can reduce casualties

Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates, who warned five years ago that the world’s greatest threat was a pandemic, believes that the current coronavirus pandemic is “a nightmare scenario,” but said social distancing and a strong national response can keep casualties lower than the projected numbers that President Trump has used.