Latest from Yasmeen Abutaleb
Officials from the Trump, Obama and George W. Bush administrations all signed the statement, underscoring the widespread concern over Trump’s response to a pandemic that has claimed the lives of more than 127,000 Americans so far.
  • Jul 6, 2020
The former vice president is seizing on his opponent’s stumbling response to the crisis, while the Trump campaign seeks ways to reframe the issue.
  • Jul 6, 2020
The antiviral was shown to shorten recovery times for hospitalized coronavirus patients in clinical trials.
  • Jun 29, 2020
As case numbers rise, a virus that has killed at least 123,000 Americans has revealed a crisis in governance extending from the Oval Office to state capitals to local city councils.
  • Jun 27, 2020
The vice president says all 50 states “are opening safely and responsibly” despite reversals in Texas and Florida.
  • Jun 26, 2020
  • Podcast
Where does the federal response stand? And how does the U.S. response compare to the response globally? What can we learn from countries who are seeing smaller scale spikes and have plans to contain them? Reporters Yasmeen Abutaleb and Rick Noack explain.
  • Jun 25, 2020
The nation's top infectious-disease specialist is scheduled to be joined before the House Energy and Commerce Committee by the heads of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration, and the U.S. Public Health Service.
  • Jun 23, 2020
Members of the president's own administration expressed concern about Trump’s comments.
  • Jun 21, 2020
The vice president has long been a happy warrior on behalf of President Trump, amplifying and supporting his boss in his more phlegmatic, even-keel way.
  • Jun 19, 2020