White House Commits $100 Million for CoronaVirus

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Trump administration commits $100 million to outbreak relief efforts

As per the report of CNBC, The Trump administration announced that it would commit up to $100 million in existing funds to help the World Health Organization, China and other infected countries fight the coronavirus outbreak. WHO has been asking member countries for donations to help with response efforts after tapping $9 million from its contingency fund for emergencies earlier this week. When asked about contributing additional funds, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar that it was “premature” to discuss that. —Lovelace