Trump Backs Away from Ventilator Deal, Slowing Rollout: Report

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Published on March 27, 2020 - Duration: 03:03s

Trump Backs Away from Ventilator Deal, Slowing Rollout: Report

Mismanagement and miscommunication by President Donald Trump and his top advisors have reportedly hamstrung the construction of tens of thousands of sorely needed ventilators.

The White House this week abruptly canceled a planned $1.5 billion agreement by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to buy as many as 80,000 of the breathing devices from a new partnership between General Motors and the medical device manufacturer Ventec Life Systems.

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