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Coronavirus, America is winning together

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – President Donald Trump didn’t wait to take action on Coronavirus (COVID-19), from imposing swift travel restrictions on China to organizing a White House Coronavirus Task Force in January.  

These early moves—which at the time drew criticism from some in Washington as an “overreaction”—have allowed America to slow the spread of the deadly virus today.

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New Survey shows Nearly Half of Gen Z, Millennial Respondents Don’t Consider Coronavirus Pandemic Very Serious

 

SwytchbackSan Mateo, CAA new national survey from Swytchback, a leader in mobile visual surveys, found that nearly a quarter (23%) of Gen Z and Millennial respondents consider Coronavirus (COVID-19) not at all serious, not very serious or mildly serious, and only about half (51%) consider it very serious.

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Senator Marsha Blackburn Releases Coronavirus Resource Guide for Tennesseans

 

U.S. SenateNashville, TN – Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) has released the following Coronavirus (COVID-19) resource guide for Tennesseans.

Our Tennessee Workforce: Have you recently been laid off, or has a reduction in compensation made it difficult to make ends meet?

Visit the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development website to file for Unemployment Insurance and other forms of assistance: https://www.tn.gov/workforce/unemployment/apply-for-benefits.html.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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FDA Continues to Accelerate Development of Novel Therapies for COVID-19

 

U.S. Food and Drug Administration - FDASilver Spring, MDAs part of the Donald Trump Administration’s all-hands-on-deck approach across public, academic and private sectors to combat the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stood up a new program to expedite the development of potentially safe and effective life-saving treatments.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County: Non-essential activity will be Halted in fight against Coronavirus

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett and Clarksville Mayor Joe Pitts directed citizens to shelter at home except when engaging in essential activities or services, practice social distancing and behave as if other people are infectious.

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U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander message to his fellow Tennesseans

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Sweeping relief is on its way to help keep paychecks coming for Tennessee workers and relieve financial burdens for Americans hurt by Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Across our state, people are anxious and many are struggling. I cannot remember a time in my life, or in our nation’s history, when the government has temporarily shut down the country or individual states in order to contain a disease, but that is what we have seen this month. And if the federal government is going to close parts of the economy, for the safety of the people, the federal government needs to pay for it.

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

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Austin Peay State University extends scholarship deadlines during Coronavirus Pandemic

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – In a typical year, it might be too late for incoming fall 2020 freshmen at Austin Peay State University (APSU) to apply for scholarships, but this is no typical year.

Austin Peay State University Campus. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University Campus. (APSU)

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee’s COVID-19 Bulletin #9

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Today, Tuesday, March 31st, 2020, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee provided an update on Tennessee’s efforts regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief.

Governor Lee’s daily press conferences can be viewed live each day this week at 3:00pm CT here. Governor Lee has also established a website specific to Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates which can be found here.

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee

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Answering the Coronavirus: Exponential American Innovation

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – “America has long led the world in innovation, and the coronavirus (COVID-19) won’t change that. Indeed, U.S. inventors and entrepreneurs are rising to the occasion, jumping in to fill urgent needs,” the New York Post editorial board writes.

“With ramped-up testing the best way to discover who has the virus and so learn what the fatality rate really is, the news from Abbott Laboratories couldn’t be better.”

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Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett issues Directive to the Community to Minimize Transmission of Coronavirus

 

Montgomery County Government TennesseeMontgomery County, TN – Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett, in an additional effort to protect the citizens of Clarksville, Montgomery County from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, issued Emergency Order # 4 which includes new provisions to the original orders that were announced on March 17th, 2020.

Mayor Durrett issued the latest order this morning after discussing it with the Montgomery County Commissioners during a conference call.

Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett

Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett

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