Washington, D.C. – The president of the United States, Donald Trump, ruled out today that the coronavirus test should be done at this time, after having interacted with two Republican congressmen who were in contact with people who have tested positive for that virus.
“I don’t feel there is any reason. I feel extremely well … There are no symptoms, there is nothing, ”President Trump said, after discussing with the Republican majority of the US Senate potential economic measures to mitigate the coronavirus crisis.
Republican congressmen Matt Gaetz and Doug Collins contacted Trump after interacting with a person who tested positive for the coronavirus. Gaetz and Collins are two of several congressmen who decided to undergo forty.RELATED
Gaetz said today that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notified him that he did not test positive for the virus. Regardless, Gaetz will continue in isolation until Thursday.
Trump reiterated that they contemplate measures to assist airlines and cruise lines. On Monday, the president said they will evaluate a reduction in payroll taxes and measures to assist workers who earn their hourly wages, who may not have paid vacations available.
Democrats said they are more interested in finding alternatives to assist workers, should they get sick or miss work days.
Trump, as is his custom when the profile of the economy, sought to give a positive turn to the discussion. “The consumer has never been in a better position,” he said, accompanied by Vice President Michael Pence and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin.
Democratic congressmen urged Trump to focus on measures to curb the coronavirus.
“The administration seems to believe that the answer to any problem is another tax reduction, and no matter what they say about it, it always seems that they want to benefit rich and large and powerful corporations,” said the leader of the Senate Democratic minority. , Charles Schumer (New York).