Trump declares national emergency over coronavirus

President Donald Trump announced plans to partner with pharmaceutical and retail companies to set up drive-thru test sites for coronavirus in an effort to catch up to a nationwide demand and deliver on the administration’s promise for wider access to testing.

He met with company executives Friday to discuss expanding access to testing through drive-through testing.

“The goal is for individuals to drive up and be swabbed without having to leave your car,” he said in a Rose Garden news conference.

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