Trump invokes Defense Production Act for ventilator manufacturing

Credit: Reuters- Published on April 2, 2020
U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday invoked the Defense Production Act to aid companies building ventilators for coronavirus patients to receive the supply of materials they need.

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Published on April 1, 2020 -  03:29
What is the Defense Production Act?
With this measure, the president can pressure U.S. industries to produce critical supplies, especially medical equipment. Here's what you need to know about the Defense Production Act.

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