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Fox Business Network 10 Apr 2020

Trump's message to unemployed Americans

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President Trump says ‘we love them' about Americans who've lost jobs to coronavirus.


First Lady Melania Trump sends a message of support to students around the US during CNN's coronavirus town hall.
First Lady Melania Trump in a video message Thursday evening recognized the changes America's students have had to make in their lives during the coronavirus pandemic and commended them for their "determination."
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, member of the White House coronavirus task force, joins Chris Wallace on 'Fox News Sunday.'

FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC),
First Lady Melania Trump held an event at the White House for 2020 graduates on Friday.

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THEY’VE GOT THAT UNDER CONTROL, BUT YEAH, THAT WOULD BE A CASE
BUT YEAH, THAT WOULD BE A CASE WHERE YOU DO SOME BIG TESTING.
WHERE YOU DO SOME BIG TESTING. >> WE’VE LEARNED THAT MORE THAN
>> WE’VE LEARNED THAT MORE THAN 16 MILLION AMERICANS FILED FOR
16 MILLION AMERICANS FILED FOR UNEMPLOYMENT OVER THE PAST THREE
UNEMPLOYMENT OVER THE PAST THREE WEEK.
WEEK. IT IS GOOD FRIDAY.
IT IS GOOD FRIDAY. IT IS PAYDAY.
IT IS PAYDAY. WE’RE SEEING TROUBLING
WE’RE SEEING TROUBLING PARALYZING LINES AT FOOD BANKS
PARALYZING LINES AT FOOD BANKS AROUND THE COUNTRY.
AROUND THE COUNTRY. WHAT DO YOU SAY TO THOSE
WHAT DO YOU SAY TO THOSE AMERICANS IN NEED RIGHT AT THIS
AMERICANS IN NEED RIGHT AT THIS MOMENT?
MOMENT? >> NUMBER ONE, I LOVE THEM.
>> NUMBER ONE, I LOVE THEM. NUMBER TWO, WE’RE WORKING REALLY
NUMBER TWO, WE’RE WORKING REALLY HARD.
HARD. IT WASN’T THEIR FAULT, WHAT
IT WASN’T THEIR FAULT, WHAT HAPPENED.
HAPPENED. SOMETIMES THEY DON’T DO A GOOD
SOMETIMES THEY DON’T DO A GOOD JOB, AND THEY LOSE THEIR JOB.
JOB, AND THEY LOSE THEIR JOB. THAT’S ONE THING.
THAT’S ONE THING. THIS IS A CASE WHERE WE TAKE THE
THIS IS A CASE WHERE WE TAKE THE STRONGEST ECONOMY IN THE HISTORY
STRONGEST ECONOMY IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD, WHICH IS WHAT WE
OF THE WORLD, WHICH IS WHAT WE HAD.
HAD. MORE PEOPLE WORKING IN THE
MORE PEOPLE WORKING IN THE UNITED STATES THAN EVER BEFORE.
UNITED STATES THAN EVER BEFORE. I MEAN, LOOK AT THE NUMBERS,
I MEAN, LOOK AT THE NUMBERS, JUST SHORT OF 160 MILLION
JUST SHORT OF 160 MILLION PEOPLE.
PEOPLE. SO WE HAVE THE GREATEST ECONOMY
SO WE HAVE THE GREATEST ECONOMY WE HAVE EVER HAD.
WE HAVE EVER HAD. BY THE WAY, BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT,
BY THE WAY, BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT, HISPANIC UNEMPLOYMENT, ASIAN
HISPANIC UNEMPLOYMENT, ASIAN UNEMPLOYMENT, THE BEST NUMBERS
UNEMPLOYMENT, THE BEST NUMBERS WE HAVE EVER HAD IN VIRTUALLY
WE HAVE EVER HAD IN VIRTUALLY EVERY WAY, AND THEN YOU GET HIT
EVERY WAY, AND THEN YOU GET HIT LIKE THIS, AND IT’S TRAUMATIC.
LIKE THIS, AND IT’S TRAUMATIC. PEOPLE THAT HAD GREAT JOBS, THAT
PEOPLE THAT HAD GREAT JOBS, THAT WENT OUT TO DINNER AND THEY
WENT OUT TO DINNER AND THEY DIDN’T HAVE ANY PROBLEMS, TAKING
DIDN’T HAVE ANY PROBLEMS, TAKING THEIR FAMILY, MAKING GOOD
THEIR FAMILY, MAKING GOOD SALARIES, ALL OF A SUDDEN, YOU
SALARIES, ALL OF A SUDDEN, YOU USE THE TERM COLD TURKEY.
USE THE TERM COLD TURKEY. IT IS COLD TURKEY.
IT IS COLD TURKEY. THEY GO FROM THAT TO HAVING NO
THEY GO FROM THAT TO HAVING NO MONEY AND WAITING FOR THEIR
MONEY AND WAITING FOR THEIR CHECKS WHICH ARE BEING PROCESSED
CHECKS WHICH ARE BEING PROCESSED VERY RAPIDLY.
VERY RAPIDLY. THEY HAVE GO OUT AND LOOK FOR
THEY HAVE GO OUT AND LOOK FOR MONEY.
MONEY. IT IS A TERRIBLE THING.
IT IS A TERRIBLE THING. ALL I SAY IS WE LOVE THEM.
ALL I SAY IS WE LOVE THEM. WE’RE WORKING SO HARD AND
WE’RE WORKING SO HARD AND THEY’RE GOING TO BE BACK.
THEY’RE GOING TO BE BACK. AND I HOPE THEY WILL BE BACK
AND I HOPE THEY WILL BE BACK EVEN STRONGER THAN BEFORE.
EVEN STRONGER THAN BEFORE. >> LET ME ASK YOU ABOUT THAT.
>> LET ME ASK YOU ABOUT THAT. YOU CHOSE NOT TO DO A NATIONAL
YOU CHOSE NOT TO DO A NATIONAL STAY AT HOME ORDER.
STAY AT HOME ORDER. NOW THAT YOU SAY YOU WANT TO
NOW THAT YOU SAY YOU WANT TO REOPEN PARTS OF THE ECONOMY.
REOPEN PARTS OF THE ECONOMY. WHAT AUTHORITY DO YOU HAVE TO DO
WHAT AUTHORITY DO YOU HAVE TO DO THAT?
THAT? ISN’T IT ULTIMATELY UP TO THE
ISN’T IT ULTIMATELY UP TO THE STATES TO DO THAT?
STATES TO DO THAT? >> NO, IT IS REALLY -- THE
>> NO, IT IS REALLY -- THE STATES CAN DO THINGS IF THEY
STATES CAN DO THINGS IF THEY WANT.
WANT. I CAN OVERRIDE IT IF I WANT.
I CAN OVERRIDE IT IF I WANT. BUT THE NATIONAL STAY AT HOME,
BUT THE NATIONAL STAY AT HOME, JUST SO YOU UNDERSTAND, 95% OF
JUST SO YOU UNDERSTAND, 95% OF THE COUNTRY IS STAY AT HOME.
THE COUNTRY IS STAY AT HOME. AS AN EXAMPLE, I WAS SPEAKING
AS AN EXAMPLE, I WAS SPEAKING WITH THE GREAT GOVERNOR OF
WITH THE GREAT GOVERNOR OF TEXAS, GREG ABBOTT THE OTHER
TEXAS, GREG ABBOTT THE OTHER DAY, HE HAS A STAY AT HOME.
DAY, HE HAS A STAY AT HOME. A LOT OF PEOPLE DIDN’T EVEN KNOW
A LOT OF PEOPLE DIDN’T EVEN KNOW IT.
IT. BUT HE HAD A STAY AT HOME.
BUT HE HAD A STAY AT HOME. SOME PEOPLE REPORTED TEXAS
SOME PEOPLE REPORTED TEXAS WASN’T -- HE ACTUALLY HAD A VERY
WASN’T -- HE ACTUALLY HAD A VERY STRONG STAY AT HOME.
STRONG STAY AT HOME. 95 TO 96 PERCENT, SOUTH CAROLINA
95 TO 96 PERCENT, SOUTH CAROLINA AS YOU KNOW HAS IT, WHICH AT ONE
AS YOU KNOW HAS IT, WHICH AT ONE POINT A WEEK AGO THEY DIDN’T
POINT A WEEK AGO THEY DIDN’T HAVE, SOUTH CAROLINA, ANOTHER
HAVE, SOUTH CAROLINA, ANOTHER GREAT GOVERNOR, McMASTER.
GREAT GOVERNOR, McMASTER. NO, 95% OF THE COUNTRY IS
NO, 95% OF THE COUNTRY IS COVERED.
COVERED. NOW, THE STATES THAT AREN’T, AND
NOW, THE STATES THAT AREN’T, AND AGAIN, CONSTITUTIONALLY FROM A
AGAIN, CONSTITUTIONALLY FROM A FEDERALIST STANDPOINT, IF I
FEDERALIST STANDPOINT, IF I THOUGHT THERE WAS A PROBLEM, IF
THOUGHT THERE WAS A PROBLEM, IF I SAW A STATE WITH A PROBLEM, I
I SAW A STATE WITH A PROBLEM, I WOULD ABSOLUTELY DEMAND IT, BUT
WOULD ABSOLUTELY DEMAND IT, BUT THEY’RE DOING GREAT.
THEY’RE DOING GREAT. AND THE STATES THAT AREN’T ARE
AND THE STATES THAT AREN’T ARE STATES THAT HAVE NOT HAD A BIG
STATES THAT HAVE NOT HAD A BIG PROBLEM.
PROBLEM. >> WHAT AUTHORITY DO YOU HAVE TO
>> WHAT AUTHORITY DO YOU HAVE TO REOPEN RIGHT NOW?
REOPEN RIGHT NOW? THE SAME WAY THAT THE STATES
THE SAME WAY THAT THE STATES SHUT IT DOWN --
SHUT IT DOWN -- >> I HAVE GREAT AUTHORITY IF I
>> I HAVE GREAT AUTHORITY IF I WANT TO USE IT.
WANT TO USE IT. I WOULD RATHER HAVE THE STATES
I WOULD RATHER HAVE THE STATES USE IT.
USE IT. THIS IS SO SHOCKING -- A LOT OF
THIS IS SO SHOCKING -- A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE SAYING WOW, HE’S
PEOPLE ARE SAYING WOW, HE’S REALLY VERY REASONED, ISN’T HE?
REALLY VERY REASONED, ISN’T HE? A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE SHOCKED.
A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE SHOCKED. I HAVE ABSOLUTE AUTHORITY TO USE
I HAVE ABSOLUTE AUTHORITY TO USE IT.
IT. BUT SO FAR OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH
BUT SO FAR OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOVERNORS AND THE JOB THEY ARE
GOVERNORS AND THE JOB THEY ARE DOING, I HAVEN’T HAD TO DO IT.
DOING, I HAVEN’T HAD TO DO IT. WOULD I DO IT IF I SAW A STATE

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