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Newsy 25 Mar 2020

Will Trump use Defense Production Act?

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White House trade adviser Peter Navarro says there's no need to invoke the act because companies have been stepping up voluntarily.


President Trump invoked the Defense Production Act to help increase supplies needed to aid the coronavirus relief effort. NBC's Peter Alexander reports on how this action could help from the White House.
U.S. President Donald Trump is invoking the Defense Production Act, which would allow his administration to force American industry to manufacture medical supplies that are in short supply in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. White House Correspondent Patsy Widakuswara has more.
U.S. President Donald Trump is invoking the Defense Production Act, which would allow his administration to force American industry to manufacture medical supplies that are in short supply in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. White House Correspondent Patsy Widakuswara has more.
President Trump says he has invoked the Defense Production Act to make more medical supplies needed for the coronavirus relief efforts.

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