• Trump bristles amid questions about testing, states' supply requests

    Trump bristles amid questions about testing, states' supply requests

    Mar 30, 2020 10:27 PM EDT

    ... testing widely available. Of course, again, there is criticism of the president still saying that testing still is not as widely available as it is in other countries, including South Korea.Judy Woodruff: Yamiche Alcindor at the White House for us today, thank you, Yamiche. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks so much.

  • How the coronavirus’ economic toll could also affect public health

    How the coronavirus’ economic toll could also affect public health

    Mar 30, 2020 10:10 PM EDT

    ... economy also,” Trump said during a news conference in the White House Rose Garden, in response to a question from PBS NewsHour White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor. Data from previous recessions indicates economic downturns can cause a spike in mental health issues. But researchers caution that the number of deaths ...

  • House passes largest economic relief package in history after voting drama

    House passes largest economic relief package in history after voting drama

    Mar 27, 2020 10:55 PM EDT

    ... be enough. And even though the House and Senate are now both gone for who knows how long, they expect they will have to deal with this again in coming weeks and months. Judy Woodruff: That is already what we're hearing. Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor, we thank you both.

  • Trump says he’s eager to sign economic relief bill into law

    Trump says he’s eager to sign economic relief bill into law

    Mar 26, 2020 10:20 PM EDT

    ... the president, wait, we still need more resources, and we still need to figure out how bad this is going to get. Judy Woodruff: Striking that there's still this kind of disagreement at such a high level.Yamiche Alcindor, reporting for us from the White House, thank you, Yamiche.

  • Trump urges Congress to pass pandemic economic relief package

    Trump urges Congress to pass pandemic economic relief package

    Mar 25, 2020 10:20 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: That's right. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said: This is a bill to get people back to work. We're fine with the unemployment benefits, and we want it to go forward. And the president said: I will sign it immediately. Judy Woodruff: And then, also quickly, Yamiche ...

  • How Senate bill would ease pandemic's economic burden

    How Senate bill would ease pandemic's economic burden

    Mar 24, 2020 10:45 PM EDT

    ... being made to meet the needs of hospitals all across the country.Judy Woodruff: So, still not using the full federal power that he has? Yamiche Alcindor: That's right. Judy Woodruff: All right. So much to follow. Yamiche Alcindor, Lisa Desjardins, thank you both. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks. Judy Woodruff ...

  • In briefing, Trump expresses eagerness to return economy to normal

    In briefing, Trump expresses eagerness to return economy to normal

    Mar 23, 2020 10:25 PM EDT

    ... that the president has been recommending. So health officials are really sounding the alarm and saying, hold on, let's wait. We're going to have trials in New York and other states before anything is approved. Judy Woodruff: Yamiche Alcindor, thank you very much. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks so much.

  • When will U.S. be able to meet demand for COVID-19 tests?

    When will U.S. be able to meet demand for COVID-19 tests?

    Mar 20, 2020 10:53 PM EDT

    ... made stock trades, but the timing is not as suspect as it is for these two, doesn't raise as many questions. Judy Woodruff: And, Yamiche, over the White House, the president was asked about this. Yamiche Alcindor: That's right. The president said he would possibly be interested in ...

  • Senate Republicans draft 3rd relief bill as coronavirus cases surge across U.S.

    Senate Republicans draft 3rd relief bill as coronavirus cases surge across U.S.

    Mar 19, 2020 10:55 PM EDT

    ... They want to keep working, but they don't want to come to this building, if they can avoid it. Judy Woodruff: Very interesting. We know, in some countries, they have adjourned their parliament. So we will watch that. Lisa Desjardins, Yamiche Alcindor, thanks to you both. Yamiche Alcindor: Thanks.

  • Trump takes new executive action as health officials warn cases will surge

    Trump takes new executive action as health officials warn cases will surge

    Mar 18, 2020 10:55 PM EDT

    ... Bernie Sanders. Obviously, he came in behind in these latest primaries that took place yesterday. Both of you have been in touch with his campaign. Yamiche, what are you hearing about what his next plans are? Yamiche Alcindor: Well, the Bernie Sanders campaign and the senator himself have been pushing ...

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