Trump Public-Private Partnerships Falter : Politics Podcast Rather than a sweeping national campaign of screening, drive-through sample collection and lab testing, NPR found a smattering of small pilot projects and aborted efforts.

Also, the White House is working to reduce wage rates for foreign guest workers on American farms. Opponents of the plan argue it will hurt vulnerable workers and depress domestic wages.

This episode: campaign correspondent Asma Khalid, White House correspondent Franco Ordoñez, national political correspondent Mara Liasson, and investigations correspondent Tim Mak.
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Trump Promised Corporate Partnerships To Fight The Virus. They Haven't Materialized.

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Trump Promised Corporate Partnerships To Fight The Virus. They Haven't Materialized.

Trump Promised Corporate Partnerships To Fight The Virus. They Haven't Materialized.

Trump Promised Corporate Partnerships To Fight The Virus. They Haven't Materialized.

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Rather than a sweeping national campaign of screening, drive-through sample collection and lab testing, NPR found a smattering of small pilot projects and aborted efforts. Also, mew White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows is working with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to see how to reduce wage rates for foreign guest workers on American farms. Opponents of the plan argue it will hurt vulnerable workers and depress domestic wages.

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