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President Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus pandemic in the Rose Garden of the White House on March 13. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

A Month After Emergency Declaration, Trump's Promises Largely Unfulfilled

On March 13, President Trump promised to mobilize private and public resources to respond to the coronavirus. NPR followed up on each promise and found little action had been taken.

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Voters cast ballots at Riverside High School during Wisconsin's primary election on Tuesday in Milwaukee. It's the only state to hold a major election since stay-at-home orders were issued across most of the country. Morry Gash/AP hide caption

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Coronavirus May Reshape Who Votes And How In The 2020 Election

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Above Goldmund
History Goldmund
Bibo No Aozora Ryuichi Sakamoto
The Well Whale Fall
El Caracol Whale Fall
I Know Where the Summer Goes Belle and Sebastian
This Is Just a Modern Rock Song Belle and Sebastian

In the wake of pandemics and large-scale crises, composers have responded in a broad variety of ways over the centuries. Wellcome Library, London/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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When Pandemics Arise, Composers Carry On

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That Other You Still Exists Lisa Bielawa
Anomaly: Mvt. VI Glenn Kotche, Kronos Quartet

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A Month After Emergency Declaration, Trump's Promises Largely Unfulfilled

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An Austrian army member stands in front of OPEC's headquarters in Vienna on Thursday. Leonhard Foeger/Reuters hide caption

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As Demand For Oil Dries Up, OPEC And Allies Agree To Historic Cuts In Output

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Indigo of the Kings Guilty Ghosts
All Flesh Is Grass Guilty Ghosts
1000 Arms Lymbyc Systym
Carved by Glaciers Lymbyc Systym
Forever Only Arms and Sleepers
Coming Home Soular Order
Next Year Benj Pasek, Mark Sonnenblick, Shaina Taub
I Heard You Looking Yo La Tengo
Sides Perfume Genius

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