Rep. Burchett’s statement on Trump Administration Coronavirus response

March 13, 2020
Press Release

WASHINGTON (March 13, 2020) -- Congressman Tim Burchett (TN-02) released the following statement following President Trump’s declaration of a national disaster due to the recent Coronavirus outbreak:

“The Trump Administration announced positive steps to address the Coronavirus, including important partnerships between the federal government and private sector. America has some of the best businesses, scientists and medical professionals in the world, and they can play an important role in getting the country through this public health situation. These public-private partnerships, along with breaking down the bureaucracy that’s causing delays in testing, will help expedite the process.”