Secretary Mnuchin on Trump administration efforts to protect Americans and the US economy from COVID-19
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, member of the White House coronavirus task force, joins Chris Wallace on ‘Fox News Sunday.’
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The White House coronavirus task force unanimously recommended a travel advisory for the New York tri-state area, not the quarantine that President Trump floated on Twitter, task force member and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin told "Fox News Sunday."
"The president did very seriously consider it," Mnuchin said. "The task force met yesterday with the vice president. It was the unanimous recommendation of the task force to go forward with the advisory."
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"The vice president and myself, Mark Meadows and others met with the president yesterday afternoon, and he decided to go forward with the recommendation," he said.
The CDC on Saturday issued a Domestic Travel Advisory urging against "non-essential domestic travel" in the tri-state area for 14 days.