Senator John Cornyn · @JohnCornyn ☜ 268.4K
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RT @TexasFarmBureau: The unprecedented challenges of #COVID19 put a spotlight on our nation’s food supply and the people behind our food—fa…
RT @AmbJohnBolton: The @WHO is an accomplice to China's massive coverup of Covid19. That's why I support efforts by @marcorubio & @tedcruz
Texas Sen. John Cornyn says more coronavirus relief needed as officials fix glitches in current package dallasnews.com/news/politics/…
RT @MGTracyNorris: Over the weekend, Soldiers from the 836th Engineer Company assessed HVAC systems at the Baymont Inn and Suites in San An…
Now 85k tests, 8.5% or 7276 positive. 1.9% fatality rate twitter.com/johncornyn/sta…
RT @ScottGottliebMD: There are perhaps 4-6 drugs that could be available by Fall and have robust enough treatment effect to impact risk of…
RT @DBrandewie: This 'fact check' isn't aging well. Dr. Fauci: “I think there are certain countries in which this is very commonplace...wha…
@CDCEspanol tiene un sitio web útil que le ayudará a protegerse, preparará a su familia, identificará a los síntomas, y más. Marque este sitio web para obtener toda la información más reciente sobre #COVID19 cards.twitter.com/cards/18ce54zq…
The @CDCgov has a useful website that will help you protect yourself, prepare your family, identify symptoms, and more. Bookmark this website for all the latest information on #COVID19 cards.twitter.com/cards/18ce54zq…
SCAM ALERT: Calls promising free #COVID19 testing are not real. The @FCC put together a list of these spam calls – share this with your friends and relatives to help protect them from these scams. fcc.gov/covid-scams
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, was the latest voice to weigh in, twitter.com/JohnCornyn/sta…
saying Friday that the international community should help force a global closure of the markets, arguing that the current public health crisis is a “direct result” of such unsanitary shopping places.
‘Shut down those things right away’: Calls to close ‘wet markets’ ramp up pressure on China politi.co/3bPlyZE via @politico
But as time passed, it became increasingly difficult to justify the continued funding, staffing and attention, Bossert said. "You need to have annual budget commitment. You need to have institutions that can survive any one administration." abcnews.go.com/Politics/georg…
"Bush set out to spend $7 billion building out his plan [to address future pandemics]. His cabinet secretaries urged their staffs to take preparations seriously. The government launched a website, pandemicflu.gov, that is still in use today.
"[G]oing from the roughly 2,000 tests performed in the U.S. at this time last month to the approximate 1.7 million tests we’ve administered now has been no mean feat." @thedispatch
"Net" price - after rebates to health plans - doesn't help consumers with out of pocket costs: Recent Trends in Insulin Prices americanactionforum.org/daily-dish/rec…
"A University of Southampton study suggests the number of coronavirus cases could have been reduced by 95% had China moved to contain the virus three weeks sooner."
Caixin Global reported that Chinese labs had sequenced the coronavirus genome by the end of December but were ordered by Chinese officials to destroy samples and not publish their findings." wsj.com/articles/world…
"The coronavirus outbreak began in Wuhan, China, sometime in the autumn, perhaps as early as November. It accelerated in December.
“Double whammy.” Texas recovered from the 2008 crisis faster than much of America. Now, with an oil-price bust and coronavirus, it’s likely to suffer an outsize contraction. wsj.com/articles/texas… via @WSJ
Testing in Texas under CDC guidelines for #COVID19 picking up over last three days : April 3 - Tests 55,764; April 4 - Tests 63,751; April 5 - Tests 70,938 9.3% positive
Antivirals and antibody therapies are showing promise as treatments for coronavirus. The FDA needs to step up its pace, writes @ScottGottliebMD wsj.com/articles/bet-b… via @WSJ
CDC begins blood tests to find undetected coronavirus cases politico.com/news/2020/04/0… via @politico
RT @IWF: 🤦‍♀️ @SpeakerPelosi is setting up a NEW House committee to investigate President Trump in the midst of the #COVID19 pandemic. Ju…
RT @SBAJovita: In the last 24 hrs @SBAgov reactivated 30,000 licenses for community banks and credit unions of all sizes to get money to #s…
RT @SBAJovita: UPDATE – At least 9,970 loans have been processed; $3,200,000,000+ originated. #CARESAct & #PaycheckProtectionProgram offers…
RT @stevenmnuchin1: UPDATE over $1,800,000,000 #PPPloan now processed by @SBAgov mostly all from community banks. Big banks taking in large…
RT @stevenmnuchin1: #PPPloan UPDATE $400,000,000 originated. Thank you #communitybank #largebanks @SBAgov @USTreasury #CARESAct #SmallBusin…
How about some context and perspective on #COVID19 ?80000hours.org/2020/04/good-n… BTW, 252K have recovered so far. https://t.co/RS2W2rkbE0
Telemedicine Arrives in the U.K.: ‘10 Years of Change in One Week’ nyti.ms/39FXve3
RT @ScottGottliebMD: Encouraging signs #COVID19 spread may be slowing in many cities, especially northeast. Mitigation is working. New case…
RT @AEI: An AEI report from @ScottGottliebMD et al. provides a roadmap for navigating #COVID19, outlining the steps that can be taken as tr…
RT @TheRickWilson: Attention Florida: I know we are late to this whole lockdown party but a friend sends this helpful guide: https://t.co/…
Changes coming to Texas grocery stores in the next few weeks | wfaa.com twitter.com/intent/user?sc…
Love seeing Texans come together in times like these. Drive-in theaters coming back amidst social distancing is yet another example of the Lone Star Spirit at work #TexasTogether expressnews.com/news/local/art…
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RT @realDonaldTrump: The Paycheck Protection Program is now available! #CARESAct Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources: https://t.co/lf…
Rep. @DanCrenshawTX, who lost an eye in Afghanistan, has advice on how not to panic: “You stop yourself. You think about who you want to be, and that you want to be someone who doesn’t panic, and then you don’t.” wsj.com/articles/dan-c… via @WSJ
The pace of life on the prairie is always slow and steady, so few in South Dakota are panicking about the coronavirus, writes @Faithika wsj.com/articles/socia… via @WSJ
Trump Administration to Pay Hospitals to Treat Uninsured Coronavirus Patients wsj.com/articles/trump… via @WSJ
RT @cbs11jack: #NEW About 10% of all Texans tested for Covid-19 have been positive for the virus and of those who’ve had it, about 15% need…
RT @6WMDCST: Potential floods have @TXMilitary flight crews prepping for rescue ops with @txtf1. Happy to do our part advising on PPE & de…
RT @DBrandewie: Here’s the story of just one of the countless Texans ⁦@JohnCornyn⁩ and his staff have helped get home after being stranded…
RT @SRCC: Senate Republicans are focused on implementing the CARES Act for American workers, families, and job creators. Even Speaker Pelos…
RT @JonathanTurley: Jim Acosta's interruption of Dr. Birx is an example of how CNN's echo-journalism model is destroying the media's credib…
RT @SBAgov: #COVID19 UPDATE: Small businesses can now apply for the #PaycheckProtectionProgram. The program is designed to keep small busin…
Everyone is doing what they can do to help out in these trying times. If you need some inspiration on how you can chip in too, @TexasTribune has you covered: texastribune.org/2020/03/23/how…
Proud of my dedicated constituent services staff and all the hard work they do to make sure no Texan my office hears from slips through the cracks of the federal bureaucracy. #DemocracyAwards cards.twitter.com/cards/18ce54zq…
By following recommendations from the @CDCgov and practicing social distancing, we can work together to keep our communities safe, flatten the curve, and slow the spread of #COVID19 https://t.co/NhJjQjuS4z
RT @RepArrington: For more information on how to #SlowTheSpread & the latest updates on #COVID19, please visit the @WhiteHouse & @CDCgov we…
RT @GHPartnership: U.S. Senator @JohnCornyn joined the Partnership’s #COVID-19 Houston Business Forum webinar series to discuss the main pr…
RT @CBS_Herridge: #Covid_19 More than 17-thousand national guard troops have deployed in all 50 states to flatten the curve. @EsperDoD say…
RT @WebMD: Hand-washing -- with soap and water -- is a far more powerful weapon against germs than many of us realize. https://t.co/21HfYfY…
RT @SenKevinCramer: Saudi Arabia needs to change its behavior. The Kingdom is flooding the oil market amid its dispute with Russia when dem…
RT @jeffersonrlines: Had another shift today with @cca_helps! They are doing tremendous work for families in need in Denton County! https:/…
RT @libbyhamb: #NoRegrets ordering @Ztejas tonight. Tex Mex is good for the soul https://t.co/HFmW1sZwL1
RT @MGTracyNorris: Yesterday #TXARNG troops preparing for patient COVID-19 prescreening at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Da…
RT @GatesforTexas: Today we were able to donate over 600 KN95 masks & gloves. This will help ensure their safety as they work to keep us sa…
RT @cityoflubbock: Thursday, April 2, 2020 as of 4pm COVID-19 Lubbock cases confirmed: 117 - Active: 102 - Recovered: 12 - Deaths: 3 State…
RT @markknoller: Treasury Secy @stevenmnuchin1 announces that economic impact payments to workers will start to be direct deposited in acco…
RT @DLoesch: Up next: Sen @JohnCornyn joins me to discuss Schumer and Pelosi’s desire for a phase 4 Wuhan Coronavirus bill. Stream at htt…
Talked to Mayor @Johnson4Dallas this morning and assured him we have Dallas’ back twitter.com/masonmorgan14/…
RT @DBrandewie: New: Sen. @JohnCornyn is a Finalist for the best constituent services operation in Congress cornyn.senate.gov/content/news/c…
RT @Johnson4Dallas: Below are #COVID19 testing numbers from public and private labs in @CityOfDallas as of Wednesday: Total tests by @DCHH…
RT @Johnson4Dallas: Here are the bed and ventilator capacity totals for Wednesday, as reported by 12 hospitals in @CityOfDallas pursuant to…
Wacoans: want to support your local businesses that have stayed open to help Texans during the #COVID19 crisis? Look no further than this excellent resource. #TexasTogether kxxv.com/were-open-loca…
Texas businesses like @MaryKay and Unique Software Development have answered the call and reopened their factories to produce health care supplies for Texans in need. Bravo #TexasTogether dallasnews.com/business/healt…
The CARES Act gives security to our food supply during the #COVID19 outbreak by extending $24 billion in assistance to farmers, ranchers, and producers. https://t.co/5mPnTVTtwK
RT @congressfdn: For excellence in Constituent Service, we recognize @RepKendraHorn, Rep. @RobWittman, @MikeKellyPA, @RepShalala, @RepCheri…
More than 12,000 apply to become an astronaut for NASA's 'Artemis Generation' space.com/nasa-receives-…
Covid-19 survivors are donating blood plasma to help seriously ill patients fight the disease wsj.com/articles/coron… via @WSJ
The Treasury Department says Social Security recipients won’t need to file tax returns to get their stimulus payments wsj.com/articles/socia… via @WSJ
RT @SteveDaines: Just wrapped up a teletownhall taking questions from Montanans all over the state regarding COVID-19. Thanks to all who j…
We need to work together for the good of all Texans. Take a look at what I wrote for the @dallasnews to get updated on what the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act means for you. dallasnews.com/opinion/commen…
Had the honor of speaking with members of @FTWChamber yesterday to give them an update on what the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act means for North Texas and how we can help fight #COVID19 youtu.be/j-Pu4BWnP3k
RT @FultonMack: Today I was volunteering at Gateway Church’s food pantry in Northwest Austin. Local food pantries play massive roles in our…
RT @JacobBywaters: Thank you Mission Arlington for stepping up and helping people who need it during these difficult times! I’m thrilled to…
RT @Masonmorgan14: Another great day packaging and distributing goods in Irving! Due to the new guidelines in Dallas County, today will be…
La semana pasada lancé una página en mi sitio web con información sobre el #COVID19 para los Texans. Ayer, lo actualicé con unos recursos para las pequeñas empresas, los trabajadores de la salud, y más. cards.twitter.com/cards/18ce54zq…
I launched a page on my website with information on #COVID19 for Texans. Yesterday, I updated it with additional resources for small businesses, healthcare workers, and more. cards.twitter.com/cards/18ce54zq…
RT @TexasTech: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Texas Tech University Join Forces to Develop 3D-Printed Face Masks, Shields to…
RT @texashospitals: Do you have extra medical supplies that can be used to help fight #COVID19 in TX? There is a central hub where you can…
RT @TeamCornyn: Houston businesses: Hope you’ll join Sen. Cornyn today to learn more about how the #COVID-19 relief legislation can help yo…
RT @ChadHastyRadio: ICYMI: Senator @JohnCornyn joined me today to discuss the coronavirus pandemic and the CARES Act. https://t.co/GahGM562…
RT @SenTedCruz: #TexansHelpingTexans
RT @brithume: The widespread failure to anticipate the deadly spread of Covid 19 can be traced largely to one thing: China’s mendacity from…
RT @ChadHastyRadio: RIGHT NOW: Senator @JohnCornyn joins me on @KFYO. kfyo.com/listen-live
SBA Loans to Charge 0.5% Interest, Can Be Forgiven If Used to Save Jobs wsj.com/articles/sba-l… via @WSJ
RT @MattShaheen: Dial 211 for information on #COVIDー19 & resources for health care, utilities, food, housing, & more. https://t.co/KYpDIw8T…
RT @TXMilitary: Texas Army National Guard Spc. Wooster is performing inspections on the roof of Bowie Central Hospital, as well as recordin…
IRS releases more info on how to get coronavirus stimulus checks ASAP nbcnews.com/politics/congr… via @nbcnews
Texas stats on #COVID19 : 42,992- Total Tests 3,266- Cases Reported or 7.5% of those tested. #StopTheSpread
RT @davidpopp: .@DougAndres “There’s no way to spin it. Speaker Pelosi’s decision to let House leave without acting on a FISA extension was…
RT @SenTomCotton: Good for @TuckerCarlson for bringing attention to a study by *Chinese* scientists about the origins of the China virus. N…
 
 
 
 
 
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