House subcommittee sends letters to Trump officials, investigates COVID-19 response

A house subcommittee investigating the federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic says there is new evidence that former president Donald Trump officials failed to heed crucial warnings. The select subcommittee on the coronavirus crisis have sent letter to several departments and former officials to learn more about the efforts to obtain and distribute personal protective equipment. South Carolina democratic representative James Clyburn is the committee’s chair.