Published On: Tue, Mar 17th, 2020

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has been in unchanging hit with a White House on coronavirus pandemic

During a White House lecture on Monday detailing new recommendations per open health from a administration’s coronavirus charge force and a CDC, President Trump was asked by a member of a press corps about reports that a White House is in “daily” hit with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos per a COVID-19 epidemic.

Trump’s answer wasn’t accurately a transparent confirmation, though did seem to prove that a Amazon owner and arch executive has been operative with a White House in some ability as a conditions develops. Upon ask for clarification, an Amazon orator reliable to TechCrunch that “Jeff Bezos has been in hit with a White House” per a coronavirus epidemic.

“Well I’ve heard that’s true,” Trump pronounced during a briefing. “I don’t know that for a fact. But we know that some of my people have, as we know it, been traffic with them or with him. And that’s nice. We’ve had extensive support from a lot of people that can help, and we trust he was one of them.”

Last week, Fox Business initial reported that a White House would be assembly with vast tech companies in an bid to assistance coordinate efforts to enclose a virus, and that those meetings would embody Facebook, Google, Amazon, Twitter, Apple and Microsoft.

It’s still not transparent in what ability Bezos is operative with a White House on a coronavirus pandemic, though Amazon is clearly feeling a impact of a tellurian pathogen outbreak, including a swell in direct that’s led to it find to sinecure 100,000 additional employees for room and smoothness in a U.S.

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