the US President, Donald trump declared the situation a “massive disaster” (major disaster) in all fifty States. The latter was Wyoming, according to the American Foxnews channel.
United States came in first place in the number of victims of coronavirus
This is the first time in U.S. history. Currently there are confirmed about 520 thousand cases of coronavirus, more than 20 thousand patients died, and 10 thousand of that number died in the past five days.
the Introduction of the provisions of the “scale of distress” means the state governments and some nonprofit organizations receive funding from the Federal budget. Thus the actions of States koordiniruyutsya with the Federal emergency management Agency (FEMA) and army corps of engineers, U.S. army.
meanwhile, last Friday, trump said at the daily briefing at the White house that the number of new cases is declining, and it says that the country is at the peak of the epidemic.