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The team in charge of tackling issues like the coronavirus was fired in 2018, and it's unclear if the Trump administration ever reformed the team. Here's how an administration official justified the cuts to the Washington Post at the time:

Another administration official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to discuss the issue publicly, acknowledged it was only one of many administration priorities. “In a world of limited resources, you have to pick and choose,” he said. “We lost a little bit of the leadership, but the expertise remains.”
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Recent reporting from Foreign Policy suggests the administration never addressed how they would handle an outbreak of an infectious disease like coronavirus. 

 For the United States, the answers are especially worrying because the government has intentionally rendered itself incapable. In 2018, the Trump administration fired the government’s entire pandemic response chain of command, including the White House management infrastructure. In numerous phone calls and emails with key agencies across the U.S. government, the only consistent response I encountered was distressed confusion. If the United States still has a clear chain of command for pandemic response, the White House urgently needs to clarify what it is — not just for the public but for the government itself, which largely finds itself in the dark.
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According to Trump, however, things are under control. 

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Here's how White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow put it:

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