“All hands must be on deck,” said Whitmer in CNN’s State of the Union. “We don’t belong to each other – we shouldn’t fight each other. We have to fight COVID-19 together.”
Jay Inslee, governor of Washington, repeated Whitmer’s views on the same show: “We could use a more coordinated federal response” and compared it to the American response after Pearl Harbor: “We need a full mobilization of the incredible manufacturing base of the United States, like we started on December 8, 1941. “
Regardless, Birx made it clear that she believed that no collaboration and preparation would prevent the spread of the corona virus.
“No state, no subway area will be spared, and the sooner we respond and the faster the states and subway areas respond, ensuring that they bring about a complete reduction while understanding exactly what their hospitals need, then we will be able to move forward together and protect most Americans, ”she said.