The Senate Homeland Security Committee will conduct a "wide-ranging" oversight investigation into the World Health Organization's dealings with China.https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/senate-republicans-investigating-who-china-s-coronavirus-response-n1183976
He is trying to shift blame for the coronavirus to the country, while also targeting Joe Biden.https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/powerup/2020/04/15/powerup-president-trump-targets-china-as-the-new-thrust-of-his-reelection-campaign/5e9666c088e0fa101a762f13/
But strategists doubt American voters will buy into Trump's blanket blame of China.
Republicans increasingly believe that elevating China’s culpability for spreading the coronavirus may be the best way to improve their difficult election chances. The president is muddying the...https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/18/us/politics/trump-china-virus.html
Conservatives with future presidential ambitions of their own, like Senators Tom Cotton and Josh Hawley, are competing to see who can talk tougher.
President Donald Trump raised the prospect that China deliberately caused the Covid-19 outbreak that’s killed over 39,000 Americans and said there should be consequences if the country is found to be...https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-18/trump-suggests-china-may-be-knowingly-responsible-for-virus
From US lawyers to a German newspaper, Western calls for accountability on the part of the Chinese Communist Party are growing.https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-04-20/coronavirus-china-sued-american-class-action-germany-sends-bill/12164106
It claimed that Australia could file for more than $58 billion in damages.
Sole power is held by one individual – Executive Director Alan Mendoza."