New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo writes in "American Crisis," out Tuesday, that White House chief of staff Mark Meadow implied a threat about federal funding for hospitals in New York state, after he demanded results from tests on hydroxychloroquine.s
Why it matters: President Trump was touting hydroxychloroquine in late March, and Cuomo's allegation — which the White House responded to — suggests a scramble for data that might bolster the president's case.
Cuomo writes that this is what happened when he picked up the phone:
The White House did not respond to a request for a response.
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