Zach Fuentes, former deputy chief of staff to President Trump, won the contract just days after registering his company. He sold Chinese masks to the government just as federal regulators were scrutinizing foreign-made equipment.
Despite the centrality of military infrastructure to its success, DoD facilities are poorly utilized and managed, with roughly one-third of all military facilities in poor condition, and an unfunded backlog of deferred maintenance and repair work exceeding $116 billion.
The government’s disease-fighting agency is conflating viral and antibody tests, compromising a few crucial metrics that governors depend on to reopen their economies. Pennsylvania, Georgia, Texas, and other states are doing the same.
Alexis C. Madrigal and Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic