Trump uses Defense Production Act to order GE, Philips to make ventilators

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday ordered General Electric and five other companies to begin manufacturing ventilators amid the worsening coronavirus outbreak, invoking the Defense Production Act for the second time. In a White House memo, Trump announced he had authorized General Electric, Hill-Rom Holdings, Medtronic, RedMed, Philips and Vyaire to begin manufacturing the desperately… Continue reading at New York Post