The Journal on Saturday cited six people familiar with the discussions, and said frustration with Azar was growing, but the administration was reluctant to make big changes while the country was seeking to stop the virus. Politico said the short list of names to replace Azar included Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus coordinator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services chief Seema Verma and deputy HHS Secretary Eric Hargan. Asked for a response, HHS spokeswoman Caitlin Oakley said: “Secretary Azar is busy responding to a global, public health crisis and doesn have time for palace intrigue.” Coronavirus has killed more than 53,000 people in the United States.
MAGNOLIA COLLECTIONSan Francisco Botanical Garden is home to nearly 100 prized magnolia specimens! Some are extremely rare and endangered, so it’s a treat to see these magnificent flowering trees in person. Due to the year round cool temperature and mild winter weather, along with plenty of moisture (San Francisco’s famous dense coastal fog!), magnolias thrive here at the garden. A few were planted back in the mid 1930s and now they’ve grown into mature trees almost 90 feet tall! On selected full moon nights from mid January to March, visitors flock to the garden for the “Magnolias by Moonlight” tour and are enchanted by the sight and smell of the pink and white blossoms under the moonlight..
This equals 50,000 species a year. This is a level unheard of by recent times and may be even higher as many of the species being lost haven’t technically been discovered yet. Plant extinction is crucial to the global environment as the Amazon rain forest provides 20% of the oxygen produced by plants in the world..
Notably, Hertz’s business suffered massive damages due to the coronavirus pandemic with demand for car rental services vanishing as most people are staying indoors on account of lockdown and social distancing. Its high debt levels are a further concern with its revenue stream being badly hit. Notably, the company ended the March quarter with cash and cash equivalents worth $1,409 million whereas its total debt amounted to a staggering $20,598 million.
The concern some of the non playoff teams have is that under the current format for the lottery, a team could win the lottery and then go on to win the Stanley Cup in the summer. That why Daly made the suggestion for the old format. In the memo he sent, the odds of that happening are slim so it feels like that could be cleared up quickly if everybody can get to the same page..