By G. Edward Griffin | 25 May 2020
NEED TO KNOW — Most of the field hospitals to treat coronavirus patients that were built across the US, and which cost taxpayers $660-million, never treated even one patient. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer enacted a policy of sending recovering COVID-19 patients to nursing facilities instead of field hospitals. Michigan paid those facilities $5,000 for each COVID-19 patient treated. Go figure. -GEG
The Trump administration mobilized the US Army Corps of Engineers in March to hire private contractors and build emergency field hospitals around the country.
The cost of the facilities was reportedly $660 million. […]