Apr. 25, 2020 6:49 PM EDT
Court reinstates California ammunition purchase law
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- President Donald Trump announced Wednesday the US would invoke a 1950s-era law called the Defense Production Act.
- It would allow the nation to ramp up the production of gear to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus.
- “It can do a lot of good things if we need it,” the president said at a news briefing on the respiratory illness COVID-19.
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President Donald Trump announced Wednesday