Trump Withholding Over $350 Million From WHO, But Congress Still Key to Investigating International Coronavirus Response

Administration has already given WHO $98 million in 2020

The Trump administration has decided to withhold hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars from the World Health Organization over its complicity in helping China avoid responsibility for the coronavirus pandemic, but it will be up to Congress to ramp up pressure on the organization to enact reforms.

Trump Is Right to Dump the WHO

The White House Holds Daily Briefing On Coronavirus PandemicPresident Donald Trump's announcement that the United States would temporarily cut off funding to the World Health Organization prompted the usual outrage from the commentariat. Bill Gates called defunding "as dangerous as it sounds." CNN chief grandstander Jim Acosta, in a line echoed by many other mainstream reporters, accused the president of making WHO yet another "scapegoat" for his failure to respond adequately to the virus.

Trump to Halt Funding for WHO

POTUS blasts international organization for promoting China's 'disinformation' on coronavirus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he has instructed his administration to at least temporarily halt funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

WHO’s Anti-Israel Bias Raising Questions About Organization’s Direction

Organization has history of singling out Jewish state, critics say

Tedros Adhanom GhebreyesusThe World Health Organization's decision-making body has a history of politicizing Israel and singling it out for criticism, fueling concerns of bias at the United Nations organization as it grapples with fallout over its response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Republicans Demand Communications Between China and World Health Organization

'The WHO is no longer serving the needs of the world and is instead taking its cues from China'

Republicans on the House Oversight Committee blasted the World Health Organization for its complicity in China's propaganda campaign, joining a growing chorus of lawmakers pushing to hold the group accountable, according to a letter obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.