“Need” in the news

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The Independent
· Boris Johnson gags medical experts to stop them discussing Dominic Cummings row  
“What has Britain done to deserve such incompetent and mendacious leadership just when it needed the opposite?”
· Pennsylvania Democratic lawmakers accuse their GOP colleagues of secretly exposing them to coronavirus  
Diamond says he made the decision to self-isolate “because I wanted to provide an example of how responsible adults can conduct their lives without the need for heavy-handed government mandates,” before claiming the real problem is that someone might erroneously be advised to quarantine:
The New York Times
· Who Should Bear the Financial Brunt of the Coronavirus in Baseball?  
He never needed one as a manager until this week, when his Tampa Bay Rays began voluntary workouts at Tropicana Field.
The Independent
· Dominic Cummings: Jonathan Ross leads celebrity support for Emily Maitlis over Newsnight introduction  
This is a myth which needs debunking.”
The Independent
· UK coronavirus death toll rises by 377 to 37,837  
No hype, just the advice and analysis you need
The Guardian
· EU green recovery package sets a marker for the world  
Therefore [we] need a recovery plan designed for the future.”
The Guardian
· Moving climate up the global political agenda  
World leaders need to wake up to the looming security threats from burning fossil fuels (and forests) and start tackling them at their sources – in the first instance by setting enforceable controls on extraction of fossil fuels, akin to controls on nuclear arms.
· Casey calls for action plan to contain infection of nursing homes  
The federal government needs to provide more oversight when it comes to monitoring nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Robert Casey (D-Pa.) told Axios' Mike Allen Thursday during an Axios digital event.
Seeking Alpha
· SpartanNash Company (SPTN) CEO Dennis Eidson on Q1 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
We're also taking action in this time of great need to care for our communities through a number of charitable initiatives.