What is the Defense Production Act?President Trump uses DPA to order GM to manufacture ventilator; insight from John Yoo, former deputy assistant attorney general, and Fox News contributor Johnny ‘Joey’ Jones.Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here.Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and President Trump’s newly installed Chief of Staff Mark Meadows discussed appointing a czar to oversee production and distribution of medical supplies and equipment to help combat the novel coronavirus, Fox News has learned.Schumer, D-N.Y., and Meadows spoke over the phone Sunday night about the federal response to COVID-19, specifically, with respect to the administration’s efforts in New York, which has become the epicenter of the virus in the U.S.TRUMP CALLS FOR SENDING VENTILATORS DIRECTLY TO HOSPITALSA source familiar with the phone call told Fox News that Schumer urged Meadows to have the president fully invoke the Defense Production Act, which allows the president to direct manufacturers to make certain equipment necessary for the U.S. to deal with a crisis, whether that be a war or a pandemic, in order to “promote the national defense.”Schumer also urged Meadows to convince the president to appoint one person in his administration as


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