WASHINGTON — With his hoped-for Easter timeline having come and gone, President Donald Trump now appears more determined than he has ever been to open up the economy with a “big bang” early next month, according to multiple people familiar with the decision-making process.As the U.S. leads the world in COVID-19 cases and deaths, aides are cautioning the president about too quickly lifting national social distancing guidelines, now set to expire April 30. An internal debate continues about how best to reopen certain sections of the country at the end of the month, these people said.”I think we are all expecting or planning for May 1,” said a senior administration official, cautioning that major new outbreaks in cities could change the thinking and that no final determination has been made.The response coordinator for the White House coronavirus task force, Dr. Deborah Birx, speaks as President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence look on during a briefing at the White House on Friday, April 10, 2020.Jim Watson / AFP – Getty ImagesDespite the president’s determination, it isn’t solely in his control. The decision will likely fall to state and local officials, and members of the public will decide when they


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