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FYI This Week

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels, a former governor of Indiana and director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, is testifying this week on the case for reopening campuses this fall.
- Trump Restricts Entry of Chinese Students, Researchers
- New Bill Would Bar Chinese Nationals from US-Funded Science
- University Presidents to Testify on Campus Reopening
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