What Is The Defense Production Act? | NBC News NOW

President Trump recently invoked the Defense Production Act to compel companies like General Motors and 3M to make PPE for health care workers. NBC News Now correspondent Alexa Liautaud explains how the decades-old act originated and why it could help combat the coronavirus.
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What Is The Defense Production Act? | NBC News NOW

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