Trump is currently in the meeting with bankers.

Ongoing meeting: 

Trump to make a statement “probably at 8 o’clock”.

The president has arms crossed at points and hands folded at others and is in the center. Kushner on one end near Mnuchin. Kudlow on another side. Bankers and others scattered among them.  

Trump: “We’ll be doing a lot of additional work with small businesses…many billions of dollars”

Ken Griffin of Citadel: “your focus on fiscal stimulus is really important” especially for struggling families. 

Gordon Smith of JP Morgan: “bank has resiliency plans to help our people and customers. Extended $26b in loans in last 40 days.”

Trump: “There will be a pent up demand” when this is done. 

Related: Trump to make a statement tonight from the Oval Office

Trump says he won’t answer whether there will be more travel restrictions till tonight

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