Trump was warned the coronavirus could kill 2 million Americans. Three days later, he said it was going away.
On Feb 23, Trump was sent memo warning 2 million Americans could die from Covid https://t.co/2ZUooAyA41
3 days later, Trump said, "we’re going to be pretty soon at only 5 people, and we could be at just 1 or 2 people over the next short period of time." pic.twitter.com/0O6IouQhJJ
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) April 7, 2020
Trump’s comments about the coronavirus in Iowa are tragicomically unreassuring pic.twitter.com/vwUTsivEzO
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) January 31, 2020
Trump, who not a month ago characterized Democratic criticism of the coronavirus response as a "hoax," now claims, "I felt it was a pandemic long before it was called a pandemic." pic.twitter.com/6GTpZ59b75
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 17, 2020