Trump Ignores The Coronavirus And Puts More American Lives At Risk
September 9, 2020
Trump refuses to take the pandemic seriously. Instead, he continues to downplay the coronavirus as it surges across the country, plays golf as thousands of Americans die, and mocks health restrictions as he puts more American lives at risk.
Trump ignored and even mocked pandemic restrictions at his North Carolina rally, putting more Americans at risk.
Washington Post: “A GOP county chair asked Trump to wear a mask to his rally. Instead, Trump mocked pandemic restrictions.”
Washington Post: “And in fact, the whole event appears to have defied restrictions from North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper (D), who has limited outdoor mass gatherings at 50 people under the state’s current phase of reopening.”
Trump refuses to take the pandemic seriously and instead chose to play golf as thousands of Americans died.
Washington Post: “At least 3,000 Americans have probably died of covid-19 while Trump has played golf”
Trump suggests students are strong and largely unaffected by the virus, but more than 37,000 cases have been reported at campuses in all 50 states.
CNN: “More than 37,000 Covid-19 cases have been reported at colleges and universities in all 50 states”
Trump claims that children are “virtually immune,” despite half a million children having been diagnosed with the coronavirus.
CNN: “Half a million US children have been diagnosed with Covid-19, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association.”