Biden Skewers Trump On COVID-19 Response
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden eviscerated President Donald Trump during Tuesday’s debate for his botched response to the coronavirus pandemic, accusing Trump of panicking in the face of a historic public health crisis and hiding the threat from the American people.
Biden rattled through the devastating effects of COVID-19 in the U.S.: more than 200,000 total deaths, 40,000 new cases per day and 750 to 1,000 daily deaths. The Democratic candidate noted that when Trump was presented with the dire statistics in an August interview with Axios, he dismissed them with “It is what it is.”
“It is what it is because you are who you are. That’s why it is,” Biden said during the first of three scheduled presidential debates. “The president has no …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]