Promises Made, Promises Broken: Four Trump Doozies On COVID-19 Response
By Wednesday of this week, more than 1 million Americans had tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, and nearly 60,000 had died ― more than the U.S. death toll during the 20-year Vietnam War. The number of people who applied for unemployment surpassed 26 million, and a resumption of normal activity was still months away for much of the country.
But in President Donald Trump’s alternate universe, all was well. During an appearance that morning with Trump’s allies at “Fox & Friends,” White House senior adviser Jared Kushner declared victory over the pandemic.
“The federal government rose to the challenge,” Kushner said on the White House lawn. “This is a great success story.”
The claim was as absurd as it was out …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]