[CNN] Donald Trump can’t distract voters from coronavirus now | NEWS – USA Again

[CNN] Donald Trump can’t distract voters from coronavirus now | NEWS – USA Again

President Trump has avoided discussing coronavirus as much as possible, instead downplaying the crisis and even mocking people for wearing masks. Last week, though, the White House announced that both President Trump and the first lady tested positive for Covid-19. This diagnosis makes Trump’s strategy of changing the subject virtually impossible.

SOURCES AND FURTHER READING:

An agitated Trump encourages governors to use aggressive tactics on protesters
https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/01/politics/donald-trump-race-police/index.html

It’s official: The CDC wants you to wear a mask
https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/14/health/coronavirus-masks-cdc-editorial/index.html

How Donald Trump completely whiffed on his debate mask answer
https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/01/politics/trump-masks-debate/index.html

Chris Christie says “no one was wearing masks” during Trump’s debate prep
https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/trump-coronavirus-positive/h_0bf4f934e477ee7c837d2afdbd7cc873

US still in first wave of pandemic
https://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2020/09/25/coronavirus-still-in-first-wave-wrap-nick-watt-lead-vpx.cnn

Trump has the worst job losses on record heading into the election
https://www.cnn.com/2020/10/02/economy/september-2020-jobs-report-election/index.html

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