It began with a parade of corporate CEOs who briefly took the podium to explain efforts their companies would take to improve coronavirus screening.
The United States has tested far fewer people per capita than any of its peer nations, and by a wide margin.
It’s an astonishing claim, and it’s astonishing because Trump has spent the better part of his term dismantling the federal government’s pandemic fighting infrastructure.
In 2018, Trump ordered the White House National Security Council’s (NSC) entire global health security arm shut down.
TRUMP: "I just think it's a nasty question...When you say me, I didn't do it....I don't know anything about it.".
Presumably, the “administration” that Trump referred to here is the Trump administration.
Now that Trump is president, however, anything that goes wrong is someone else’s fault. »