"I think that's a problem that's going to go away ... We're fortunate so far and we think it's going to remain that way." — Trump 5 hours ago https://t.co/AT9ip14gzK— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) February 25, 2020
Trump's only concern is with the "black swan" and how it affects his re-election chances. He fears losing the protective shield of the Presidency, i.e., the DOJ memo that says Presidents are invisible and bulletproof and, essentially, above the law (with the concurrence of the Senate, of course). Literally nothing else matters.
This morning’s classified coronavirus briefing should have been made fully open to the American people—they would be as appalled & astonished as I am by the inadequacy of preparedness & prevention.— Richard Blumenthal (@SenBlumenthal) February 25, 2020
What? And let the cat out of the bag? Are you mad?
Meanwhile, Trump’s Coronavirus Task Force Leader, Ken Cuccinelli, Asks Twitter Followers --- For HELP getting past the Johns Hopkins Paywall to check on coronavirus status updates, rather than their own CDC (who would normally be on top of this) https://t.co/32oAtnLA33— Sandy (@CalHN) February 25, 2020
The POTUS is a sociopath. And his people are incompetents.