Right now the US is on track to suffer the largest, most explosive #COVID19 epidemic in the world. The surge has begun, and NYC is Ground Zero. All night I have been hearing sirens all over the City....at this moment Inhear 6 ambulances, moving in all directions. There's another. https://t.co/yEj2WAHdf7— Laurie Garrett (@Laurie_Garrett) March 21, 2020
Maybe those intelligence briefings that previous presidents had early each morning served some purpose after all. pic.twitter.com/Jk2lZ5QPLg— S.V. Dáte (@svdate) March 21, 2020
“Americans have every right to be scared as this virus has caused suffering around the world and here at home. So I understand how hard this is. But I can commit to every American that we are doing everything in our power to curb the spread, treat the sick, and recover quickly” https://t.co/Q2La0xgces— Carrie Cordero (@carriecordero) March 20, 2020
A crack at what POTUS should have said. "I hear you and I understand people are afraid. We are with you and will do everything we can. My heart goes out to everyone suffering either physically or financially. Together, working and loving each other we can and will get thru this— Joe Lockhart (@joelockhart) March 20, 2020
Only when you re-imagine it, do you understand how seriously bad his response was. And how self-centered and incapable of empathy he is.
And here it is. No surprise.— George Conway (@gtconway3d) March 21, 2020
“Donald Trump may not have been expecting this, but a lot of other people in the government were — they just couldn't get him to do anything about it,” this official said. ‘The system was blinking red.’” https://t.co/RgflWwERYZ
During a White House briefing today about COVID-19, the president stated several things that are factually wrong.@WmBrangham walks us through the facts. pic.twitter.com/GMD7nJRsUx— PBS NewsHour (@NewsHour) March 20, 2020
This x 100000 https://t.co/fZ2GuChL4l— Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) March 21, 2020
Testing isn’t fixed. https://t.co/LPCYqa3TQz— Charles Ornstein (@charlesornstein) March 21, 2020
All for the want of a nail. Nobody could have foreseen.
Absolutely, completely, totally, positively, useless. In that high office, he is a waste of space and resources.Reported US coronavirus cases in March via @CNN:— Ryan Struyk (@ryanstruyk) March 21, 2020