A new record for the most single-day new cases for any country on Earth and the first day with 80,000+ new cases
Our World In Data reports 85,329 new cases (which would be a new single-day record)
"After the virus hit, we recovered faster than any major nation in the world. . . . [T]here's no nation in the world that's recovered like we've recovered."October 26: 69,848 new cases and 529 new deaths
"We're doing a great job. We are absolutely rounding the corner. Other than the fake news wants to scare everybody, we are absolutely rounding the corner."October 27: 75,980 new cases and 1,055 new deaths
"You turn on [the TV] . . . COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID, COVID. . . . And you know why we have so many cases? Because we test more . . . I mean, it's a very simple thing . . . But they use it to make us look bad, but here's the story. It's COVID, COVID, COVID. . . . And the vaccines are coming right around the corner. And if I weren't here, it would have taken two, three, four years before you had this stuff. It's happening now . . ."
"And I say, we're turning the corner. We're turning the corner. We're rounding, like this racetrack. Look at this, it's perfect. We're rounding the curve. We will vanquish the virus. And by the way, we're going to have the vaccine. . . . We have the vaccine. We're going to have it very soon. Very soon. We're going to deliver it. But without it, also, we're rounding the curve, we're rounding the corner. It's happening."
"We're making that final turn. They don't want to hear it. We're making that turn. You know that right? We're going to have the vaccine, anyway with or without it, we're making the turn. Normal life will fully resume. That's all we want. We want normal life, normal life, go back seven months, we'll take normal life, greatest economy we ever had. We want normal life and next year will be the greatest economic year in the history of our country. That's where we're heading. Super V."
". . . a great vaccine. And that's all set. . . . Our military is going to deliver it. It'll be done very quickly. . . . We will get rid of this virus. It'll be very – you watch, it's going to happen very quickly . . . This was a terrible, terrible thing that happened, terrible thing that happened. Terrible thing that happened."October 28: 81,585 new cases and 1,030 new deaths
A new record for the most single-day new cases for any country on Earth.
". . . a safe vaccine is coming very quickly. You're going to have it momentarily . . . we're rounding the turn regardless. You know that. We've got the vaccine. I say, regardless, they'll say, "Well, maybe you don't." We have it. . . . We pioneered groundbreaking therapies and I'm telling you we're down 85%. Think of that. Think of that. Down 85%. Nobody has any idea what that means . . ."
A new record for the most single-day new cases for any country on Earth and the first day with 90,000+ new cases. First instance of three consecutive days with 1,000+ new deaths in almost two months.
"All Biden does is talks about COVID. Right? He doesn't call it the China virus. You know why? Because China has him paid off. He can't use that term."
"My plan for America will deliver a safe vaccine. You're going to have it in a few weeks. It's coming very quickly. . . . Our vaccine will eradicate the virus, and by the way, we have it. But whether we have it or not, it's rounding the turn. It's rounding the turn."
As good an ad about Trump as I've seen. I hope you'll retweet it. pic.twitter.com/G5e5L0HyRu— Seth Abramson (@SethAbramson) October 29, 2020
Democratic Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi says documents reveal that the Trump administration attempted to use $250 million of taxpayer money, meant for Covid-19 education purposes, as a "slush fund" to help President Trump's reelection campaign by trying to rebrand the pandemic. pic.twitter.com/KEBsLRUBc9— The Lead CNN (@TheLeadCNN) October 29, 2020
"We're never gonna lock down again" -- Again I ask you: if Trump was intentionally trying to infect as many Americans as possible with coronavirus, how could we tell the difference? pic.twitter.com/3WzJgrvqW4— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
There is not a single mask visible in the packed crowd behind Trump. His campaign is giving up even pretending to try to slow the spread of coronavirus at his pandemic rallies. pic.twitter.com/TSu6Oqes4K— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
"There should be major criminal liability for some scum like this ... He should be prosecuted. Are you listening to me back in Washington? He should be prosecuted. Along with the New York Times" -- Trump on Miles Taylor, aka "anonymous" pic.twitter.com/cMk3fKLR9x— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
"Bad things are gonna happen to him" -- Trump on Miles Taylor pic.twitter.com/jTOVMMWh1m— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
Melania Trump in Tampa: "In a time when hate, negativity, & fear are the messages the media streams into our homes & the large tech companies are protecting political censorship, we need to remember what is really important: my husband's administration is focused on the future." pic.twitter.com/XYl3ZbejUU— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
Trump: I think google should fire him very quickly because bad things are going to happen to him pic.twitter.com/RVzZR6GdB9— Acyn Torabi (@Acyn) October 29, 2020
President of the United States calls for prosecution of newspaper for printing op-ed that criticized him. His authoritarian “war with the media" is at the core of his political strategy. https://t.co/evr56BM5Gh https://t.co/i6fOs3EhRA— Matthew Gertz (@MattGertz) October 29, 2020
Trump still thinks that public health measures aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus are hoaxes meant to hurt him politically. And 40 percent of voters somehow buy this. pic.twitter.com/y3wc7bLQDU— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
"You know the bottom line, though? You're gonna get better" -- Trump's closing message is submission to the coronavirus pic.twitter.com/L1FS06SJMV— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 29, 2020
On Air Force One tonight, press secretary Kayleigh McEnany came back to the press cabin to tell us that President Trump had a “really good, productive meeting” with Lil Wayne in Miami this morning. pic.twitter.com/KSNdiXrQfC— Anthony Zurcher (@awzurcher) October 30, 2020
Brett Kavanaugh's stunningly ignorant Supreme Court opinion contains significant factual error. https://t.co/T6bojxveUY— Lawrence O'Donnell (@Lawrence) October 28, 2020
Justice Kavanaugh issued a rare public "correction" to his false claim by changing ONE word. Are we satisfied? In a word, NO. We won't sit by while he uses mistruth about the Green Mountain State as cover to erode voter rights. #FactsMatter Full statement: https://t.co/KmhhnQTFt8 pic.twitter.com/DdN9fqpG42— Vermont Secretary of State’s Office (@VermontSOS) October 29, 2020
THEY MAILED A FLASH DRIVE?!?!!?— Thomas Paine ✊ (@TomPaineToday) October 30, 2020
DO THEY NOT KNOW ABOUT EMAIL? https://t.co/oPbTmdeKAw
It was me. I stole the documents— Sarah Cooper (@sarahcpr) October 29, 2020