The United States suffers the most COVID-19 deaths in a single day: 2,804.
The US has now had more than 45,000 deaths and over 825,000 cases.
And at the same time:
I’ve had great “ratings” my whole life, there’s nothing unusual about that for me. The White House News Conference ratings are “through the roof”(Monday Night Football, Bachelor Finale , @nytimes) but I don’t care about that. I care about going around the Fake News to the PEOPLE!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 21, 2020
President Trump: "I inherited broken junk." pic.twitter.com/2vsGpEUcAh— The Hill (@thehill) April 18, 2020
Even if that were true, that Trump "inherited broken junk", what has he done in the last 3 and 1/2 years to fix it? Seriously.— An Old Woman (@linda72135856) April 18, 2020
💥FEB7: Trump admin sent 18TONS medical supplies to China etc, masks, gowns, gauze, respirators, etc.— Chris Morris 🇺🇸⚖⚡ (@cm_merlin) April 18, 2020
Now, we don’t have what we need! Doctors & nurses begging for supplies. Governors are told to get it on their own! @HouseDemocrats @SenateDems @SenSchumerhttps://t.co/6NgBtnWJkP
There are a lot of smoking guns, but this one might be the smokiest:Your daily reminder that there was no bigger cheerleader for China’s Coronavirus response than Donald Trump.— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) April 16, 2020
Nobody undermined efforts to hold China to account more than our own president. https://t.co/q1SzCHuY0D
The U.S. had a program that put scientists all over the world to identify viruses early so we could get a head start on vaccines and treatments.— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) April 15, 2020
The program was working in the exact lab in Wuhan that identified coronavirus in January.
Trump shut the program down last September.
Love the Evangelicals out there preaching that they are not going to have something invisible control their lives.— YS (@NYinLA2121) April 21, 2020
Give it a sec.
And from the "pro-life" crowd:— Karen 200mph 🌊 (@K200mph) April 21, 2020
"There are more important things than living." pic.twitter.com/krVbpsvAA8
Another fun twist: Evangelicals mad about the government telling them what they can and cannot do with their bodies— Call me PT (@PittsburghTodd) April 22, 2020
LoL well... pic.twitter.com/vxQb3akji5— Magic (@ruthMP20) April 22, 2020
Remember the Bush years when there was a giant news story about one woman on life support possibly being taken off per her own wishes? And now those same people are straight faced asking us to sacrifice a few relatives for the sake of being able to eat at Applebee's? Good times.— Allison Widder (@elhijodealli7) April 20, 2020