4 weeks ago: “Frankly, the testing has been going very smooth… we’ve done a good job on testing.”
Reality: As of March 12, the CDC had completed only 3,903 #Covid_19 tests, with US public health labs completing an additional 9,721, for a total of 13,624.
Trump lied. And @VP blackmailed. As people died.
This "attempt to swap access for coverage is a wanton act of coercion in defiance of press freedom. Politicians must not be allowed to dictate how the news is covered, period." @SuzanneNossel of @PENamerican
FACT CHECK: El Paso Fire Department confirms lied about his crowd size -- only 6,500 attended his embarrassing rally.
Meanwhile, estimates say up to 15,000 turned out for Beto.
#MAGA voters have been living the #TrumpSlump since Trump took office:
In #Alabama , poverty has grown in 27 of 67 counties since 2016.
In #Texas poverty grew in 83 out of 254 counties.
In Carter County, #Kentucky , poverty rose 8.5% to 31.1%.