At the same time as states start to carry their stay-at-home orders, Rachel Maddow stated on Thursday that Donald Trump’s failed federal response to the coronavirus is nonetheless inflicting outbreaks all throughout the nation.
“Coast to coast, tip to tail, the federal response simply continues to be completely horrible,” the MSNBC host stated. “It’s actually not getting any higher.”
Maddow stated that Trump’s bungled administration of this disaster is “inflicting huge outbreaks in your state.”
She identified that in New Mexico, an ICE facility managed by Trump’s federal authorities is failing to comply with correct security protocols, which has allowed the virus to unfold.
— PoliticusUSA (@politicususa) May 15, 2020
It’s one factor to have an absent or lame federal response to an epidemic. It’s one other factor when the federal authorities is definitely the entity that’s itself screwing up and never following the principles and never following an infection management procedures and, subsequently, they’re who’s inflicting huge outbreaks in your state. However that’s what is going on in New Mexico now. That’s why that governor is so mad. And you understand, coast to coast, tip to tail, the federal response simply continues to be completely horrible. It’s actually not getting any higher. I imply right this moment, for some cause, the individual on the Pentagon accountable for procuring gear below the Protection Manufacturing Act, they simply fired her. With out rationalization. Certain, looks like a very good time. Does it have something to do with the truth that they simply put in someone on the Pentagon to test high-level officers there for loyalty to President Trump?
Months into the disaster, Trump’s response remains to be a catastrophe
It’s one factor to get hit by an unpredictable disaster and battle to get your footing. However america is nicely into this outbreak now, and Trump’s response remains to be a horror present of epic proportions.
“We’re months into this disaster,” former Vice President Joe Biden tweeted on Thursday. “There’s merely no excuse for President Trump’s failure to implement a nationwide testing technique.”
We’re months into this disaster. There’s merely no excuse for President Trump’s failure to implement a nationwide testing technique.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) May 15, 2020
From Trump’s refusal to lead by example to his monumental failure to enact a nationwide testing technique that’s essential to reopening the financial system, he nonetheless can’t work out the way to reply this pandemic.
It’s virtually as if placing a failed businessman turned recreation present host accountable for managing a world well being emergency was a nasty concept.
Sean Colarossi at present resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma in Journalism from the College of Massachusetts Amherst and was an organizing fellow for each of President Obama’s presidential campaigns. He additionally labored with Deliberate Parenthood as an Reasonably priced Care Act Outreach Organizer in 2014, serving to northeast Ohio residents acquire medical health insurance protection.