• Talking through a pandemic: Trump uses words as a weapon in coronavirus response

    3 days ago - By The Washington Post

    The president's on-air ubiquity is part of a deliberate White House strategy to place him front and center as the pitchman and public relations impresario, posing a challenge for Joe Biden and other Democrats.
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  • Biden's new ad attacks Trump for repeatedly downplaying the coronavirus outbreak, using the president's own words against him

    Biden's new ad attacks Trump for repeatedly downplaying the coronavirus outbreak, using the president's own words against him

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Former Vice President Joe Biden released tweeted a new video on Thursday that juxtaposed Trump's words about the coronavirus threat with the increasing number of U.S. cases.
    It previews a possible line of attack that Democrats would wield against Trump during the general election.
    In the video, Trump is seen saying "We have it totally under control" in a January 22 interview on CNBC, as superimposed text shows the first U.S. reported case of the coronavirus.
    Other clips juxtapose his remarks over the next several weeks as the total number of U.S. cases climbs.
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