President Trump is holding a news conference on the White House Thursday, a day after his claims to Bob Woodward that he all the time wished to minimize COVID-19 grew to become public.
“I wanted to always play it down. I still like playing it down, because I don’t want to create a panic,”, in keeping with a March 19 audio interview recorded by Woodward for his upcoming ebook, “Rage.”
How to look at President Trump’s news conference
- What: President Trump holds news conference
- Date: September 10, 2020
- Time: 3 p.m. ET
- Location: White House
- Online stream: Live on CBSN – within the participant above and in your mobile or streaming device
Mr. Trump says he did not wish to instill worry and panic within the nation, although he has made different remarks to make Americans scared of what the long run holds if he would not win reelection.
“The Democrats never even mentioned the words LAW & ORDER at their National Convention. That’s where they are coming from. If I don’t win, America’s Suburbs will be OVERRUN with Low Income Projects, Anarchists, Agitators, Looters and, of course, ‘Friendly Protesters,’” the president tweeted Thursday.
The purpose for Mr. Trump’s news conference Thursday just isn’t but clear.
Mr. Trump has been touting a timeline for a COVID-19 vaccine, suggesting one would possibly even be doable earlier than Election Day, though specialists together with the federal government’s personal Dr. Anthony Fauci say a widespread vaccine just isn’t more likely to be obtainable to the general public earlier than 2021.