- President Trump says that Democrats are using the virulent coronavirus as a “hoax” to damage him and his administration.
- “The Democrats are politicizing the coronavirus,” he said from a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina. “This is their new hoax.”
- The coronavirus, which began in Wuhan, China, has now killed more than 2,800 people worldwide and infected more than 80,000.
- The total number of cases in the U.S. was 63 as of the latest announcements, with most cases being former passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship and evacuees from Wuhan.
Trump slams Democrats over abortion
Trump incorrectly stated that Democrats support “ripping” the baby out of a mother’s womb “right up until the very moment of birth.”
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that 1.3% of abortions were performed after 21 weeks and that 65% occur in the first eight weeks.
You heard it here first, folks:
“We’re going to compete for every vote in 2020 and we expect to win a historic share of the black vote.”-DJT