In recently surfaced tapped conversations between a journalist and President Trump, Trump admits he downplayed the COVID-19 virus.
A tapped conversations between journalist Bob Woodward and President Donald J. Trump recently surfaced through Woodward’s new book, Rage.
President Trump knew coronavirus was deadlier than the flu but he didn’t tell American people.
“I wanted to always play it down. I still like playing it down. I didn’t want to create a panic,” Trump said.
You know how Trump said coronavirus was like the flu and we knew it was bulls**t? Well, turns out he secretly knew it was bulls**t, too. pic.twitter.com/NIPeogFaht
— The Daily Show (@TheDailyShow) September 10, 2020