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More Americans could die from coronavirus than those killed in battle during Civil War, White House projection shows

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump and his leading health advisers dealing with the novel coronavirus pandemic offered some grim statistics for Americans in the weeks ahead.
Statistical models showed that roughly 100,000 and 240,000 Americans could die from the disease - even if Americans observed the strict social distancing guidelines.
The forecasted figures are an alarming when put in context with other pandemics and wars.
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Republicans say impeachment distracted Trump from coronavirus. But the president golfed and held rallies during his trial while downplaying the virus for weeks

Republicans say impeachment distracted Trump from coronavirus. But the president golfed and held rallies during his trial while downplaying the virus for weeks

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Republicans are now blaming impeachment for President Donald Trump's bungled coronavirus response.
"It came up while we were tied down in the impeachment trial. And I think it diverted the attention of the government because everything every day was all about impeachment," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday.
But Trump golfed, held campaign rallies, and hosted a Super Bowl party during his trial while repeatedly downplaying the threat of the virus.
Public health experts widely agree that Trump's response to coronavirus has been disastrous, excoriating the president for...
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