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Even as the number of Americans infected by coronavirus climbs past 70,000, “Wartime” President Trump said Tuesday that he wants the country to open up and be “raring to go by Easter” — less than three weeks from today and before the public health officials deem it safe.
While he refuses to make use of the Defense Production Act, he insists on giving people false hope that things are getting back to normal—while governors and public health officials face the reality of how this pandemic has brought life to a standstill in the U.S.
In fact, it’s almost as if “he wants to blame the governors if things go badly.”
If you’re wondering who he’s planning to scapegoat, Trump has already thrown several hints.