Even some public officials have challenged social-distancing requirements, calling them assaults on the Constitution. One group wants to gather up to 1,000 people for Easter.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2020/04/07/us/coronavirus-idaho-bundy-patriot.html
Lady Gaga is slated to headline a star-packed, Live Aid-esque virtual concert that will benefit healthcare workers on the frontlines of the covid-19 pandemic.
— Read on jezebel.com/lady-gaga-is-headlining-a-big-ole-coronavirus-relief-co-1842715654
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday granted a Republican request to limit absentee voting in Tuesday’s Wisconsin presidential primary amid restrictions on residents because of the coronavirus pandemic.
If those judges are elected – gone!
The state stands as a first test case in what could potentially be the biggest voting rights clash since the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
President Trump on Monday claimed that an inspector general report finding “severe” shortages of supplies at hospitals to fight the novel coronavirus is “just wrong.”
— Read on thehill.com/policy/healthcare/491454-trump-says-ig-report-finding-hospital-shortages-is-just-wrong
Wants to fire another Inspector Generals for reporting truth 🤬😡🥵
The city extends its ban on arrivals after most cases over past two weeks have come over overseas. Only six of 24 newly infected are local transmissions, but all are linked to entertainment venues already closed.
— Read on www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/health-environment/article/3078633/coronavirus-five-hong-kong-residents-flown-back
President Donald Trump said on Monday that he and others, without specifying who, would be regularly tested for the coronavirus, a pandemic disease that has killed more than 10,000 Americans and throttled the U.S. economy.
— Read on www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-pence/trump-says-he-others-will-be-tested-regularly-idUSKBN21O320
Testing easy for him but not most Americans 🤬
US officials stop shipment at 3M factory after Trump invoked Defense Production Act to stop exports to Canada and beyond
— Read on www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/06/us-blocks-face-masks-canada-n95-protection-equipment
Our idiot President has no brains, morals, or even common sense. The paper to make the masks comes from…. you guessed it – Canada 😡
The United States buys 29 million doses of an anti-malarial drug which has shown anecdotal evidence of being effective against COVID-19, with the President saying people are dying and the country has nothing to lose by trying it.
— Read on mobile.abc.net.au/news/2020-04-06/donald-trump-us-stockpiling-anti-malarial-for-coronavirus-fight/12124514
The state was set to hold in-person balloting for presidential primaries and many local races on Tuesday, but Gov. Tony Evers, a Democrat, issued an emergency order shutting down the voting.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2020/04/06/us/politics/wisconsin-primary-election-postponed-coronavirus.html
GOP in Wisconsin favors death over health and life 😡🤬🥵