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Trump Unable to Escape Virus Fallout as His Own Words Haunt Him

  • Woodward book lands as voters are about to decide election
  • Biden says Trump’s comments reveal ‘a life-and-death betrayal’
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WATCH: Trump defends telling journalist Bob Woodward that he intentionally downplayed the severity of the coronavirus in public.Source: Bloomberg

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Donald Trump’s bid to focus his re-election campaign on anything but the pandemic hit another setback Wednesday, as the president acknowledged publicly downplaying the threat of the coronavirus in February even though he knew it was dangerous.