Prominent Republicans are increasingly breaking publicly with President Donald Trump on the question of wearing masks during the coronavirus pandemic. The president has discounted the utility of wearing masks, which he does not wear while in public. And Trump has held campaign rallies without requiring supporters to don masks. But Republicans have started posting pictures [
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tried to follow President Donald Trump’s suggestions for reopening and the result has left the state in a catastrophe. As Houston’s ICU beds fill up, Abbott finally decided to pause the reopening plans he’d been implementing since the middle of May when Texas’ stay-at-home order ended. “As we experience an [
Governors in multiple states who took President Donald Trump’s advice on reopening their economies as quickly as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic have been forced to reverse course, which Politico reports is further damaging his campaign’s prospects. “Republican governors in Florida, Arizona and Texas followed Trump’s lead by quickly reopening their states while taking a [
Trump-loving Republican governors in states such as Arizona and Texas are finally starting to take the COVID-19 pandemic more seriously now that their states’ hospitals are in danger of being overrun. CNN national security analyst Juliette Kayyem said on Thursday that even though Govs. Greg Abbott of Texas and Doug Ducey of Arizona had proudly [
CNN medical analyst Dr. Sanjay Gupta on Tuesday slammed Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis for prematurely declaring victory over the novel coronavirus weeks ago just before cases in his state started to surge. During a panel discussion about COVID-19, Gupta outlined all the reasons why Florida is particularly vulnerable to the virus, and he expressed dismay [
"The pandemic is clearly getting worse in states nationwide—and instead of trying harder to stop it, President Trump is apparently trying harder to hide it."
Dr. Vin Gupta reacts to the governors still flouting public health guidelines as the coronavirus pandemic spirals out of control across the United States.
During an interview aired on Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) said that he doesn’t think that it’s fair to blame high crime rates in certain cities on Democratic mayors, just
Legal opposition continues to mount against North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper's executive orders, which have kept some businesses closed amid the coronavirus outbreak.
MSNBC Medical Contributor Dr. Vin Gupta says governors must require masks and ban indoor dining at restaurants as the number of states with surging coronavirus outbreaks shocks public health officials.
Ron DeSantis angrily dismisses allegation from fired scientist that officials are massaging figures to hide true impact of coronavirus
Republican governors in Florida, Texas and Arizona warn of rising caseloads and advocate mask-wearing, social distancing.