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Mon Mar 23, 2020, 08:33 AM

Pres. Anusmouth's Non-Response To COVID-19 Arrived On A Highway Of Degraded & Ignored Science

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In 2020, we have a White House that has disbanded or paved over scientific advisory panels, disregarded and disparaged its own scientists, and shuttered the pandemic office in the National Security Council. The administration's appointments of industry lobbyists and political ideologues to top-level positions has driven out thousands of career scientists across several agencies. As recently reported, the administration held classified meetings on the coronavirus during which they essentially cut out input from experts who could have helped shape a more orderly response.

To be clear, glossing over the fact that access to COVID-19 tests remains woefully limited in the United States, the idea of drive-in testing itself is good. But it was hard to watch some of the wealthiest companies in the country boast on national television as though they were suddenly carrying the torch of Florence Nightingale, such as when Walgreens' president, Richard Ashworth, said, "When we have natural disasters, our stores are a beacon in the community."

It is a key part of the Trump administration agenda to be the lighthouse keeper for these corporate beacons, as it dims the laboratory lights of federally funded climate, pollution, food, and health science. In 2020, we have a White House that has disbanded or paved over scientific advisory panels, disregarded and disparaged its own scientists, and shuttered the pandemic office in the National Security Council.

The administration's appointments of industry lobbyists and political ideologues to top-level positions has driven out thousands of career scientists across several agencies. As recently reported, the administration held classified meetings on the coronavirus during which they essentially cut out input from experts who could have helped shape a more orderly response.

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https://www.dailyclimate.org/trump-coronavirus-2645516072.html

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Mon Mar 23, 2020, 08:41 AM

1. Heard on TV this morning

China has no new cases so they are offering to help us.

Cuban Doctors are in Italy. Trump cut ties with Cuba.

He has destroyed so many relationships, encouraged,praised so many Dictators that can not help, actually laugh at him we are on our own.

I hope he accepts China help

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Mon Mar 23, 2020, 02:16 PM

2. Anusmouth

What a perfect name for the motherfucker

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