LOCAL AND STATE NEWS
** COVID-19 NEWS AND TIPS **
The support for face masks is growing. The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the pandemic in the United States could be “under control” in just one or two months if everyone wore masks.
Harvard Global Health Director: ‘Very worried’ COVID-19 data might not continue to be available after the Trump administration stripped the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of control of COVID-19 patient data.
Lawmakers Demand Answers After Trump Upends CDC’s COVID-19 Reporting System, including Sen. Patty Murray, the top Democrat on the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee.
Camping reservations skyrocket across the US during pandemic, experts say – Health experts have said it’s better to be outdoors and avoid shared spaces, and Americans have listened.
** THE CURRENT STATE OF THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY **
I’m a GOP governor. Why didn’t Trump help my state with coronavirus testing? [by Larry Hogan of Maryland.]
Trump impeachment defense team lawyer Alan Dershowitz: “This is the United States of America. We don’t send people [Michael Choen] to solitary confinement in prison because they want to write a book” [see interview]
By Frank Figliuzzi, former FBI assistant director for counterintelligence and NBC News/MSNBC analyst: “China will likely be the next foreign power accused of undermining a U.S. presidential election — it just doesn’t know it yet. The Trump administration, through words and deeds, appears to be grooming the American voter to accept an eventual assertion that China sabotaged the 2020 election if the outcome doesn’t go President Donald Trump’s way.”