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stated on March 26, 2020 in a Hannity show interview
Speaking of his restriction on travel from China, “I had (Joe) Biden calling me xenophobic. … He called me a racist, because of the fact that he felt it was a racist thing to stop people from China coming in.”
stated on March 15, 2020 in a Facebook post
“So Oscar Health, the company tapped by Trump to profit from covid tests, is a Kushner company. Imagine that, profits over national safety.”
stated on March 16, 2020 in a TV segment
“Now, as it stands, our health care system has adequate ventilators, ICU beds, medical professionals.”
stated on March 12, 2020 in a post on the internet
“The CDC can detain anyone with a fever — indefinitely. … Vaccination (is) a way people could get out of detention.”
stated on March 12, 2020 in a tweet
Says Joe Biden “was in charge of the H1N1 Swine Flu epidemic which killed thousands of people. The response was one of the worst on record. Our response is one of the best, with fast action of border closings & a 78% Approval Rating, the highest on record. His was lowest!"
stated on February 27, 2020 in a Facebook post
"Akira’ is a 1988 movie about an apocalyptic event taking place months before Tokyo 2020 Olympics, showing the (World Health Organization) advising Japan to postpone the Olympics because of a pandemic risk"
stated on July 14, 2018 in posts on the Internet
A post comparing two construction workers — “Joe legal” and “Jose illegal” — says “Jose” pays no taxes yet gets free medical care, food stamps, welfare, and 'head of the class' priority for his children in applying for college.
stated on March 12, 2020 in a press conference
Of the Trump administration’s European travel restrictions that exempt the U.K.: “Well, you can just get into the Chunnel, and you’ll be in the U.K.”
stated on March 11, 2020 in a White House speech
The health insurance industry has “agreed to waive all co-payments for coronavirus treatments.”
stated on March 6, 2020 in remarks to reporters
“Anybody that wants a test (for the coronavirus) can get a test.”
stated on February 28, 2020 in posts on social media
“Every election year has a disease” ... SARS in 2004; avian flu in 2008; swine flu in 2010; MERS in 2012; Ebola in 2014 and 2018; Zika in 2016 and the coronavirus in 2020.
stated on March 9, 2020 in an interview on MSNBC
“Joe Biden just told @Lawrence that as president he would veto Medicare for All if it passed both houses and came to his desk.”
Republican National Committee
stated on March 5, 2020 in a mass email
On key issues including taxes, health care, the Green New Deal, abortion, and guns, there is “no daylight between” Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden.
stated on March 4, 2020 in in a press briefing
“With regard to the cost, let me be very clear: HHS has designated the coronavirus test as an essential health benefit. That means, by definition, it's covered in the private health insurance of every American, as well as covered by Medicare and Medicaid."
stated on February 29, 2020 in a press conference
Speaking of an HIV outbreak in Indiana during his time as governor, says “we immediately deployed health resources.”
stated on December 11, 2019 in a tweet
"Prescription drug companies are charging Americans prices that are on average 4x higher than what's charged in other countries."
stated on February 24, 2020 in a post on Facebook
"Cuba has a lung cancer vaccine we in the US had no access to because we sanctioned Cuba.”
stated on February 5, 2020 in a campaign ad
Says Sen. Thom Tillis voted to "take away" coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.
stated on November 15, 2019 in a Facebook post
“If you have the Flu… get these two items… Sambucol (and) Oscillococcinum… in 48 hours you will feel better. In 72 hours you will be almost symptom-free.”
stated on February 23, 2020 in an MSNBC interview
Says Bernie Sanders “opposed Obamacare, didn't like the fact we didn't push a single-payer option.”
Has President Donald Trump invoked the Defense Production Act or not? It’s complicated
By Louis Jacobson • March 23, 2020
Donald Trump calls the coronavirus the ‘Chinese virus.’ Health experts say that’s wrong
By Miriam Valverde • March 19, 2020
We want to know your questions about the coronavirus outbreak, response
By Josie Hollingsworth • March 13, 2020
Fact-checking Donald Trump’s mistakes about European travel due to coronavirus
By Miriam Valverde • March 12, 2020
Fact-checking the Joe Biden-Bernie Sanders face-off: Long records, ample attacks
By Louis Jacobson • March 12, 2020