On Monday, President Donald Trump delivered another White House briefing on the coronavirus pandemic, during which he claimed his administration was making significant progress, even while calling once again for schools to reopen and end lockdowns.
The president's message was derided by commenters on social media.
#Trump claims Telehealth is something his administration set up years ago, first for the VA and now for everybody e… https://t.co/zpPWogGibv— snarke (@snarke)1596491133.0
@thehill Gaslighter-In-Chief Trump is making things worse. #VoteHimOut— Straightforward (@Straightforward)1596491210.0
Uh, is this briefing Trumps healthcare plan? He’s extending Telehealth.— StaceyAnn (@StaceyAnn)1596491173.0
It's getting to be pretty Soviet around here, when every day Trump announces "significant progress" against the vir… https://t.co/BXA3QwsTTI— Susan Glasser (@Susan Glasser)1596490823.0
@ABC Starting now : Trump needs tv time to stroke his fragile ego, air his grievances , lie , Bragg about shit that… https://t.co/x69V4xTkfk— Make America Normal Again💛🇺🇸💙 (@Make America Normal Again💛🇺🇸💙)1596491065.0
Trump is just beyond boring. He's about to lap boring in the boring race for the second time just during this "press briefing"— Michael Salfino (@Michael Salfino)1596491290.0
Apparently, the theme for today's briefing is that no one else has ever thought anyone could do what Trump has done.— The Owl Is Wise 🦉 (@The Owl Is Wise 🦉)1596491196.0
Trump is sounding like a rambling idiot at his coronavirus briefing right now.— Ty Clark (@Ty Clark)1596491345.0
It’s so painful to see trump read at the coronavirus briefing... it’s like watching a third grader struggle trying… https://t.co/Ju0yElFRvo— Stylin Jess (@Stylin Jess)1596491277.0