As cases soar, Trump declares pandemic ending and Biden criticizes his handling of it.

“The bottom line is, Donald Trump is the worst possible president, the worst possible person, to try to lead us through this pandemic,” Biden said. “Either he just doesn’t have any idea what to do or just doesn’t care.”

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Trump says the nation is ‘turning a corner’ as COVID-19 cases reach a new single-day record

As Trump stood on the stage Thursday night and insisted that more of the nation needed to go back to normal and that COVID-19 was going to go away, the nation is burning. Cases aren’t just continuing to rise, it’s unclear where they will peak, or when they will go down again.

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Opinion | Fauci’s anger at Trump is more damning than it first appeared

But that Fauci footage is ripped out of context to make it appear as if he were referring to Trump. As Post fact-checker Glenn Kessler shows, it actually comes from an interview in which Fauci praised the dedication of the coronavirus task force, not Trump.

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Trump’s attacks on his own top officials raise questions about steroid’s affects on his personality

Trump’s behavior raises questions about whether the dexamethasone he has been taking is affecting his personality. “Donald Trump sounds unhinged” is not exactly something that could come only because of medication, but his statements Thursday raised concern even by Trumpian standards.

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Trump’s drive outside Walter Reed hospital criticized by Secret Service members, doctors

“He’s not even pretending to care now,” one agent said after the president’s jaunt outside Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

“Where are the adults?” said a former Secret Service member.

They spoke on the condition of anonymity out of fear of retribution.

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Rose Garden event suspected of virus outbreak alarms D.C. officials

“The whole point over the past seven months in flattening the curve is to keep away from people. Now we have events over the last week in which we’ve had hundreds of people sequentially exposed, which makes contact tracing in this kind of situation a near impossibility.”

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