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A month later, Pence’s wildly optimistic view of the pandemic has proved almost entirely wrong

A month later, Pence’s wildly optimistic view of the pandemic has proved almost entirely wrong
Monday 13
20:50 2020

But that wasn’t Pence’s point. His point was that the numbers showed that the United States had the pandemic well in hand and that there was no reason to believe anything but that things would keep getting better. He dropped a number of data points about case growth, test rates and deaths to reinforce his optimistic point. Nearly a month later, Pence has been proved wrong in nearly every way on every bit of data he offered. The vice president, as the head of the government’s response to the pandemic, presented a case for his own success that was shown ...

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Summary: The head of the government's coronavirus response completely failed to see the new surge coming — and denied that it was.

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