Daily WH COVID-19 briefing has questions from the press that are mainly about the incompetence issues.
Payroll tax holiday stunt proposed “take two taxcuts…etc.” from Larry Kudlow (remember that middle-class taxcut from November 2018). which will cost the economy a trillion dollars. Kudlow demurs and says he needs to “stay in his lane”.
VP Pence lies again about the availability of COVID-19 tests. Updates below.
Cooties at the core of capitalism:
Bailing out fracking because it’s threatened by a Saudi-Russian price war does seem awful…. collusive. As if a subsidy was being given for the same reasons that the trade wars have failed in the agricultural sector.