President Trump Admits Hiding Seriousness Of Coronavirus From The Public “To Avoid Panic”

President Trump speaking on Coroanvirus downplay

A taping of President Donald Trump admitting he was playing down the Coronavirus situation had many questioning how dangerous  the president is to public safety. Trump for months threw water on the Coronavirus pandemic as being nothing more than a flu. He even went so far in refusing to wear a mask, and has held public campaign events lacking social distancing. In a recorded interview with news journalist Bob Woodward, Trump admitted this of the Coronavirus:

“You just breathe the air and that’s how it’s passed,” Trump said in a Feb. 7 call. “And so that’s a very tricky one. That’s a very delicate one. It’s also more deadly than even your strenuous flus.”

If you have been following Trump’s briefings to the public on Coronavirus since the pandemic began…you would remember  when he told us all that the virus was nothing more than the common flu. The president also mentioned that we would get pass coronavirus without a vaccine. It was on March 19th that Trump revealed the truth of how deadly Coronavirus is, saying:

I wanted to always play it down,” the president said. “I still like playing it down, because I don’t want to create a panic.”

Listen to Trump below explain his position on why he lied to the American people by throwing sand on the seriousness of the Coronavirus