Link to Image Jake Tapper 30 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:50am RT @JerylBier: This story about China is from *February 3rd*: "More than 300 Chinese citizens have been detained, fined or otherwise punished by authorities for “spreading rumors” about the coronavirus crisis so far, according to Chinese Human Rights Defenders..." https://t.co/dDm0FKmSOU Jake Tapper 31 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:50am LA Times: Families watch helplessly as coronavirus hits nursing homes, infects loved ones
https://t.co/6CAJkYerPx Jake Tapper 32 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:48am "Introspective Reflection
"I would live all my life in nonchalance and insouciance
Were it not for making a living, which is rather a nouciance."
- Ogden Nash
Happy #Nationalpoetrymonth Jake Tapper 37 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:43am RT @ericallenhatch: March 1 / April 1 https://t.co/iA5MSpoLzV
Link to Image Jake Tapper 37 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:43am RT @CNN: Hundreds of thousands of retail workers lost their jobs this week as the coronavirus pandemic continues to decimate the industry. https://t.co/UJGo2bjFCZ Jake Tapper 44 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:36am "'I'll love you till the ocean
Is folded and hung up to dry
And the seven stars go squawking
Like geese about the sky..."
Happy #NationalPoetryMonth. Jake Tapper 52 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:28am RT @StephenAtHome: I remembered I got to do this song with John Prine years ago. But I didn’t remember the intro...Sending love and peace and gratitude to John and Fiona. https://t.co/zlNyMHv7m4 Jake Tapper 52 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:28am RT @mattkatz00: One of the most powerful politicians in New Jersey —> https://t.co/VI90Hhzreh Jake Tapper 54 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:27am RT @drsanjaygupta: By now, you probably recognize the gravelly, calming voice of Dr. Anthony Fauci. For decades, he has been at the forefront of our public health crises. And, for the last 20 years, he has been a friend. Today’s podcast is essential, informative and personal
Link to Image Jake Tapper 56 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:24am RT @RobbieGramer: A bunch of rich people from California, NYC, and other places flew to their vacation homes in Sun Valley, Idaho and now a rural Idaho community with only two ICU beds and a single ventilator has to deal with ~half of the state's COVID-19 cases
https://t.co/ERuD3XIb0Z Jake Tapper 57 minutes ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 9:23am RT @CNNPolitics: CNN Poll: Americans are divided over government handling of the coronavirus outbreak https://t.co/oKNI9o3Wd3https://t.co/7NvGZslQtr
Link to Image Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:40am RT @thedispatch: From @JerylBier: There Is No Reason to Believe China Is Reporting Its Coronavirus Cases Accurately https://t.co/h8FzzENToH Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:36am RT @nmeyersohn: Across rural America, police officers and sheriff deputies are delivering groceries to the elderly and residents with disabilities.
“It's very rewarding. It's very humbling,” said Major Bobby Reed of the Bourbon County Sheriff’s Department in Kansas. https://t.co/u9fC4ofhLf Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:29am RT @marycmccormack: I love this human being. Thank you teachers everywhere. https://t.co/5uWfpZj2Pg Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:28am RT @sahilkapur: Atlanta Journal-Constitution has new details of Sen. Loeffler stock trades as Congress was dealing with the virus. They include selling shares in retail shops like Lululemon and T.J. Maxx and investing in a biz “that makes COVID-19 protective garments.” https://t.co/XwqKVUANaN Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:26am RT @jk_rowling: Parents, teachers and carers working to keep children amused and interested while we’re on lockdown might need a bit of magic, so I’m delighted to launch https://t.co/cPg0dZpexBhttps://t.co/i0ZjTplVoU
Link to Image Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:26am @DavidLat@nyulangone Amazing! Jake Tapper 1 hour ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:25am RT @davidalexander5: 28 University of Texas spring breakers who flouted public health advice test positive for coronavirus https://t.co/On2IM1lqxQ Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:15am RT @VickyPJWard: “I have now been out of quarantine for almost 40 days—and life is far from normal. Even though the virus hit China around Christmas and rose exponentially until mid-February, life as we knew it is just seeing dawn three months later.” https://t.co/qGrktw2FsD Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:12am RT @NPRinskeep: How did Churchill lead Britain in early WW2? Stanley McChrystal to @rachelnpr: "He didn't say we're winning [or] about to win. He said we'll never surrender... People can handle bad news... if it's put into context...and if they believe it's accurate." @MorningEdition@NPR Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:10am RT @ClarenceHouse: As Patron of @age_uk, The Prince of Wales shares a message on the Coronavirus pandemic and its effect on the older members of the community. https://t.co/a6NEFPOtvQ
Link to Image Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:02am RT @TaylorLorenz: Trolls are crashing AA meetings being held on Zoom video calls and harassing recovering alcoholics https://t.co/kPBDffKP1r Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:01am Politico: “The Trump administration has decided against reopening Obamacare enrollment to uninsured Americans during the coronavirus pandemic, defying calls from health insurers and Democrats to create a special sign-up window amid the health crisis.” https://t.co/UI61gB9bcW Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:00am RT @ddale8: After depicting the coronavirus as the flu and arguing life should go on as normal, Trump now portrays himself as the man who saved lives by standing up to the people who depicted the coronavirus as the flu and argued life should go on as normal. https://t.co/U047SoYyP3 Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 8:00am RT @amandacarpenter: Who cares about the polling, the TV ratings, or if Trump maybe changed his tone for a moment. There is only one thing that matters. The death count. From me. https://t.co/JgnKHLPURi Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 7:59am RT @karaswisher: Fox failed my mother and countless others of its fans. While we can joke all we want about the “Fair and Balanced” motto, it’s a very low bar to simply give your audience decent health information. Opinion | Fox’s Fake News Contagion @nytopinion https://t.co/yRPC3Hmk6k Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 7:53am RT @kaitlancollins: Trump announced in mid-March that the government was partnering with private companies to set up drive-through testing sites in parking lots. Today HHS confirmed there are only five locations. And none are open to the general public. W/ @CristinaAlescihttps://t.co/qrQvIpV4zV Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 7:51am RT @jackshafer: Andrew Ferguson gives Tom Coburn, the Senate's leading crank, a splendid send-off. https://t.co/Jm0brBLvXM Jake Tapper 2 hours ago:   Wednesday Apr 1 - 7:49am Andrew Jack, 'Star Wars' actor and voice coach, dies from Covid-19 - CNN https://t.co/OzU7OfOrkr Jake Tapper 11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:18pm @sarahb@jamespmanleyhttps://t.co/EhkFRaYTCZ
Link to Image Jake Tapper 11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:54pm RT @CNN: For the second time in two days, police have charged a pastor with defying public orders against large gatherings by holding church services with hundreds of members https://t.co/IPOdFc2Wd7 Jake Tapper 11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:54pm RT @yashar: Gita Ramjee, a world-renowned virologist and vaccine scientist who dedicated her life to HIV prevention (particularly with women), has died due to the coronavirus. https://t.co/PLfZr7uESJ
Link to Image Jake Tapper 11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:47pm RT @AaronBesecker: .@TheBuffaloNews plans to furlough workers due to impact of coronavirus outbreak https://t.co/FlI8j83Jvv Jake Tapper 11 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:46pm RT @annehelen: Rural COVID-19 hotspot in Minnesota. Part of the explanation, a local health official says, is the amount of misinformation people in the area were consuming:
https://t.co/SrsLRF46nz Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:13pm RT @NateSilver538: Not a very encouraging data on the data front.
* Number of tests in the US has stagnated.
* 807 deaths recorded today vs. 511 yesterday.
* The rate of increase in detected new cases has slowed (partly because the number of tests has flattened), but they're still increasing. https://t.co/G7fcfXlBuQ Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:06pm Estimates Show Wuhan Death Toll Far Higher Than Official Figure https://t.co/TJ8cJOv9Ew Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:58pm RT @ryanstruyk: In order to be on track for an estimated ~150,000 deaths from coronavirus in the United States, and a peak of ~3,500 deaths per day, the University of Washington model cited by the White House would expect 781 deaths today.
The latest @CNN number is 830 deaths reported today. Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:49pm RT @CristinaAlesci: NEWS: Remember when Trump announced drive-thru #CovidTesting for Americans at Target, Walgreens, Walmart & CVS parking lots?
While these retailers have ~30K locations combined, only 5 locations offer testing as of today
story from @kaitlancollins & me https://t.co/dIFSz979ll Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:47pm RT @GovPritzker: We asked for millions of pieces of personal protective equipment from the federal government, and we’ve gotten 10% of what we asked for.
We asked for 4,000 ventilators, and we received a grand total of 450.
We need a comprehensive national solution — and we need it now. https://t.co/iiXQx9VC9U Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:47pm RT @CAFinUS: Stay home for our favourite band.
Link to Image Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:47pm RT @farhip: I admit I don’t know how these figures are compiled, but the ones for China seem deeply suspect. Massive population, great mobility, longest time for infections to spread...and *half* the cases of the U.S. with the same number of deaths? https://t.co/firDvFuilE
Link to Image Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:32pm Legendary jazz trumpeter Wallace Roney passed away at St. Joseph's University Medical Center in Paterson, NJ, Tuesday due to complications from coronavirus, according to this publicist. He was 59.
https://t.co/U0Z4RPQ3Nl Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:28pm RT @CAgovernor: “You’re hurting old people like me. Well, not me... I’ll never see you.”
Larry David wants everyone to stay home to protect older Californians from #COVID19!
He does not do these things.
Listen to Larry.
Link to Image Jake Tapper 12 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:26pm RT @davidaxelrod: Last yr, our daughter, Lauren, who has special needs, had a bad case of pneumonia. We stayed with her for many harrowing days in the ICU, as the ventilator did its work.
I can’t imagine not having been w/her during those dark days.
That’s the horror so many are going thru today. Jake Tapper 13 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:16pm RT @PatriciaMazzei: Florida @GovRonDeSantis said today that one reason why he has not issued a statewide order for people to stay home is that the White House task force has not recommended it:
"If they do, that's something that would carry a lot of weight with me.” Jake Tapper 13 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:11pm RT @brianstelter: "This is a fight. It is going to get worse. We are going to suffer. And you have to accept it not with fear, but within almost a fanatical sense of passion to FIGHT. Because that's the only way you have ever made it through anything hard in your life & this will be no different." https://t.co/dOqPlwmCrx
Link to Image Jake Tapper 13 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 9:06pm RT @brianstelter: >> @ChrisCuomo's intro for viewers tonight: "I tested positive. Scary, yes, as you might imagine -- but better me than you. My concern is what I may have put on my family, just like you would. That is hurting me way more than anything the virus can do." https://t.co/UbDnzW5TfR
Link to Image Jake Tapper 13 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:28pm RT @bendreyfuss: You can read this thing about Barbara that CNN did where they talked to her nuclear family. It is very sad but also a very good thing to read. https://t.co/69UiDD5tO1 Jake Tapper 14 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:20pm RT @MarshallCohen: Congratulations to the pundits who lauded Trump's "new and somber tone" 30 minutes ago when he was talking about the 100,000 dead Americans. Now, he's attacking Comey and McCabe (like old times) and criticizing Cuomo for asking for the medical supplies he needs to save lives. Jake Tapper 14 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:20pm RT @TomBossert: To clarify the “2 week” question I’m getting from WH briefing. NY should peak in 2 weeks, not end (see my Italy tweet). Other places are just starting & won’t peak for 4 weeks (IF people comply). I’d say the Nation could peak between 2-4 weeks. There will be variation by location Jake Tapper 14 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 8:12pm RT @gtconway3d: I wrote about how Sen. McConnell was gaslighting us today when he claimed impeachment “diverted the attention of the government” from the virus.
The truth is that GOP senators’ refusal to remove Trump—not impeachment—helped bring us to where we are now.
https://t.co/7fZs38d9b7 Jake Tapper 14 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 7:55pm RT @realDonaldTrump: 30 DAYS TO SLOW THE SPREAD
Link to Image Jake Tapper 16 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 5:26pm RT @ScottGottliebMD: Florida continues to show an acceleration in new #COVID19 cases, with Miami as one of a number of epicenters of spread. The state was probably heavily seeded at some point in early/mid February given pace of the case growth, which suggests there are multiple expanding clusters. https://t.co/CBywYaBj3k
Link to Image Jake Tapper 17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 4:52pm CNN: A 13-year-old boy from South London has died and become the youngest known victim of the novel Coronavirus in the UK, King’s College Hospital said in a statement to CNN on Tuesday. Jake Tapper 17 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 4:42pm RT @TheLeadCNN: The White House task force and CDC are discussing whether the public should wear masks. "There is some history... of recommending these masks universally in severe situations. One could argue we are in that severe situation," @drsanjaygupta says. https://t.co/hC6VzTUbAihttps://t.co/nHFYxI6YfD
Link to Image Jake Tapper 18 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 3:48pm @jackshafer When does the bourbon begin? Jake Tapper 18 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 3:28pm RT @rabrowne75: 2 weeks after SecDef @EsperDoD pledged to commit up to 2,000 ventilators, 5 million N-95 respirator masks, & DoD labs to perform non-DoD civilian Coronavirus tests, not a single ventilator has shipped, only 2 million masks have been shipped & no civilian tests have been conducted https://t.co/Y29CiX5F2B Jake Tapper 19 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 3:12pm RT @RoyalCanNavy: We remember Lieutenant Commander Everett Palmatier
A picture of courage #WeTheNavy#BOA75#WWIIhttps://t.co/wkoOaYoWZF Jake Tapper 19 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 3:03pm RT @JohnBerman: JUST NOW: "The president has said the states, are sort of on their own. They should go out and get these things...but the federal government is also... trying to purchase those same things."
MD Gov @LarryHogan on need for Federal Coordination.
Link to Image Jake Tapper 20 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 1:22pm According to CNN Health's tally of US cases that are detected and tested in the United States through US public health systems, there are at least 177,308 cases of coronavirus in the U.S.; 3,538 people have died in the US from coronavirus. Jake Tapper 21 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 1:02pm RT @OKnox: More journalism like this, please. I hear every day from listeners who say they don't know what they're eligible for and where they can apply for it.
https://t.co/2bP8Lk0HwM Jake Tapper 21 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:59pm RT @alaynatreene: A grim reality broken down by @politico this morning https://t.co/d6LCzAeeg3
Link to Image Jake Tapper 21 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:56pm RT @TankSchottle: Dear @ChrisCuomo
As a Special Olympics Athletes
My love message to you
My love and my prayers goes out to you ❤️
I be thinking of your kids and Cristina
I be thinking of you Chris
I wish you a speedy recovery ❤️ Jake Tapper 21 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:44pm RT @MilitaryTimes: Theodore Roosevelt captain makes urgent plea for individual quarantine sites as COVID-19 cases multiply
Link to Image Jake Tapper 21 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:30pm Larry Hogan and Gretchen Whitmer: What governors need from Washington during this health emergency https://t.co/ybShm2dEtB Jake Tapper 22 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 12:10pm CNN anchor Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus
https://t.co/0HzDkSz1ha Jake Tapper 22 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:32am https://t.co/2UwRdgZTzz
Link to Image Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:01am RT @joshrogin: Pompeo: "We've had a State Department official pass away because of this virus." Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 11:01am RT @CNN: Five more doctors have died in Italy from coronavirus, the Italian Federation of doctors said on Tuesday. There have now been at least 66 doctors die since the outbreak in Italy started. https://t.co/fRiJGaWLfC Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:48am RT @Patterico: The media is not wrong for asking the world’s most powerful man about his blatant misstatements regarding the biggest issue in the world. Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:48am RT @ryanstruyk: Dr. Fauci just now on @CNN: "If you look now, we're starting to see glimmers that [social distancing] is actually having some dampening effect." Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:48am RT @ryanstruyk: FAUCI: "When we get in a situation where we have enough masks, I believe there will be some very serious consideration about more broadening this recommendation of using masks." Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:47am RT @AaronBlake: Trump says he hasn't heard about coronavirus testing still being a problem.
If so, he hasn't been listening. Even Tuesday morning, 2 GOP governors reinforced this remains a problem.
https://t.co/VQzg40lxhu Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:46am RT @maggieNYT: https://t.co/7IpXTlIwcv Jake Tapper 23 hours ago:   Tuesday Mar 31 - 10:46am RT @farhip: Disturbing chart, from @nytimes, shows curve in U.S. not yet flattening, as it has elsewhere: https://t.co/4guxGv5cxi