are you fucking kidding me? this is enraging.
They’re out of space in the Corpus Christi morgue. Out of nurses in the RGV. Cases, hospitalizations & deaths are out of control in El Paso, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Houston. But we’re not out of options to turn this around: Issue stay at home order & allow vote by mail.
🔥TEXAS sets new COVID records 105 deaths, 3rd straight daily record Record 15.56% 7-day positivity rate (cc: @Vice President Mike Pence) 9,689 confirmed COVID patients in hospitals (+89) + near record 9,782 new cases
An updated timeline of Trump's insane coronavirus statements, via @Invictus If this isn't "fiddling while Rome burns", I don't know what is.
“It was notable to many people at all levels of the White House that [Cox] was openly collecting political intelligence for corporate special interests and lobbyists on K Street from deep inside the sanctum of the White House.”
"A carefully worded question from Rep. Turner (R-OH)...[seemed crafted to] cue Esper, potentially from Turner's awareness of the...underlying intel on the allegations. 'To the best of my recollection, I have not received a briefing that included the word bounty,' Esper said." 🙄
#RealityWinner—who served in the Air Force & rec’d a commendation for assisting in the capture of 100 enemy combatants—remains in prison 4 leaking the report that showed Trump was lying when he called Russian hacking a hoax. Manafort & Cohen have both been released early. 1/
This is bad bad bad. This is what happened in NYC.
A growing number of Houston residents are dying at home. That suggests coronavirus deaths in Houston may be higher than reported. https://www.texastribune.org/2020/07/08/houston-coronavirus-deaths-number/ via @Charles Ornstein / @Mike Hixenbaugh
“There’s no coming back for these Lincoln Project motherfuckers." @Tim Miller talks to GOP consultants off the record about 2020: They hate the president's enemies as much as the president does. Fear, hatred - and money - explains why they're still on board. https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/trump-reelection-chances-2020-house-senate-c...