Trump Is Slow Rolling Aid To States With Governors Who've Criticized Him

William James

Blue and red states receiving differential treatment in their access to the Strategic National Stockpile.

President Trump appears to be distributing coronavirus to states that typically vote Democratic or have governors who have criticized him in the past.States With Republican Governors: (via the Washington Post)

  1. Florida received 100% of requested medical supplies from the Trump admin in just 3 days. (Governor is friends with Trump).

  2. Maine received 5% of requested medical supplies from the Trump admin. (Governor has criticized Trump)

  3. Colorado received: 1 day's worth of requested medical supplies from the Trump admin. (Governor has criticized Trump)

  4. Massachusetts received 17% of requested medical supplies from the Trump admin. (Governor has criticized Trump)

Personal protective equipment is critical to keeping healthcare workers, such as doctors and nurses, safe while they treat those infected with the coronavirus. Personal protective equipment includes, gloves, masks and face shields.

President Trump has urged Governors to seek needed supplies on the private market.

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The question is (as much as I can totally see him doing just this sort if petty crap) were the supplies comparable for population and # of infected.


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