It’s not incompetence. It is deliberate.

The Republican response to the coronavirus is not mere bungling.  It’s not an accident.

Disbanding a pandemic response team and leaving the nation vulnerable just to spite a prior president is a choice. Refusing to use the full powers of the Defense Production Act to ramp up production of desperately needed medical supplies is a choice. Pivoting to racism against Asian Americans and anti-immigrant rhetoric in response to criticism is a choice. Prioritizing the short-term health of the stock market over human lives by scheming to prematurely end social distancing is a choice.

Remember, when the Trump administration is over, that Republicans supported this President. They are all collaborators.

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