President Trump defended comments he made earlier this year about the coronavirus pandemic in interviews with journalist Bob Woodward, telling Fox News’ “Hannity” Wednesday that he wanted to “show a calmness.”
“I’m the leader of the country, I can’t be jumping up and down and scaring people,” Trump told host Sean Hannity. “I don’t want to scare people. I want people not to panic, and that’s exactly what I did.”
The above is an excerpt from Fox News.
His goal all along over the course of the 10-month project was to get the reporting to the public in time for the November elections. "What's the demarcation line? The election," he says. 6/
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