President Donald Trump answers questions after speaking about the coronavirus at the White House in Washington as Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci, Vice President Mike Pence, Robert Redfield, director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and US Surgeon General Dr Jerome Adams listen. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP Photo
President Donald Trump answers questions after speaking about the coronavirus at the White House in Washington as Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci, Vice President Mike Pence, Robert Redfield, director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and US Surgeon General Dr Jerome Adams listen. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP Photo

politico | Trump team says history will vindicate US president on coronavirus

  • Trump officials portrayed the president as a calm leader throughout the pandemic
  • President’s allies blame China, corporate media and Democrats for lying and politicising the coronavirus

Topic |   Donald Trump
President Donald Trump answers questions after speaking about the coronavirus at the White House in Washington as Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci, Vice President Mike Pence, Robert Redfield, director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and US Surgeon General Dr Jerome Adams listen. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP Photo
President Donald Trump answers questions after speaking about the coronavirus at the White House in Washington as Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci, Vice President Mike Pence, Robert Redfield, director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and US Surgeon General Dr Jerome Adams listen. Photo: Carolyn Kaster / AP Photo
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