US has over 1,200 new covid deaths which is the biggest one day total since the end of May. The good news is that new cases have plateaued in red states. Although, they seemed to do that after the states bypassed the CDC and gave numbers straight to Trump’s people so the veracity of these numbers may be questionable.
Texas Rep and anti-masker Louie Gohmert just tested positive for coronavirus.
NEWS … Texas Rep. LOUIE GOHMERT (@replouiegohmert) has tested positive for the coronavirus.
A conservative think tank leader and former Trump admin official says the quiet part loud:
The chief economist for a conservative Texas think tank is facing fierce backlash for a recent racist tweet that said schools should open since most of the people dying from coronavirus in Texas are elderly or Hispanic. https://t.co/CPQSqY6rcA
She was later released and it turns out that the kidnappers were also cops. And I’m using the term kidnapping here because that is in no way an arrest. It’s a strong arm tactic being used to promote fear, not order. If police want respect perhaps they should stop acting like John Wayne Gacy.