“Non solo [does Biden] ha le mani sporche di sangue per il numero di persone che sono morte sotto il suo controllo, che ora è più di quando Trump era presidente – e Biden ha i vaccini. Quindi ha il sangue sulle mani,” Gutfeld ha detto.
A total of more than 771,000 deaths of COVID-19 were reported since the beginning of the pandemic; 385,000 deaths were reported in 2020 e 386,000 nel 2021, secondo la Johns Hopkins University. Biden entered office during an apex of surging COVID-19 deaths, which at its highest amounted to more than 3,000 reported deaths per day at the end of January 2021. In the months into his presidency, the numbers tapered off before surging again.
In the early stages of the novel coronavirus pandemic, then-candidate Joe Biden and other Democrats said President Trump’s rhetoric on the origins of the novel disease was xenophobic.
“We are in the midst of a crisis with the coronavirus. We need to lead the way with science — not Donald Trump’s record of hysteria, xenophobia, and fear-mongering. He is the worst possible person to lead our country through a global health emergency,” Biden ha detto a febbraio 2020.
Il mese successivo, Biden then said, “Banning all travel from Europe — or any other part of the world — will not stop it.”
“I cinque” panel slammed Biden for appearing to flip-flop on COVID notably by ordering “air travel restrictions from South Africa and seven other countries” amid growing concern over the omicron variant that was first detected in southern Africa. The ban was slated to take effect Monday, secondo la Casa Bianca.
“As the president has said, we’re gonna take every precaution and that’s why we’ve taken the measures we have,” vicepresidente Kamala Harris disse.