Former VP Al Gore chimed in on the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world, blaming Trump for his initial response and claiming he misled many by using the word “hoax.”
I’m afraid many have been misled into thinking that some of his earlier statements about using the word hoax — and he used it in a specialized way — but saying it was going to disappear, those kinds of things, I feel badly for those who believe that stuff and have not been protecting themselves. Now, I think the president — to his credit — has been moving away from that. I think he’s learned that you can’t gaslight a virus. You’ve really got to pay attention to what the scientific facts are.
Former Vice President Al Gore says he gives President Trump credit for recently changing his rhetoric about the spread of novel coronavirus
— CNN Tonight (@CNNTonight) March 31, 2020
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