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New Poll Shows Overwhelming Disapproval For Trump’s Response To Coronavirus

Sixty-seven percent of Americans disapprove of Donald Trump's response to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new poll.

The latest ABC News/Ipsos poll found a record low 33 percent approval rating for the way Trump has handled the COVID-19 pandemic, down from 54 percent in March and 41 percent in mid-June.

Since May, Trump has focused little attention on curbing the pandemic.

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Crisis: Hospitals in Houston ‘Are Full” With New Covid-19 Patients

Reprinted with permission from ProPublica

HOUSTON — Houston hospitals have been forced to treat hundreds of COVID-19 patients in their emergency rooms — sometimes for several hours or multiple days — as they scramble to open additional intensive care beds for the wave of seriously ill people streaming through their doors, according to internal numbers shared with NBC News and ProPublica.

At the same time, the region's 12 busiest hospitals are increasingly telling emergency responders that they cannot safely accept new patients, at a rate nearly three times that of a year ago, according to data reviewed by reporters.

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Blowing Up The Billionaires’ Big Con — And Its Connection To Covid-19

This article was produced by Economy for All, a project of the Independent Media Institute.

About 75 percent of Americans trusted the federal government to "do what is right" when polled during most of the last years of the Eisenhower administration and early years of Lyndon B. Johnson's presidency.

In 2019, when the Pew Research Center released its most recent poll of public trust in the government, only 17 percent of Americans trusted their government. It's so bad that armed protesters have shown up nationwide to protest the "tyranny" of having to wear masks during a pandemic… and have been cheered on by the president of the United States and Fox News.

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Experts Warn Trump’s Push To Reopen Schools Will Be Perilous

Education groups and advocates are slamming Donald Trump and his administration for demanding that schools reopen this fall, saying that "conflicting guidance" and a lack of government funding will put students and educators at risk from the coronavirus if they do.

In a joint statement published on Tuesday, six groups representing the interests of educators and parents, including the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers, noted: "Without a comprehensive plan that includes federal resources to provide for the safety of our students and educators with funding for Personal Protective Equipment, socially distanced instruction, and addressing racial inequity, we could be putting students, their families, and educators in danger."

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