Navarro Grows Irate As He Accuses CNN Host Of 'Cherry Picking' Trump's COVID Downplay

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White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Sunday found himself in a heated exchange with CNN's Jake Tapper as the anchor took him to task on President Trump's…
White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Sunday found himself in a heated exchange with CNN's Jake Tapper as the anchor took him to task on President Trump's purposeful downplaying of the COVID-19 pandemic in its early stages, according to legendary journalist Bob Woodward's forthcoming book.

When pressed on why Trump misled the public on COVID-19 — citing his remarks to Woodward in a Feb. 7 interview when the President privately expressed fear over COVID-19 after being warned by national security officials in late January that it would be the worst pandemic in a century, which contrasted his public downplaying of the…
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