No mention of paid leave.— Ian Sams (@IanSams) March 12, 2020
No mention of unemployment benefits.
No mention of nutrition assistance, or education assistance for families whose kids may be forced out of school.
So, to recap, the President misstated what insurance companies will actually pay for; misstated that cargo would be blocked from Europe (it won't be); and left out a huge detail about the European travel ban that was decided before his speech and added relevant context. Uh-oh.— Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) March 12, 2020