How Trump Lied About China and the Coronavirus
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference on the COVID-19 outbreak as CDC Principal Deputy Director Anne Schuchat looks on, at the White House on Feb. 26.Drew Angerer/Getty Images
What did President Donald Trump know about the novel coronavirus, and when did he know it?
Trump says China, the World Health Organization, and his intelligence briefers misled him or failed to warn him about the virus. But his statements in January and February, juxtaposed with what advisers were telling hi…