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Trump skips G20 pandemic event to visit golf club as virus ravages US – The Guardian

198,500 new US cases reported in 24-hour period as president skips event focused on ‘coordinated response’ to Covid

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Donald Trump skipped the G20 summits Pandemic Preparedness event to visit one of his golf clubs on the same day that a record 198,500 new Covid-19 infections were reported in a 24-hour period in the United States.
The summit, attended by world leaders from across the globe, is being held virtually this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has now killed more than 250,000 Americans by far the largest total in the world.
Trumps apparent disinterest in the summit started earlier on Saturday…

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