Friday on CNN’s “The Lead,” anchor Jake Tapper criticized President Donald Trump’s focus and comments on mail-in voting and coronavirus testing.
Tapper said, “In our politics lead, we are 94 days away from the presidential election. And President Trump down in the polls continuing to face a deadly pandemic and economic catastrophe continues to focus instead on conspiracy theories in an apparent attempt to preemptively undermine the results of the November 3 election.”
In a clip, Trump said, “This is going to be the greatest election disaster in history. It’ll be fixed. It’ll be rigged.”
Tapper said, “No evidence of any of that, of course. The Trump campaign is currently suspending tv ads until its new campaign manager, and his team can figure out their new message. The irony, of course, is that if the president put the full weight of the federal government towards containing this pandemic, which has