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Can Trump Save The Economy Without Reviving The Virus?

Patrick J. Buchanan, The American Conservative

The American people and nation are aware, fully engaged in the fight and gaining the whip hand over the pandemic. Hence, understandably, consideration is being given to resuscitating the U.S. economy before this nationwide shutdown plunges America into a full-blown depression that exacts its own toll. Upon this question the Trump presidency appears to hang: Will Trump’s actions flatten the curve and put the pandemic on an irreversible downward course in daily cases and deaths, as he produces a U-turn, if not a V-turn, dramatically driving the economy upward from depression and toward national prosperity? Can he revive the economy without reviving the virus?