Trump Aide Says ‘We’re Not Going to Control the Pandemic’
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows declared: “We’re not going to control the pandemic.”
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LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — The coronavirus has reached the upper echelons of the White House again, with an outbreak among aides to Vice President Mike Pence just over a week from Election Day. A top White House official declared: “We’re not going to control the pandemic.” Officials on Sunday also scoffed at the notion of Pence dialing back in-person campaigning despite positive tests among several people in his office. Pence, who leads the White House’s…