It’s Under Control!

Data Sources: CDC, WHO, ECDC, NHC, JHU CSSE, DXY & QQ.

  • January 22: “We have it totally under control. It’s one person coming in from China. It’s going to be just fine.”
  • February 2: “We pretty much shut it down coming in from China.”
  • February 24: “The Coronavirus is very much under control in the USA… Stock Market starting to look very good to me!”
  • February 25: “CDC and my Administration are doing a GREAT job of handling Coronavirus.”
  • February 25: “I think that’s a problem that’s going to go away… They have studied it. They know very much. In fact, we’re very close to a vaccine.”
  • February 26: “The 15 (cases in the US) within a couple of days is going to be down to close to zero.”
  • February 26: “We’re going very substantially down, not up.”
  • February 27: “One day it’s like a miracle, it will disappear.”
  • February 28: “We’re ordering a lot of supplies. We’re ordering a lot of, uh, elements that frankly we wouldn’t be ordering unless it was something like this. But we’re ordering a lot of different elements of medical.”