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Day 1170

1/ The CDC recommends all Americans wear simple “non-medical, cloth” masks in public. Trump, however, said “You can do it. You don’t have to do it. I’m choosing not to do it. It’s only a recommendation.” Trump stressed several times that the CDC’s new guidelines are “voluntary” and that he would not be wearing a mask the CDC is now recommending. Trump also underscored that medical masks should be reserved for health care workers and that masks are not a substitute for social distancing. (CNN / NPR)

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Michael Atkinson joins a long list of heroes who did the simplest of things to earn Trump’s ire: his duty.

And the GOP take that Trump is “within his rights to fire him” ignores that what is legal & what is right are 2 very different things.

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