Trump called the distancing measure too disruptive for the economy and aims to restart the economy in the next three weeks.
A lot of people agree with me. Our country — it’s not built to shut down,” he told Fox News. “You can destroy a country this way by closing it down.”
He plans to open to bring everything back to normal by Easter which is on April 12.
One of the biggest economies of the world is being brought to massive disruption since the one-third population of the country has been directed stay-at-home orders.
Ipsos/Axios poll revealed that 48% of the American population has canceled their travel plans. 74% of the population has surrendered going to any type of gatherings.
He said, “we lose thousands and thousands of people a year to the flu. We don’t turn the country off.” He further added, “We lose much more than that to automobile accidents. We didn’t call up the automobile companies to say, ‘Stop making cars.'”
A bill has been passed giving $2 Trillion to businesses, locals, and hospitals which have been suffering because of the COVID-19 lockdown.
Trump elections campaigning is going to take a major halt back. More so, he has called for 15 days observation period which expires next week.