In mid March, as the global economy closed for business and the frightful and deadly phase of America’s coronavirus pandemic began in earnest, I started a daily email update to a list of friends and colleagues. I had a background in public relations, and in health-care policymaking in particular, and I had hoped to cut through the noise of hyper-politicized and sensationalized news coverage and provide people in the right-of-center policy orbit with a digest of credible public-health news and analysis.
In The News
Newsletter: Break out the Party Horns! Reason Magazine: Victim-Blaming During a Pandemic Doesn’t Make People Safer National Review: COVID-19 Ghouls and Scolds Blame Victims National Review: Vaccine Scare Tactics Are a Threat to Public Health National Review: The Truth about Huey Long POLITICO: Birthday of the Day – Ellen Carmichael, The Lafayette Company CNN: Ellen Carmichael on GOP minority outreach The Federalist: How Colorado’s Cory Gardner Turned The ‘War On Women’ Against Democrats