Tug Review Crew: Rookie
- Jul 17, 2006
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AMLO is more concerned with the economy than with the spread of Covid-19, which could prove disastrous. Even last week, he told people to live life as usual and go out to eat in restaurants with your families to strengthen the economy. The low number of confirmed cases (just under 500) is due to almost nonexistent testing. Others in his party (the govenor of Puebla) say the poor are immune to the virus. We'll soon see how a laissez faire attitude towards the spread of the virus plays out. My month-long vacation in Mexico was cancelled, and I have no plans to go down until things calm down. My heart goes out to people who are going to suffer - and it's not going to just be the rich.
Some doctors say Mexico could become the new Italy — or worse.
The governor of the central Mexican state of Puebla told reporters Wednesday that poor people "are immune" from the coronavirus.