Trump told Woodward that he didnt see coronavirus as the leadership test of a lifetime – CNN

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Brian Todd reports. “,”descriptionText”:”Department of Health and Human Services spokesman Michael Caputo apologized to staffers for a rant in which he accused career government scientists of “sedition” and working to undermine President Donald Trump, multiple sources familiar with the situation told CNN. Brian Todd reports. “},{“title”:”Lindsey Graham releases tax returns, mocks rival to do the same”,”duration”:”01:47″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/lindsey-graham-taxes-south-carolina-harrison-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/lindsey-graham-taxes-south-carolina-harrison-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915161521-01-trump-graham-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/lindsey-graham-taxes-south-carolina-harrison-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is getting heat for mocking his Democratic rival Jaime Harrison for not releasing his tax returns while not pressuring President Trump to do the same. “,”descriptionText”:”Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is getting heat for mocking his Democratic rival Jaime Harrison for not releasing his tax returns while not pressuring President Trump to do the same. “},{“title”:”Blitzer tells Kushner to relay message to Trump over ‘disgusting’ retweet “,”duration”:”01:43″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/kushner-biden-trump-tweet-wolf-reaction-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/kushner-biden-trump-tweet-wolf-reaction-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915173837-kushner-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/kushner-biden-trump-tweet-wolf-reaction-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/wolf-blitzer-profile” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Wolf Blitzeru003c/a> asks President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner about the President’s latest retweet of an image that baselessly accused Joe Biden of being a pedophile.”,”descriptionText”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/wolf-blitzer-profile” target=”_blank”>CNN’s Wolf Blitzeru003c/a> asks President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner about the President’s latest retweet of an image that baselessly accused Joe Biden of being a pedophile.”},{“title”:”Jon Stewart blasts Congress for giving veterans the cold shoulder”,”duration”:”01:54″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/jon-stewart-supports-sick-veterans-bill-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/jon-stewart-supports-sick-veterans-bill-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915183056-jon-stewart-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/jon-stewart-supports-sick-veterans-bill-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”John Stewart, former host of the Daily Show was is back in Washington, DC, in support for a new bill supporting sick veterans. The bill called the Presumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020 is aimed at helping veterans who were exposed to harmful fumes that came from burn pits.”,”descriptionText”:”John Stewart, former host of the Daily Show was is back in Washington, DC, in support for a new bill supporting sick veterans. The bill called the Presumptive Benefits for War Fighters Exposed to Burn Pits and Other Toxins Act of 2020 is aimed at helping veterans who were exposed to harmful fumes that came from burn pits.”},{“title”:”Israel, UAE and Bahrain sign diplomatic agreement at White House”,”duration”:”02:37″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/israel-uae-bahrain-white-house-marquardt-dnt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/israel-uae-bahrain-white-house-marquardt-dnt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915155528-02-abraham-accords-signing-0915-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/israel-uae-bahrain-white-house-marquardt-dnt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined the foreign ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House to mark historic normalization agreements between Israel and the two Arab countries. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/alex-marquardt” target=”_blank”>Alex Marquardtu003c/a> reports. “,”descriptionText”:”President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined the foreign ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House to mark historic normalization agreements between Israel and the two Arab countries. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/alex-marquardt” target=”_blank”>Alex Marquardtu003c/a> reports. “},{“title”:”South Dakota attorney general involved in fatal car crash”,”duration”:”01:14″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/south-dakota-attorney-general-car-crash-jason-ravnsborg-eg-orig.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/south-dakota-attorney-general-car-crash-jason-ravnsborg-eg-orig.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915012602-jason-ravnsborg-facebook-profile-image-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/south-dakota-attorney-general-car-crash-jason-ravnsborg-eg-orig.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”South Dakota’s attorney general Jason Ravnsborg struck and killed a man while driving after he initially told police he had hit a deer, the South Dakota Department of Public Safety said. Ravnsborg says he did stop to investigate after the incident, but did not see anything until he returned the next day.”,”descriptionText”:”South Dakota’s attorney general Jason Ravnsborg struck and killed a man while driving after he initially told police he had hit a deer, the South Dakota Department of Public Safety said. Ravnsborg says he did stop to investigate after the incident, but did not see anything until he returned the next day.”},{“title”:”Trump to Woodward: I bailed after someone sneezed”,”duration”:”01:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/donald-trump-coronavirus-sneeze-bob-woodward-harwood-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/donald-trump-coronavirus-sneeze-bob-woodward-harwood-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200904130456-04-trump-0904-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/donald-trump-coronavirus-sneeze-bob-woodward-harwood-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Trump tells journalist Bob Woodward about a time he left the Oval Office after a man sneezed amid coronavirus concerns in an audio excerpt as Woodward’s book “Rage” releases.”,”descriptionText”:”President Trump tells journalist Bob Woodward about a time he left the Oval Office after a man sneezed amid coronavirus concerns in an audio excerpt as Woodward’s book “Rage” releases.”},{“title”:”Susan Pompeo asked State Department for help sending personal cards”,”duration”:”01:52″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/15/susan-pompeo-christmas-cards-newday-atwood-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/15/susan-pompeo-christmas-cards-newday-atwood-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200915071256-susan-and-mike-pompeo-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/15/susan-pompeo-christmas-cards-newday-atwood-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”u003ca href=”/2020/09/14/politics/susan-pompeo-christmas-cards/index.html” target=”_blank”>Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s wife asked State Department staff u003c/a>to help send personal family Christmas cards, according to an email exchange obtained by the State Department Office of Inspector General as part of an investigation into potential misuse of taxpayer resources, a source familiar with the investigation told CNN. CNN’s Kylie Atwood tells us more. “,”descriptionText”:”u003ca href=”/2020/09/14/politics/susan-pompeo-christmas-cards/index.html” target=”_blank”>Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s wife asked State Department staff u003c/a>to help send personal family Christmas cards, according to an email exchange obtained by the State Department Office of Inspector General as part of an investigation into potential misuse of taxpayer resources, a source familiar with the investigation told CNN. CNN’s Kylie Atwood tells us more. “},{“title”:”Presidential candidates continue to fight for Latino vote”,”duration”:”03:21″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-florida-latino-voter-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-florida-latino-voter-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200914121834-biden-tax-spending-plans-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-florida-latino-voter-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Jake Tapper examines Joe Biden’s presidential campaign strategy to appeal to the Latino voters in Florida less than two months from Election Day. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Jake Tapper examines Joe Biden’s presidential campaign strategy to appeal to the Latino voters in Florida less than two months from Election Day. “},{“title”:”Watch official challenge Trump on climate crisis”,”duration”:”02:07″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/14/trump-california-trip-fires-climate-change-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/14/trump-california-trip-fires-climate-change-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200914170502-trump-california-trip-fires-climate-change-lead-vpx-00000000-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/14/trump-california-trip-fires-climate-change-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Trump visited California and met with officials about the massive wildfires afflicting the state, and cast doubt on the science behind the climate crisis.”,”descriptionText”:”President Trump visited California and met with officials about the massive wildfires afflicting the state, and cast doubt on the science behind the climate crisis.”},{“title”:”Climate science denier appointed to top position at NOAA”,”duration”:”03:29″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/14/david-legates-climate-science-denier-noaa-top-position-todd-tsr-pkg-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/14/david-legates-climate-science-denier-noaa-top-position-todd-tsr-pkg-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200914175952-david-legates-todd-pkg-tsr-0914-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/14/david-legates-climate-science-denier-noaa-top-position-todd-tsr-pkg-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”David Legates, a longtime climate change skeptic, has been appointed by the Trump administration to help run the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the federal agency charged with producing “much of the climate research funded” by the government, The Washington Post reports.”,”descriptionText”:”David Legates, a longtime climate change skeptic, has been appointed by the Trump administration to help run the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the federal agency charged with producing “much of the climate research funded” by the government, The Washington Post reports.”},{“title”:”Trump ignores climate change science”,”duration”:”02:38″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/14/trump-wildfires-climate-change-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/14/trump-wildfires-climate-change-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200914145453-trump-newsom-0914-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/14/trump-wildfires-climate-change-coronavirus-collins-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Kaitlan Collins reports on President Trump’s trip to California to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom about the wildfires and his reluctance to believe climate science.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Kaitlan Collins reports on President Trump’s trip to California to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom about the wildfires and his reluctance to believe climate science.”},{“title”:”Biden describes the four historic crises the US is facing”,”duration”:”01:41″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-four-historic-crises-delaware-remarks-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-four-historic-crises-delaware-remarks-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200914134408-01-biden-climate-change-0914-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/09/14/joe-biden-four-historic-crises-delaware-remarks-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden says that the United States is facing one of the most difficult moments in the nation’s history, with u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/14/politics/joe-biden-wildfires-climate-crisis/index.html” target=”_blank”>”four historic crises all at the same time.” u003c/a>”,”descriptionText”:”Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden says that the United States is facing one of the most difficult moments in the nation’s history, with u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/14/politics/joe-biden-wildfires-climate-crisis/index.html” target=”_blank”>”four historic crises all at the same time.” u003c/a>”}],’js-video_headline-featured-n12gd3′,”,”js-video_source-featured-n12gd3″,true,true,’this-week-in-politics’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length