CDC no assist to Connecticut at begin of pandemic; first electronic mail did not come till 6 weeks after pandemic declared | Politics & Authorities
Regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic raging within the early months of 2020, the U.S. Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention didn’t start speaking with Gov. Ned Lamont’s workplace till late April 2020, and that was solely to supply steering on easing mitigation measures already put in place by the governor’s administration.
A Freedom of Info Act request produced a whole bunch of communications between the CDC and the Lamont administration, nonetheless there have been zero communications to the governor’s workplace relating to the severity of COVID-19 nor what must be completed to mitigate the unfold.
The primary communication from the