Governor of South Dakota. Kristi NoemTrump’s golden statue of Trump on CPAC was mocked online (right) At her address In Conservative Politics Action Conference (CPAC) Saturday touted her state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, while Criticize leaders of other countries for taking restrictive measures to combat the virus.
Noem, former ally President TrumpSpeaking in Orlando, Florida on Saturday, he pointed out that the United States needs conservatives for some reason-2020.
She said: “Why the United States only needs conservatives to answer, only mentioning a year, that year is 2020.” She continued: “Everyone knows that we went from a turbulent economy almost overnight A tragic nationwide shutdown.” She continued before attributing the low unemployment rate in early 2020 to Trump.
The governor of South Dakota went on to say that once a pandemic hits, many states choose to implement massive shutdowns, which Noam said resulted in massive job losses, school closures and economic decline.
She said: “Now let me be clear: COVID has not overwhelmed the economy, the government has overwhelmed the economy.”
Noem added that South Dakota is the only state that has never ordered “a business or a church to close,” nor has it issued an asylum-in-place order or mask order, which drew warm applause and applause from many people.
Noem also aimed Anthony FauciOne dose of Anthony Fauci Pfizer vaccine can provide important protection for those who have been vaccinated with COVID-19: Fauci Research: No matter which COVID-19 vaccine is available, “accept” Julia Roberts awarded Fauci the Courage Award: “You have been Is our beacon’ more, The top infectious disease expert in the United States, claims President BidenJoe Biden (Joe Biden) The Democrats of the House of Representatives passed the minimum wage increase. 9T COVID-19 relief bill Biden held a virtual bilateral meeting with the President of Mexico. The Capitol riots involved more than 300 peopleThe chief medical adviser of “a lot”, this comment was also warmly welcomed by the participants.
Noem explained: “We have never looked at the number of cases. On the contrary, we have always looked at the capacity of the hospital. Now Dr. FauciOne dose of Anthony Fauci Pfizer vaccine can provide important protection for those who have been vaccinated with COVID-19: Fauci Research: No matter which COVID-19 vaccine is available, “accept” Julia Roberts awarded Fauci the Courage Award: “You have been Is our beacon’ more, He told me that on the worst day, I will have 10,000 patients hospitalized. On the worst day, we were only a little over 600. ”
Although Noem defended her special approach to this pandemic, despite the relatively small population (about 884,000 cases), this fall, South Dakota reported the highest number of coronavirus cases and deaths per capita in any state in the United States. .
In August, the state hosted the “Sturgis Motorcycle Rally”, where nearly half a million people gathered in a county in South Dakota. The incident was later related to some epidemics in Dakota and surrounding states.
Since then, the state has recovered from the autumn boom.
according to New York Times Coronavirus Database, In total, the state has been infected with more than 112,000 cases of coronavirus due to the virus, resulting in 1,886 deaths.
Noem has not made it clear whether she intends to bid for the White House in 2024, but her comments at CPAC may provide potential points of discussion in the bid for the GOP presidential nomination.
Presidential candidates often speak at gatherings, providing them with an opportunity to attract broad recognition and support from the faithful of the Republican Party.
recent Politics/morning consultation polls Among the potential 2024 potential competitors, Nome accounted for 1%. Most people said that if Trump runs again, they will support Trump himself.
A source familiar with the matter confirmed to Hill this week that there will be Fundraising Noam’s 2022 governorship campaign at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club hosted by Donald Trump Jr. and his girlfriend next month Kimberly GuilfoyleKimberly Guilfoyle.
Noem loudly stated her close relationship with the former president, including what she said late last month She gave to Trump A $1,100 bust depicting the former president During the pandemic, it was controversial during the Independence Day of Mount Rushmore in July last year.
Trump spoke in front of thousands of people during his visit, many of whom did not face masks or distance themselves from society.
Update 11:33 pm