Donald Trump says the US is ‘crushing’ Covid-19 as the country surpasses 220,000 deaths from the virus. Speaking at a campaign rally in Erie, Pennsylvania, Trump told voters “If you want depression, doom and despair. Vote for sleepy Joe Biden. And boredom”. Trump’s virus claims come in the same week he attacked top public health expert Dr Anthony Fauci despite the rising coronavirus case numbers in the country. Trump also blamed former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton when his microphone cut out during the rally