Tucker Carlson says alleged Nashville coronavirus data ‘cover-up,’ other obfuscations ‘unforgivable’
Tucker Carlson, the host of ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight,’ on Thursday called an alleged cover-up in the Nashville mayor’s office over how many coronavirus cases are linked to bars and restaurants and other believed instances of politicians obfuscating about the data “unforgivable.”
Carlson said a FOX 17 Nashville reporter obtained emails from Democratic Mayor John Cooper’s office “that discussed the fact that only a very low number cases have been traced to bars and restaurants in the city.”
As of June 30, bars and restaurants had led to just 22 virus cases compared to more than 1,000 in nursing homes in Nashville, private data within the mayor’s office showed, according to Carlson.
“Numbers like this could be great news for the city of Nashville. Bars and restaurants have…