The fight against Covid-19 was never going to work while being led by local Governors and Mayors. Trump's lack of management skills and leadership has been sorely exposed.
Everyone failed on Covid-19
America’s Covid-19 epidemic is truly national. Every region has far too many coronavirus cases and deaths, with cases increasing in all 50 states and Washington, DC, for at least some time over the past couple of months.
All states are doing very badly on Covid-19
Trump and Congress’s failure is mostly to blame
But there have been genuine failures by local and state leaders