French politics are not necessarily anything the US should emulate. But every now and again they hit on a good idea. In my view this is one:
France’s former health minister charged over handling of Covid crisis
Many officials in the Trump administration share responsibility for the politicization of our response to COVID-19. If this isn’t effectively malfeasance, nothing is. Is there a statute that would allow the prosecution of federal officials who minimized the need to respond to Covid? How about prosecuting governors? If so, would the exercise be useful in the long run?