By Harriet Alexander For Dailymail.com
Published: 03:31 BST, 14 September 2020 | Updated: 06:01 BST, 14 September 2020
Donald Trump was incapable of 'rising to the occasion' of the coronavirus pandemic, Bob Woodward has said - describing the president as 'dynamite' which is ready to detonate at any minute with catastrophic consequences.
Woodward, whose book Rage has painted a remarkably damning portrait of a president, spoke on Sunday night to 60 Minutes.
The veteran Watergate reporter, who has interviewed every currently living president during their time in the Oval Office, was asked why in this, his 20th book, he decided to break with his own tradition and pass judgement on the president.
Woodward wrote that Trump is 'the wrong man for the job'.
Bob Woodward appeared on 60 Minutes on Sunday evening to discuss his book, Rage
Woodward spoke to Scott Pelley to discuss his 20th book, based on 18 interviews with Trump
'It's a conclusion based on evidence, overwhelming evidence, that he could not rise to