Trump Orders Houses of Worship Reopened ‘Right Now,’ Vows to Override States

Date: 2020-05-22 18:11:51


President Donald Trump declared houses of worship as essential services, and directed state governors to open them “right now.” At the White House, Trump said if the state leaders disagree, “I will override the governors.” During a White House news conference, Trump said churches, synagogues and mosques are “essential place” and says he’s directed the CDC to issue guidelines for places of worship to reopen.

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