GOP Sen Suggests Trump Wear Mask

Cheryl Sanders
June 30, 2020

"I do think. with the more information we have [and] knowledge today, wearing the mask is the best opportunity for us to keep this economy open". They should wear a mask,"said the top Republican in the House of Representatives".

Republican Senator Tim Scott of SC, where cases are spiking, posted a similar message on Twitter.

"For anyone, if you can't maintain social's just a good idea to wear a mask", Pence said.

On June 12, the Centres for Disease Control and Infection urged organisers of large gatherings to wear face mask as the George Floyd protests spread nationwide. "Your mask protects others and their mask protects you".

More than 30,000 deaths could be avoided by October if 95% of Americans wear face masks in public, according to research by the University of Washington. I just don't see any downside in the president being seen more often wearing it.

"COVID-19 can be transmitted quickly and easily-even by people who aren't experiencing symptoms".

There's a growing body of research that suggests face masks help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

"He's made it clear he doesn't want to wear a mask, but his federal government says everybody should wear a mask", Doocy said.

Oregon Governor Kate Brown also announced that state residents would be required to wear face coverings in indoor public spaces starting Wednesday.

In another development Monday, Jacksonville, the Florida city where Republicans are due to hold their national convention in August, declared face masks mandatory.

New Covid-19 infections are surging across much of the United States, with 2.6 million people now confirmed to have had the virus.

Republican lawmakers are making a public push for face coverings, splitting with mask-averse US President Donald Trump on the issue as Covid-19 cases surge in some Republican-leaning states.

"The President has plenty of admirers, they would follow his lead, it would help end this political debate", Alexander said. Face masks should not be worn by children under 2 years of age.

"People need to know that wearing masks can reduce transmission of the virus by as much as 50 percent, and those who refuse are putting their lives, their families, their friends, and their communities at risk", said Murray. "Kaine is either a cowboy or a bandit - I'm never sure which", Alexander said. In Palm Beach county in Florida, which is now fining people $250 for not wearing a mask, a public feedback forum last week featured residents falsely claiming that masks kill people, that they impede "God's wonderful breathing system" and that they are a politically-motivated tool created to kill off freedoms.

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