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Trump declares churches ‘essential,’ calls on them to reopen

Seattle Times Saturday, 23 May 2020 ()
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has labeled churches and other houses of worship as “essential” and called on governors nationwide to let them reopen this weekend even though some areas remain under coronavirus lockdown. The president threatened Friday to “override” governors who defy him, but it was unclear what authority he has to do […]
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan reacted Saturday to President Donald Trump's push for house of worship to reopen.

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