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Trump announces that houses of worship are ‘essential,’ calls on governors to open them up

FOXNews.com Friday, 22 May 2020
President Trump on Friday announced that new Centers for Disease Control guidance will classify houses of worship as “essential,” as he called on governors to allow them to open “right now” after being closed during the coronavirus lockdowns.
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