Friday, 22 May 2020 () President Trump demanded that governors reopen churches, synagogues and mosques, threatening to override them if they refuse -- though it is unclear if he has that power. Weijia Jiang reports.
President Trump on Friday declared houses of worship are essential and need to be reopened. Meanwhile, former vice president Joe Biden is expressing regret over a comment he made on a popular radio show; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
The CDC warns that large indoor gatherings can be potential disease hotspots. Especially religious services.
There have been multiple reports of 'super-spreader' events at US churches and synagogues,..
President *Donald Trump* made a brief appearance at Friday's White House briefing to announce he's calling for houses of worship to be reopened. Mediaite Also reported by •CBS 2 •FOXNews.com •CBS News •Al Jazeera •Haaretz