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Trump deems churches 'essential,' calls for them to reopen

CTV News Friday, 22 May 2020 ()
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that he has deemed churches and other houses of worship "essential" and called on governors across the country to allow them to reopen this weekend despite the threat of spreading the coronavirus.
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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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