Trump Designates Houses Of Worship As Essential, Orders US Governors To Reopen Them
Friday, 22 May 2020 () US President Donald Trump has declared that churches, synagogues and mosques are ‘essential’ establishments. He ordered governors to allow them to reopen immediately, and threatened to override them if they refuse.
“These are places that hold our society together and keep our people united,” Trump announced at the...
President Donald Trump demanded states to deem houses of worship “essential” so they may reopen immediately. Trump threatened to “override” governors, but did not explain what authority he had to do so.
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,..