'Personal Cruelty': Sen. Schatz On Infected Trump Returning To White House
"This is personal cruelty. This is a person who is sick, infecting others physically adjacent to him because he needs to fill the hole in his soul," says Sen. Schatz of Pres. Trump returning to the White House despite his Covid-19 diagnosis. Aired on 10/06/2020
President Donald Trump said Monday he's leaving the military hospital where he has been receiving an unprecedented level of care for COVID-19, immediately igniting a new controversy by declaring that despite his illness the nation should not be afraid of the virus that has killed more than 210,000 Americans. Upon returning to the White House Pres. Trump removed his mask and filmed a campaign video. In the video he tells Americans, "Don't let COVID dominate you, don't be afraid of it." Aired on 10/05/2020. President Trump arrived back at the White House after spending three days at Walter Reed Medical Center to receive treatment for coronavirus. After arriving the president removed his mask as he watched Marine One depart. President Donald Trump staged a dramatic return to the White House Monday night after leaving the military hospital where he was receiving an unprecedented level of care for Covid-19. He immediately ignited a new controversy by declaring that despite his illness the nation should not fear the virus that has killed more than 210,000 Americans — and then he entered the White House without a protective mask.