President Donald Trump refused to wear a mask during a visit to a Ford auto plant because he would be caught on camera wearing one.
President Trump was seen not wearing a face mask during his visit to the Honeywell factory in Arizona, which manufactures N95 masks. Illinois asked for more than 1 million N95 masks to help health care workers fighting coronavirus. Instead, Trump sent 300,000 surgical masks. The president has repeatedly failed to take the recommended COVID-19 precaution of wearing a mask, but keeps pushing bogus theories and untested drugs. Philip Rucker and Nancy Cook discuss. Aired on 05/18/2020. The mayor of Los Angeles urged 4 million residents to wear masks to combat the coronavirus when they walk out in public. Mayor Eric Garcetti reminded people to practice safe social distancing as he donned a black cloth mask to make his point. (April 2)