President Trump on Monday tweeted a photo of himself in a face mask and stated it was patriotic to put on one amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“We’re United in our effort to defeat the Invisible China Virus, and many individuals say that it’s Patriotic to put on a face mask when you possibly can’t socially distance. There’s no one extra Patriotic than me, your favourite President!” Trump tweeted.
The message follows months of Trump avoiding being seen in public wearing a mask, as he touted a message of reopening the economic system following enterprise closures in March and April.
Senior Republicans lately have urged extra folks to put on masks, arguing it might permit companies to reopen safely and curb an increase in infections throughout the South and the Southwest.
The picture of Trump seems to be from a go to to the Walter Reed navy hospital close to Washington this month. Trump gained rave evaluations on social media for his look in a darkish blue mask with a presidential seal in gold.