Dozens of Secret Service brokers and officers have been informed to self-quarantine after they could have been contaminated with coronavirus at Trump’s Tulsa rally.
Dozens of Secret Service officers and brokers who had been on web site for President Trump’s rally in Tulsa final week had been ordered to self-quarantine after two of their colleagues examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus, a part of the fallout from Trump’s insistence on holding the mass gathering over the objections of public well being officers.
The Secret Service instructed staff who labored the Tulsa occasion to remain at dwelling for 14 days once they returned from the weekend journey, in accordance with two folks accustomed to the company’s resolution.
Trump’s must have his ego stroked has doubtlessly impacted his personal security as he’s weakening the Secret Service by placing the well being of individuals whose responsibility it’s to guard the president in jeopardy.
Earlier than the rally, there was quite a lot of speak in regards to the potential for the unfold of coronavirus amongst attendees, and whereas we might not understand how many individuals had been contaminated on the rally for a minimum of two weeks, Trump also put the health at risk of his campaign staff and anybody who labored in a assist position on the rally
Jacksonville voters don’t want Trump’s convention in their city, and the plight of the Secret Service exhibits why Trump is making COVID nice once more.
Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor and Senior White Home and Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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