‘Irresponsible’ Eric Trump Slammed For High-Fiving, Shaking Hands With Maskless Voters

Written by on October 21, 2020

Eric Trump ignored coronavirus security pointers to high-five and shake fingers with supporters of his father, President Donald Trump.

The president’s son ― who was out on the marketing campaign path in Michigan on behalf of his dad Tuesday ― didn’t put on a masks throughout the trade. Neither did a lot of the supporters.

Michigan is at present struggling a speedy uptick in new every day confirmed instances of COVID-19. Greater than 7,000 individuals within the state have now died from the coronavirus. It has sickened at the very least 149,000 extra.

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Trump additionally tweeted a photograph of himself standing shoulder to shoulder with different maskless supporters of his father in Livingston County:

And this image of supporters ― additionally not carrying masks ― within the crowd at an occasion in Lansing:

Critics slammed Eric Trump as “irresponsible” for flouting Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention recommendation that individuals ought to put on face masks, keep away from shut contact and socially distance to gradual the unfold of COVID-19.

Additionally they reminded the president’s son of his personal father’s contraction of the illness that noticed him hospitalized for 3 days earlier this month.

His brother, Donald Trump. Jr., has drawn related criticism in latest weeks by attending related rallies.

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