Trump Cancels CDC Visit, Will Attend Election Rally

Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar listens as President Donald Trump talks to reporters during a signing of a spending bill to combat the coronavirus, at the White House, Friday, March 6, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The White House has cancelled President Trumps visit to the Center for Disease Control & Prevention in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak in the US. The president is still scheduled to attend an election rally in Nashville.

With increasing reported cases in the US, including New York, Washington, and Maryland, there is concern the Trump Administration has downplayed the threat of COVID-19.

Click ▶️ to listen to AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan’s White House Report: