“There is no such thing as a means of realizing for positive how or the place Mr. Cain contracted the coronavirus, however we do know he’s a fighter who has overwhelmed Stage four most cancers,” the assertion says.
Whereas it’s unclear the place Cain contracted the illness or how lengthy he had it, Cain was among the many a number of thousand attendees at Trump’s Tulsa rally, most of whom didn’t put on masks.
Cain, who Trump thought-about as his nominee for Federal Reserve chairman, wrote an op-ed about his expertise in Tulsa. He described the rally as “electrical” and derided media experiences that characterised the rally as a bust. The Trump marketing campaign was compelled last-minute to close down an out of doors overflow viewing occasion for lack of attendance. The marketing campaign had boasted of 1 million ticket requests, however solely a bit greater than 6,000 individuals partly crammed the sector that may maintain 19,000.
“The ambiance was electrical, and the president’s phrases have been inspiring,” Cain wrote in the Western Journal. “He offered a imaginative and prescient for uniting the nation, overcoming the remaining results of the pandemic and reinvigorating an financial system he had going sturdy earlier than the coronavirus confirmed up.”
The coronavirus that ravaged the nation within the spring and compelled nearly all enterprise and exercise to a halt has flared once more not too long ago in states throughout the nation.
After the rally, dozens of Secret Service brokers and officers who have been there have been ordered to self-quarantine for 2 weeks. Hours earlier than Trump’s rally, it was found that six advance staffers, together with two Secret Service staff, had examined constructive for covid-19. Two extra advance staffers examined constructive after returning to Washington.