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Photo shows President Trump wearing mask while touring Ford plant in Ypsilanti

Photo shows President Trump wearing mask while touring Ford plant in Ypsilanti
Posted at 9:18 AM, May 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-23 11:56:10-04

A new photo shows President Donald Trump wore a face mask during his tour of Ford's Rawsonville plant in Ypsilanti Thursday.

Trump has been against wearing masks when making visits.

The photo was tweeted out by Michigan GOP Press Secretary Hannah Osantowske but later deleted.

He later told reporters "I wore one in this back area, but I didn't want to give the press the pleasure of seeing it."

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel urged Trump to wear a face mask during his visit to the plant. She sent a letter to the White House saying members of the White House have a “legal,” “moral” and “social” responsibility to wear a face covering inside of the facility.

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