His speech is being billed as “Remarks to Peaceful Protesters for Law & Order,” according to an invitation. He’ll address the crowd from the Truman Balcony off of the Blue Room, a large state room on the main floor of the White House. More than two thousand guests have been invited, according to a person familiar with the event.
In a statement, the White House said attendees will be “instructed” to wear a mask while at the complex, but will only be screened for Covid-19 with a temperature check and “brief questionnaire” — not a test. The statement added that attendees will be “strongly encouraged,” but not required, to follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s coronavirus guidelines, such as social distancing and mask wearing…
On Monday, Trump will resume his campaign travel, heading to Sanford, Fla., for a MAGA rally.
Florida is a critical state for Trump in the upcoming election, and his campaign has been making an aggressive play to win over Latino and Hispanic voters in the region. As part of that push, Vice President Mike Pence will also travel to Florida on Saturday for a bus tour starting in Orlando.