REPORT: Pelosi, Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half staff when US reaches certain number of coronavirus deaths

MAY 21, 2020

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The top Democrats in Congress are calling on President Trump to order that flags be flown at half staff at all public buildings on the day the U.S. reaches 100,000 deaths caused by the novel coronavirus.

In a letter sent to the president on Thursday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) wrote that the tribute would serve as a “national expression of grief so needed by everyone.”

The article goes on to state the following:

The U.S. could see its total number of coronavirus deaths pass the milestone soon.

As of this report Thursday morning, the United States has 1,594,715 reported cases of coronavirus, and 94,988 deaths attributed to the pandemic.

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