Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak blasted President Trump’s “reckless and selfish” decision to host an indoor campaign rally in the state on Sunday night amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Sisolak released a statement bashing Trump just ahead of the president’s 7 p.m. PST event in Henderson, which was expected to draw thousands of supporters — and to violate Nevada’s restrictions on gatherings of 50 people or more.
“President Donald Trump is taking reckless and selfish actions that are putting countless lives in danger here in Nevada,” Sisolak said in the statement.
“The President appears to have forgotten that this country is still in the middle of a global pandemic.”
The Democratic governor said Trump was blatantly disregarding Nevada’s public health directives by holding the large indoor gathering, classified as “high-risk,” by the US Centers