Herman Cain Posted Anti-Mask Tweet Before Being Hospitalized With Coronavirus

Herman Cain Posted Anti-Mask Tweet Before Being Hospitalized With Coronavirus July 2, 2020

Irony: Herman Cain, former 2012 presidential candidate and co-chair of Black Voices for Trump, has been hospitalized with coronavirus after posting anti-mask propaganda to his social media accounts.

Fox News reports:

Former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has been hospitalized and is being treated for COVID-19, according to a statement Thursday.

Cain’s staff announced on Twitter that the 74-year-old businessman was admitted to the hospital near Atlanta on Wednesday, but is doing well and is not on a ventilator. Cain was notified on Monday that he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus and by Wednesday had developed symptoms serious enough that he required hospitalization, the statement said.

CNN reports

Former 2012 Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is receiving treatment for coronavirus at an Atlanta-area hospital, according to a statement posted to his Twitter account.

Cain, a contributor for conservative media outlet Newsmax, was hospitalized Wednesday “after he had development symptoms serious enough that he required hospitalization” and was informed Monday that he tested positive for the virus.

Cain, as a co-chair of Black Voices for Trump, was one of the surrogates at President Donald Trump’s June 20 rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

A statement from Cain’s people notes that the conservative tested positive on June 29, and “had developed symptoms serious enough” that he was hospitalized in the Atlanta area on July 1.

Before being hospitalized Cain tweeted a statement celebrating the fact that “masks will not be mandatory” at an upcoming rally to be attended by Trump:

Masks will not be mandatory for the event, which will be attended by President Trump.  PEOPLE ARE FED UP!

On Twitter, people mocked Cain for his ridiculous tweet:

Bottom line: Herman Cain, former 2012 presidential candidate and co-chair of Black Voices for Trump, has been hospitalized with coronavirus after posting anti-mask propaganda to his social media accounts.

Herman Cain Posted Anti-Mask Tweet Before Being Hospitalized With Coronavirus (Image via Screen Grab)
Herman Cain Posted Anti-Mask Tweet Before Being Hospitalized With Coronavirus (Image via Screen Grab)
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