‘I will override the governors’: Donald Trump declares houses of worship essential | Covid-19

"Today, I'm identifying houses of worship, churches, synagogue and mosques as essential places that provide essential services,"

US President Donald Trump says he considers houses of worship ‘essential’ and is calling on state governors to allow them to reopen this weekend.

In brief remarks at the White House Friday, the president said, “in America, we need more prayer, not less.”

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