2020 presidential hopefuls former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-VT, have both cancelled planned campaign rallies in Cleveland, Ohio Tuesday amid growing concern over the recent outbreak of COVID-19.
The following are their official statements:
In the coming days. Vice President Biden thanks all of his supporters who wanted to be with us in Cleveland this. Additional details on where Vice President Biden will address the press tonight are forthcoming. 2/2
— Kate Bedingfield (@KBeds) March 10, 2020
The Bernie Sanders campaign says it is cancelling his rally in Ohio tonight “out of concern for public health.” The state has declared a state of emergency over coronavirus. pic.twitter.com/YzDJ6qifQj
— Holly Otterbein (@hollyotterbein) March 10, 2020