US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

politico | Coronavirus: Mike Pence flouts hospital policy and goes maskless in Mayo Clinic visit

  • US vice-president follows Trump’s lead in refusing to wear face covering on tour, during which he met health workers and a patient
  • Pence was briefed on policy before arrival, and masks were made available to him

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
US Vice-President Mike Pence (centre) tours Mayo Clinic facilities in Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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